A fifth-year senior who has become a fixture at
defensive tackle and hopes to become a two-year starter in that spot.
Career: Played in 35 games with 13 starts at defensive tackle …
Recorded 44 career tackles, 6.5 of them for a loss including 4.5 sacks …
Has one career pass breakup.
2007: Started all 13 games at defensive tackle and made 39 stops
while helping eat up blockers to keep the UConn linebacking core free to
roam … Had five TFLs, 3.5 of which were sacks, recovered a fumble and
broke up a pass … Turned in a pair of four-tackle games to close the
season against Syracuse (Nov. 17) and West Virginia (Nov. 24), also
recovering a fumble against the Orange … Earned the defensive game ball
against Rutgers after making seven tackles, including a nine-yard sack
and a split TFL … Also made seven tackles the previous week against USF
(Oct. 27) … Recorded five tackles against Louisville (Oct. 19) … Had a
sack amongst his three tackles at Pittsburgh (Sept. 22).
2006: Played in 11 games as a reserve defensive tackle and, for
the final five games, was the team’s long snapper…Had three tackles on
the year, one solo, including a TFL, all in the season opener against
Rhode Island (Aug. 31).
2005: Appeared in all 11 games as the long snapper for both punts
and place kicks…Also saw limited time during the season at defensive
tackle…Assisted on two stops, one each against Liberty (Sept. 10) and
West Virginia (Nov. 2) with the Liberty tackle being for a loss…Named to
the BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team.
2004: Redshirted…Named the Defensive Scout Team’s Player of the
Week prior to the Syracuse game (Oct. 30).
High School: Named second-team All-State and first-team
All-Greater Rochester as both a junior and senior...The Co-Player of the
Year in Section V...Set a school record with his 14 sacks in 2003 while
also contributing 76 tackles and three blocked kicks...Also served as a
long snapper at Penfield Central...Was a team captain in football and
also lettered in hockey and lacrosse…An Honor Roll student who has
participated in numerous community activities ranging from the Empire
State Games for the Physically Challenged to D.A.R.E. to Lawyers for
Learning, which promotes educational values in inner city elementary
Personal Profile: Robert M. Lunn…Born on January 29, 1986…Father,
Robert, is a justice on the New York Supreme Court…A political science
and strength and conditioning/nutrition double major.
Most Tackles: 7, 2x, last vs. Rutgers, 11/3/07
Most TFL: 1.5, vs. Rutgers, 11/3/07
Most Sacks: 1, 2x, last vs. Rutgers, 11/3/07