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National Signing Day 2015: Frank Umu is a Colorado Buffalo!

The local DT prospect's papers made the short trip up to Boulder and were welcomed by the CU staff.

Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports

Frank Umu, the DT prospect from Heritage High School, has made it official and joined the Buffs. He finished his senior season at Heritage with 81 tackles, five forced fumbles, 3.5 sacks, 12 hurries, two blocked punts and one blocked field-goal. Umu adds to a huge and needed defensive tackle class that now includes five total players in addition to two defensive ends.

Check out his senior highlights on Hudl, as well as some more tape and a bio on

Welcome aboard, Frank!

Frank Umu

Image courtesy of Buff Stampede

Position: Defensive Tackle
Measurables: 6-5/275 lbs.
40 Yard Dash: N/A
High School: Heritage (Littleton, Co) H.S.

- Rivals: 3-star, 5.5
- 247Sports: 2-star, 78, #120 defensive tackle
- Scout: 2-star,
- ESPN: No rating

Other Schools of Interest: Colorado State, Eastern Washington, Weber State

Status: Verbal with Colorado

Notes: From Rivals ($): "Umu finished his senior season with 81 tackles, 16 for a loss, five caused fumbles, three-and-a-half sacks, 12 hurries, two blocked punts and one blocked field-goal."