S Khari Gee
S Khari Gee, 6-2, 193; College Park (Ga.) Woodward Academy
Rivals ranking: Four stars, No. 28 safety.
247Sports ranking: Three stars, No. 43 safety, No. 489 overall.
Notable numbers: 37 tackles, five tackles for a loss and two interceptions across 11 games this season.
Enrolled early? No.
Birthday: Dec. 22, 2003.
First scholarship offer: Georgia Southern.
Moment I knew I wanted to be Irish: “This year, I’ve watched them a lot and how their defense performs every game. Once I saw that, I was like, ‘Yeah, this is what I’ve got to do.’”
What I’ve learned from the COVID-19 pandemic: “It’s really important people to talk to about their issues. This is a hard year for a lot of people. A lot of people have been depressed. So it’s important that you have people to talk to.”
One word to describe Brian Kelly: Real.
Best player I’ve played against: Roswell (Ga.) Blessed Trinity Catholic running back Justice Haynes (2023 class).
Most interesting fact about myself: “I’m pretty good at golf.”
Most embarrassing song on my playlist: “Lovely” — Billie Eilish.
Most controversial opinion: “Zaxby’s is better than Chick-fil-A.”
Dream job (other than the NFL): Business owner.
NFL player comparison: Seattle Seahawks safety Jamal Adams.
Freshman year expectations: “Obviously I expect to play. But I expect to work. I have to work hard to be able to play early. I expect it to be a challenge getting used to college, workouts and the overall schedule.”
Favorite thing about football: “The hype around game day. I like the whole environment.”
What’s your best sport other than football? Baseball.
Sports idol: Former Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant.
Preferred social media: Instagram.
Favorite musician/band: Lil Baby.
Favorite TV show: “The Office.”
Favorite movie: “Paid in Full.”
Celebrity crush: Zendaya.
How many times have you watched Rudy? Once.