Sam Mbake - Football - Arkansas Razorbacks

#11 Sam Mbake

WR | So | 6-3 | 205 | Kennesaw, Ga. | North Cobb HS

2022 (FRESHMAN): Played in nine games during his first collegiate season, primarily on special teams … Contributed on three of four special teams units throughout the season, logging 41 snaps on kickoff coverage, 17 on punt return and 14 on the punt team according to Pro Football Focus … Made his first collegiate tackle vs. Missouri State (Sept. 17) … Transitioned to defensive back for part of the season but did not see game action before moving back to wide receiver.

HIGH SCHOOL: Rated a four-star prospect by 247Sports and a three-star prospect according to Rivals and ESPN … Rated the No. 45 wide receiver nationally and the No. 28 overall prospect in the state of Georgia by 247Sports … Played for head coach Jason Ellsworth at North Cobb High School … Made 22 catches for 378 yards and 4 touchdowns as a senior … Caught 54 passes for 473 yards and five touchdowns during his junior year … Selected to play in the 2022 All-American Bowl … CHOSE ARKANSAS OVER: Arizona State, Colorado, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Indiana, LSU, Maryland, Miami (Fla.), Michigan State, Minnesota, Mississippi State, NC State, Ole Miss, Penn State, Pitt, South Carolina, Syracuse, Tennessee, USC, Virginia Tech, Wisconsin and others.

PERSONAL: Son of Eisther Mbake and Samuel Sumelong … Born December 11, 2003 … Recorded a broad jump of 10’1” and squatted 445 pounds during the offseason.