Diaco, Huskies optimistic as 2016 campaign starts againt Black Bears.
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.
Redshirt junior QB Bryant Shirreffs has moved his game forward during fall camp.
UConn's returning quarterbacks likes the competition of camp.
Marshall 16, UConn 10 St. Petersburg Bowl December 26, 2015
The Huskies fall to Marshall in the St. Petersburg Bowl.
UConn vs Houston (photo by Stephen Slade)
The Huskies are on the road against Tulane, on November 6, 2015.
The Huskies defeat East Carolina, on October 30, 2015.
2014: Sat out due to NCAA transfer rules... named to the 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.
2013: As a freshman at North Carolina State, saw action in the opening game vs. Richmond in the Wildcat formation and had a touchdown pass and rush against the Spiders...was an Academic All-ACC pick.
High School: Three-year starter at quarterback and for helped lead his team to the Georgia 2A state championship and a 15-1 record as a senior...Athens Banner-Herald All-Northeast Georgia Football Player of the Year...had 7,677 yards total offense as a senior and accounted for 90 touchdowns...as a senior, had 2,369 passing yards, 18 touchdown passes; 1,372 rushing yards and 20 rushing touchdowns...as a junior had 1,912 passing yards, 508 rushing yards, 27 total TDs.
Personal Profile: Bryant Gregory Shirreffs...born Oct. 2, 1994...a finance major.
BRYANT SHIRREFFS' CAREER HIGHS Most Passing Yards: 365, vs. USF, 10/17/15 Most Passing Attempts: 41, vs. USF, 10/17/15 Most Completions: 28, vs. USF, 10/17/15 Longest Pass: 69, vs. Villanova, 9/3/15 Most Carries: 19, vs USF, 10/17/15 Most Rushing Yards: 100, vs. USF, 10/17/15 Longest Run: 36, at UCF, 10/10/15