A fifth-year senior who has started games in each of the previous three seasons at left tackle and expects to continue in this role in 2008.
Career: Has appeared in 26 games for UConn with 22 starts, all of them coming at left tackle.
2007: Started all 13 games at left tackle, one of three Husky offensive linemen to start every game ... .Shared the offensive game ball with his fellow linemen after the win over USF (Oct. 27) and earned one by himself against Maine (Sept. 8).
2006: Started each of the first five games of the year at left tackle before breaking a leg at USF (Oct. 7) and missing the remainder of the season.
2005: Played in eight games at left tackle with four starts ... Earned a start in each of the final three games of the season, coming at Pittsburgh (Nov. 12) and at home vs. USF (Nov. 26) and Louisville (Dec. 3) ... Also started at Georgia Tech (Sept. 17) when Craig Berry was suffering from pneumonia.
High School: A first-team All-County football pick on both offense and defense ... Played defensive end, defensive tackle, offensive tackle and tight end during his career at William Penn ... Team captain ... Earned a combined seven varsity letters in football, basketball and track ... Played center in basketball ... An Honor Roll student and member of the Future Leaders of America.
Personal Profile: William Keith Beatty ... Born on March 2, 1985 ... Parents are both pastors ... A human development and family studies major.