With wins in their first two games, the Huskies play the Tigers for the first time.
UConn will travel to Tulane for first-ever meeting between the schools.
Boise State 38, UConn 21
UConn vs Houston (photo by Stephen Slade)
The Huskies defeat East Carolina, on October 30, 2015.
UConn vs USF (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Army (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Villanova Football (photos by Stephen Slade)
2015: Started 11 of 13 game -- only two games without a start where when Huskies came out in multiple WR formations...had 22 receptions for 314 yards with a touchdowns...had five receptions for 97 yards against USF (Oct. 17) and had four receptions for 67 in win vs. UCF (Oct. 10)...also had three receptions for 42 yards in win vs. Army (Sept. 12)...had a 23-yard TD reception in win vs. East Carolina (Oct. 30)....made two receptions for 24 yards vs. Marshall in St. Petersburg Bowl (Dec. 26).
2014: Made 11 appearances as a true freshman...caught a 16-yard touchdown against Boise State (Sept. 13)...hauled in two receptions for 24 yards vs. BYU (Aug. 29).... was named to the American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team in 2014.
High School: Named to Pennsylvania Sportswriters Class AA All-State Team as a senior and earned a spot on the USA Today All-Pennsylvania team... first-team tight end on The Tribune-Democrat's All-Area Team...represented Pennsylvania in the Big 33 Classic on June 14, 2014 in Hershey, Pa. ...had two catches for 18 yards in that game...finished his senior year with 45 receptions for 830 yards and 12 touchdowns...also rushed for 79 yards and a score...playing outside linebacker, recorded 57 tackles and a sack.
Personal Profile: Alec Bloom...an exploratory major.
ALEC BLOOM'S CAREER HIGHS Most Receptions: 5, vs. USF, 10/17/15 Longest Reception: 38, vs. USF, 10/17/15 Most Rec. Yards: 97, vs. USF, 10/17/15