A true sophomore
who will vie to be both a starting cornerback and a returner for UConn
Played in seven games as a reserve defensive back and on special teams …
Had a pair of punt returns against Akron (Sept. 29) and Virginia (Oct.
13), including a 22-yard run back against the Zips … Made first career
tackle against Maine (Sept. 8) and also had his first career punt
return, good for 13 yards.
An All-Dade County pick as a senior … Named MVP of the annual Nike
Dade-Broward All-Star Game after returning a punt 70 yards for a
touchdown and making a 45-yard touchdown catch … An honorable mention
All-State pick at the 4A level … Had 27 catches as a senior for 604
yards and seven touchdowns … As a junior, had 32 receptions for 747
yards with five touchdowns while also intercepting six passes on defense
to help Edison to the regional final … Also made 42 tackles and had two
interceptions … Team captain.
Jasper Tyrone Howard … Born on January 28, 1989 … An exploratory major.