Elontae Bateman
Elontae  Bateman

RS Junior

Memphis, TN

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 285


2017 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Had three-starts on the season including Georgia Tech (10/21), Notre Dame (11/4) and Syracuse (11/11) ... Had two tackles and a tackle for loss in the Belk Bowl win over Texas A&M (12/29) ... Made his first career start at Georgia Tech and recorded three tackles ... Played a season-high 55 snaps at GT ... Matched season-high with three tackles at Clemson (10/7) ... Had three tackles and a sack in win over Louisville (10/28) ... On the field for 52 snaps vs. Syracuse ... Played 411 snaps on the year ... Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Earned first varsity letter.

2016 (Redshirt Freshman)
Had first college tackle and TFL on 28 snaps vs. Duke (9/10) ... Missed five games in the middle of the season due to injury ... Played in four games and collected three tackles and a tackle for loss ... On the field for 68 plays including a season-high 28 vs. Duke.

2015 (True Freshman)
Redshirted ... Scout team defensive player of the week vs. Army.

High School
Team captain as a junior and senior ... Rated as a three-star recruit by 247 and ESPN ... Two-time Memphis Defensive lineman of the year recipient ... Two-time all-region selection ... First Team all-district as a senior ... Named the MVP of the Mid-South Elite combine ... Selected to the Liberty Bowl High School all-star game ... Four-year starter ... Helped guide the Roadrunners to a 12-2 record and state semi-final appearance in 2014 ... Played under Coach Deron Sutton.

Son of Emmanuel and Tracy Bateman ... Born Oct. 11, 1996.