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Kenny Welcome
Kenny Welcome

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
New Orleans, La.

High School:
McDonogh 35

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 290

Position:
Defensive Tackle

Birthdate:
02/09/1992

Experience:
3L

Major:
Business Management


02/23/2013

Football Wraps Up Week Two Of Spring Practice On Saturday

Quarterbacks shine as the Green Wave hold practice at the New Orleans Saints indoor facility

11/09/2012

TULANE FOOTBALLBATTLES MEMPHIS ON SATURDAY AT THE LIBERTY BOWL

Green Wave looks to snap six-game skid vs. the Tigers; pick up first road win in 2012

11/01/2012

Football To Host Rice In Homecoming Contest On Saturday

Green Wave look for second straight win and third in their last four games when Owls invade the Superdome

10/25/2012

Football To Square Off Against UAB on Saturday In Superdome

Green Wave look to get back on track following narrow road loss at UTEP; kickoff scheduled for 2:30 p.m.

10/23/2012

Johnson Talks To Media During Football's Weekly Press Conference

Green Wave look to bounce back from narrow loss at UTEP when they play host to UAB on Saturday

09/13/2014

Tulane vs. Southestern Louisiana - Yulman Stadium - Sept. 13, 2014

Tulane hosted Southeastern Louisiana in the first night game on campus since 1974 - Yulman Stadium - Sept. 13, 2014

12/21/2013

R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Tulane vs. Louisiana-Lafayette

Tulane vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013

Career Notes: Three-year letterman has 47 tackles (24 solo, 23 assists), 5.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, two forced fumbles and a pair of pass break-ups during his career...played in 33 games with 13 starts...enters fall practice No. 2 on the depth chart at nose tackle.

2013: Played in all 13 games with two starts at defensive tackle as a junior...finished the year with 17 tackles (9 solo, 8 assists) and 2.5 tackles for loss...logged a season-best four tackles twice: 3 solo, 1 assist with a half tackle for loss vs Jackson State (8/29) and 2 solo, 2 assists vs Louisiana-Lafayette in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (12/21)...added three assisted tackles with a half tackle for loss at FAU (11/2)...posted two stops (1 solo, 1 assist) with a tackle for loss vs Tulsa (10/26)...had single-tackle performances on four occasions: at Louisiana Tech (9/12), at Syracuse (9/21), vs East Carolina (10/12 and at Rice (11/30)...off the field, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2012: Saw action in all 12 games with 11 starts - nine at nose tackle and two at defensive tackle - as a sophomore...led the team in forced fumbles (2) while sitting fifth in sacks (1.5), tied for sixth in pass break-ups (2) and seventh in tackles for loss (3.0) while posting 26 tackles (13 solo, 13 assists)...tackle total was tied for second among the team's defensive linemen...posted six multiple-tackle outings, including a career-best five (1 solo, 4 assists) at UTEP (10/20)...recorded four tackles twice: all solo with a tackle for loss and a forced fumble vs Rutgers (9/1) and 1 solo, 3 assists with a half sack at Louisiana-Lafayette (10/6)...had a forced fumble and a sack among three solo stops vs Ole Miss (9/22)...had a pass break-up at Tulsa (9/8) and at Memphis (11/10)...had a half tackle for loss among three tackles (2 solo, 1 assist) vs SMU (10/13)...also had three stops (1 solo, 3 assists) vs East Carolina (11/17)...off the field, was a member of Tulane's 3.0 Club.

2011: Played in eight games as a redshirt-freshman...finished the year with four tackles (2 solo, 2 assists)...posted a career-high three tackles (1 solo, 2 assists) at Duke (9/24)...tallied a solo stop vs Houston (11/10).

2010: Did not play as a true freshman...redshirted the season.

High School: Three-year letterman at McDonogh 35 High for head coach Wayne Reese...named a two-star prospect by Rivals.com and Scout.com...rated the No. 113 defensive tackle in the country by Scout.com...claimed All-District 10-4A honors in each of his final two prep seasons...helped lead the Roneagles to a 7-5 overall record, a district championship and a trip to the state playoffs as a senior, earning first-team all-metro honors after recording 67 tackles, 17 career sacks and 22 tackles for loss...as a junior, had 42 tackles, five sacks and three forced fumbles...played freshman year at Ben Franklin High.

Personal: Born Kenneth James Welcome on Feb. 9, 1992, in New Orleans, La...son David and Darnell Welcome...has one brother and one sister...majoring in business management.

Welcome's Career Defensive Statistics

Year GP-GS UT-AT-TT TFL-Yds SACK-Yds FF FR-Yds PBU INT-Yds Blk
2011 8-0 2-2-4 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
2012 12-11 13-13-26 3.0-14 1.5-10 2 0-0 2 0-0 0
2013 13-2 9-8-17 2.5-4 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
Career 33-13 24-23-47 5.5-18 1.5-10 2 0-0 2 0-0 0