Carlos Basham, Jr.
Carlos  Basham, Jr.

RS Sophomore

Roanoke, VA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 265



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Wake Forest vs. Utah State

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons defeated the Utah State Aggies, 46-10, on Sept. 16, 2017 at BB&T Field.

2017 (Redshirt Freshman)
Had a half tackle for loss in the Belk Bowl victory over Texas A&M ... Made his first career start and had three tackles, a TFL and a quarterback hurry against NC State (11/18) ... Had three tackles and a pass break-up at Syracuse (11/11) ... Combined with LB Grant Dawson to tackle a Utah State running back in the end zone for a safety (9/16) ... Was second on the team with five tackles in his collegiate debut vs. Presbyterian (8/31) ... Awarded his first letter.

2016 (True Freshman)

High School
Team captain and the Virginia 3-A State Player of the Year in 2015 ... A three-star athlete by Rivals, ESPN and 247Sports ... Ranked No. 36 on the Roanoke Times list of the top 100 players in Virginia ... First Team 3-A all-state selection in 2015 ... First Team All-Timesland by the Roanoke Times ... First Team All-31 Conference and Defensive Player of the Year ... First Team Blue Ridge District Defensive Player of the Year ... Had 76 solo tackles, 21 tackles for loss and seven sacks as a senior ... Northside won the Blue Ridge District in 2015 ... Had nine receptions and a pair of touchdown catches at tight end ... Became a starter in 2013 on the Vikings’ 3-A state championship team ... Four-year letterman ... Played for Coach Burt Torrence ... Started at center for the Vikings’ basketball team.

Nickname is Boogie ... Son of Carlos, Sr. and Crystal Basham ... Born Dec. 16, 1997.