Omar Tebo
Omar  Tebo


Liberty, Texas

High School:
Liberty HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 315

Defensive Line


Second-Team All-Southland Conference

A 2014 second-team All-Southland Conference selection … One of the top young tackles in the league … Comes out of the spring listed as the starter at nose tackle … Has played in 23 games, earning 16 starts.

2014 (Sophomore): Second-team All-Southland Conference … One of the top young tackles in the Southland, Tebo played in and started all 12 games … Recorded 46 tackles, including 21 unassisted stops … Also tallied 8.0 tackles for losses, including 3.5 sacks … Was credited with four quarterback hurries, broke up a pass and blocked a kick … Also recovered two fumbles on the season … Tied a career-high with seven tackles – including five unassisted stops – and 1.5 tackles for losses against Southeastern Louisiana … Also carded a quarterback hurry against SLU … Opened the season with a six-tackle performance, including an assisted TFL, recovered a fumble and recorded a quarterback hurry against Grambling State … Also had a six-tackle outing – all solo stops – against Abilene Christian … Three of the tackles against ACU were for losses, including two sacks … Also had a hurry against the Wildcats.

2013 (Freshman): Played in 11 games, earning four starts at nose tackle ... Recorded 37 tackles on the season, including 16 unassisted tackles ... Was also credited with six tackles for nine yards in losses ... Recorded a season-high seven tackles, and assisted on a TFL, against Central Arkansas ... Had six tackles, including five solos, in the season finale against McNeese State ... Notched a five-tackle performance at Northwestern State, including three solo stops ... Was also credited with 1.5 tackles for losses ... Had for stops in the win over Stephen F. Austin ... Recorded three tackles, including two TFLs at Louisiana Tech ... Had four three-tackle games.

High School: Selected First-Team All-District 22-3A as a junior and senior ... Helped Panthers to an 8-2 record and the regional playoffs as a junior ... Also went to regionals during freshman and sophomore seasons ... Was a state qualifier in powerlifting.

Personal: Gary Omar Tebo was born on August 30, 1995 ... Son of Gary and Kay Tebo ... Majoring in Kinesiology.


Cardinals Land Five on Preseason All-Southland Squad

Five preseason honorees tie a record for most LU players honored since return of football


Cardinals Open Spring Camp in Rain

Lamar football begins offseason workouts despite rainy conditions


Eleven Cardinals Earn All-Southland Recognition

Senior receiver Mark Roberts garners first-team recognition


Cardinals Overwhelm Texas College

Lamar racks up 561 yards of total offense in victory


2014 Fall Camp - Defensive Line

Senior Joe Okafor's move to the outside should strengthen LU's defensive front




The Big Red SN Guys: Lamar at McNeese Chalk Talk 2

(BEAUMONT, TX) The Big Red SN Guys, Jordan and Wesley, deliver their last Chalk Talk of the season - recapping the big win over #17 McNeese State 27-24 and the season as a whole.


Flight Plan::Football

The Lamar Cardinals (7-4 OVR) (4-3 SLC) head to Cowboy Stadium in Lake Charles, LA to compete against McNeese State (6-4 OVR) (4-3 SLC) in their final game of the season. Game time is slated for 6PM.


Highlights: UIW 20 - LU 31

(BEAUMONT, TX) The Lamar Cardinals take home the close win over Incarnate Word with a final score of 20-31. Lamar had yet another record breaking game when Mark Roberts became the first player in Lamar history to record 1,000 receiving yards.

The Cardinals will travel next week to McNeese to take on the Cowboys.


Flight Plan::Football

(BEAUMONT, TX); The Lamar Cardinals are set to take on the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals in the Big Red's final home game. It is also senior night for the Cards, and there will be a ceremony before the game honoring them individually.

Game is slated for 7PM at Provost-Umphrey Stadium and online at www.bigredsn.com

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