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As a Recruit
BJ Ojulari was an On3 Consensus four-star recruit coming out of Marietta (Georgia) High School in the 2020 recruiting class. As a senior, he set a school record with 19 sacks and was named the area defensive player of the year by the Marietta Daily Journal. Ojulari originally committed to play for Tennessee but flipped his pledge to LSU during his senior season. Ojulari played in all ten of LSU's games as a freshman and finished the season with 16 tackles, four sacks and five tackles for loss with a forced fumble. He also had a fumble recovery and was named to the All-SEC Freshman team. Ojulari's parents immigrated to the United States from Nigeria and his maternal grandfather was the Yoruban artist Twins Seven Seven. His older brother, Azeez Ojulari, played college football at UGA and was drafted in the second round by the New York Giants.