#41

Tang Bacheyie

Weight:

215 lbs

Height:

6' 1"

Position:

Linebacker

College:

Kansas

Birthdate:

Mar 25th, 1985

Career Years:

1

Team:

Alumni

Highlights

2009

Drafted by the B.C. Lions in the fourth round, 29th overall, in the CFL Canadian Draft…Attended training camp with the Lions and added to the club’s practice roster…Rights acquired by the Argonauts from the Lions’ practice roster on July 23… Week 4, Added to the Argos’ 45-man active roster but did not dress at Winnipeg…Released by Toronto on August 6.

College

Tany appeared in 42 games over four seasons (2005-08) for the Jayhawks. 2008 - As a senior he appeared on one game, recording one tackle. 2007 - He played 13 games in the defensive secondary and on special teams. 2006 Played in 12 games. 2005 Recruited as a running back but changed to safety, dressed in 8 games on special teams.

Personal

Tang’s full name is Godfrey Tang Bacheyie (pro: TUNG BA-SHAY). He was an economics major at Kansas and aspires to start a music career after football. He enjoys watching movies, listening to music and playing video games in his spare time. He has two brothers and one sister and claims to be a gourmet chef and an excellent swimmer. Tang graduated from Sandwich Secondary School in his hometown of Windsor, On.  He was named as the offensive player of the year as a junior and also participated in track & field.