Coach Patterson announced the signing of transfers Kenny Iloka and Frank Kee from the Tyler Junior College Apaches in Tyler, Texas, who went 9-2 and were ranked 10th in the final JUCO National Poll this season.
Iloka KeeThe 6-foot-2, 209-pound Iloka is ranked as the No. 4 junior college safety in the nation by Scout.com while Kee, at 6-foot-4 and 345 pounds, is rated third in the country among junior college offensive guards.
Iloka and Kee will retain two seasons of eligibility for the Horned Frogs and will be on campus for spring practice.
Iloka led the nation with 126 tackles, including 3 1/2 sacks, from his weak safety position in 2013. He was also a 1st Team All Conference selection. He added eight pass breakups as well at Tyler, which uses a very similar 4-2-5 defensive scheme to the Frogs. Iloka is the younger brother of Cincinnati Bengals' starting safety George Iloka, who plays with former TCU quarterback Andy Dalton. Iloka decided to transfer to TCU over offers from Texas and Texas Tech. He played in high school at Kempner High School in Sugar Land, Texas.
Kee was also a was also a 1st Team All Conference selection in 2013 and chose TCU over Baylor, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech. Kee attended Timberview High School in Mansfield, Texas.