Annual awards were given out at season-ending event.
Denmark native is in his second season as a team captain.
UConn takes on Navy in a matchup of 1-0 teams in Annapolis.
Knappe, Mikal Myers, Shirreffs and Walsh will lead the Huskies in 2016.
As 2016 season is near, there was one more honor from the 2015-16 academic year.
UConn vs Tulane (photo by Stephen Slade)
USATSI Gallery - Tulane @ UConn
UConn vs Syracuse (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Navy (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Army (photo by Stephen Slade)
2015: Started all 13 games for UConn at right tackle...has now played in 23 career games with 20 starts...part of a 2015 Husky offensive line that has saw the same five players start every game...named to the Preseason Watch List for the Wuerffel Trophy and a nominee for the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team...named to the 2013 and 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.
2014: Played in 10 games, starting the final seven of the season at right tackle... named to the 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.
2013: Saw time in one game...named to the 2013 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.
High School: Came to the Connecticut program from his native Denmark...played for the Triangle Razorbacks of the Danish American Football Federation along with former Huskies Zach Frazer, Alex Polito and Alex Molina...team won the 2011 league championship game -- "The Mermaid Bowl"...attended Handelsskolen Silkeborg for secondary school
Personal Profile: Andreas Emil Knappe...born June 2, 1991...a communications major.