Quinton Bohanna - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics 95


  • position Nose Guard
  • height 6-4
  • Weight 357
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Cordova, Tenn.
  • High school Cordova

2018 – Sophomore

  • Started in seven of 12 games played, including the final six
  • Totaled 17 tackles, 1.0 sacks, 4.0 TFL, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery
  • Got his first career sack in the win over MTSU
  • Started in the Florida game before leaving early with an ankle injury
  • Did not play vs. Murray State with injury

2017 – Freshman

  • Played in 12 of 13 games, starting the last five at nose guard
  • Totaled 14 tackles and one PBU

High School

  • Three-star prospect by all the major recruiting services
  • Ranks as the No. 45 defensive tackle in the 2017 class
  • Rivals says “His explosive power is impressive, as are his first couple of steps. He gets off the ball with the kind of quickness you rarely see in an interior defensive lineman of his size, at his age, and he is very fast in pursuit”
  • A three-time member of the Tennessee Sports Writers Association Class 6A All-State team
  • Named 2016 American Family Insurance All-USA Tennessee Football First-Team Defense
  • Picked for the Autozone Liberty Bowl High School All-Star game
  • 2016 Class 6A Mr. Football finalist
  • Had an impressive 91 tackles (52 solo) his senior season with 24 tackles for loss and 19 sacks in helping lead Cordova to a 12-2 overall record and an appearance in the TSSAA 6A semifinals
  • Had 79 tackles and 12 sacks as a junior
  • Coached by Anthony Jones
  • Chose Kentucky after offers from Ole Miss, Louisville and Memphis


  • Born in Memphis, Tenn.
  • Son of Estella Bohanna and Courtney Harris
  • Brother, Joseph Bohanna, played football at Lincoln University while an uncle, Brian Ingram, played at Tennessee and went on to play for the New England Patriots and the San Diego Chargers
  • Major is pre-information communication technology

Quinton Says

  • His nickname is “Big Bo”
  • He chose Kentucky because it was a great fit and it felt like family
  • Other than playing in the NFL, his dream job is to take care of his mom and grandmother
  • His favorite movie is Blue Hill Avenue
  • Most people don’t know that he is also a good basketball player
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