Nelson Agholor

190 lbs

Nelson Agholor


Nelson Agholor was born in Nigeria on May 24, 1993. A wide receiver and return specialist for the USC Trojans, he was named as an All-Pac-12 selection for the 2013 season as a punt returner.

After moving to the United States at the age of five, Agholor attended Berkeley Prep in Tampa, Florida and played in various roles, including wide receiver and running back. As a senior, he registered 1,983 rushing yards and 28 touchdowns from 212 carries. He was subsequently named as an All-American by Super Prep and PrepStar and received the Guy Toph Trophy, which is awarded to Hillsborough County's top player. Considered to be one of the nation's top wide receiver prospects, he received numerous offers from all over the country, but committed to the University of Southern California in early 2012.