2017: Played in five games at defensive tackle ... Had one tackle and half a tackle for loss ... Also had one QB hurry ... Is a member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
2016: Played in six games at defensive tackle ... Made three tackles and one tackle for loss ... Made two tackles at WKU.
2015: Redshirted ... C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: A two-star recruit by 247 Sports and Rivals … Earned All-Conference accolades at defensive line … Named to the small-school All-State Team at offensive line … Played in the annual “Crab Bowl,” a high school All-Star Game featuring players from Washington, D.C. and Maryland … Ranked the No. 36 player in Maryland and No. 84 strong side defensive end in the country.
Personal: Son of Mufu Taiwo I and Paige Payne ... Full name is Mufutau Abdul-Kareem Taiwo II ... Two sisters, Shakia and Alexis Payne ... Majoring in computer science.
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