Star Lotulelei: DT, Utah

Carolina Panthers – 14th Pick Overall

 

The Panthers expect DT Star Lotulelei’s combination of size and agility will make him the ideal cornerstone of their defensive line.

 

5 Random Facts


1. His last name is pronounced LOH-too-LEL-ay.

 

2. He helped lead Bingham High School to a 14-0 record and the state championship.

 

3. During his senior year at Utah, he recorded 42 tackles, 5 sacks, 4 pass breakups, 4 fumble recoveries and 3 forced fumbles. 

 

4. Star was the first Utah lineman to be drafted in the first round since 1995 (Luther Ellis).

 

5. He was born in Tonga.