Jordan Omogbehin (born 1994) is a Nigerian professional wrestler, currently signed to WWE where he performs on the NXT brand under his real name. Prior to becoming a professional wrestler, Omogbehin was a college basketball player for the University of South Florida and for Morgan State University. His college basketball career spanned from 2012 to 2015. During October 2018, Omogbehin was announced as signed to train for the WWE.
Omogbehin was born in Lagos, Nigeria. After his family migrated to the United States, Omogbehin attended and graduated from Atlantic Shores Christian Academy in Chesapeake, Virginia. Through high school, he played basketball and continued in the sport after choosing to attend University of South Florida (USF) from 2012-2014. While in USF, Omogbehin played center position. While in USF, Omogbehin claims to have met basketball legend Hakeem Olajuwan during the USF Bull's team trip to Houston, Texas during 2014. Omogbehin also played basketball at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland after transferring from USF. He played center position for the Morgan State Bears from 2014-2015.
Professional wrestling career
World Wrestling Entertainment / WWE (2018-present)
In 2019, Omogbehin made his in-ring debut during a July 18 house show, defeating team 3.0 in a Two-On-One Handicap match. He returned the following month during a August 24 house show winning a 15-Man battle royal match. During the October house shows, Omogbehin was victorious in singles matches defeating competitors Cezar Bononi and Kona Reeves. He also wrestled his first tag match teaming with fellow recruits Denzel Dejournette & Tehuti Miles, losing to The Forgotten Sons. Omogbehin returned in 2020 during a February 15 house show to team with Bronson Reed to defeat Aleksandar Jaksic & Tehuti Miles.
Raw brand (2020)
In 2020, during the June 15, episode of Monday Night RAW, Omogbehin debuted as a surprise member of Akira Tozawa's ninja faction. Appearing as the tallest member of the faction, Omogbehin was referred to as the "Big Ninja" as he stood at ringside during team Tozawa's tag match against The Street Profits and The Viking Raiders. Big Ninja was also confronted by Big Show during the post-match brawl between the teams.