Bryant Shirreffs
Bryant  Shirreffs

RS Junior

Jefferson, Ga.

High School:

Last College:
North Carolina State

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 220




Football Opens Season Vs. Maine On Thursday

Diaco, Huskies optimistic as 2016 campaign starts againt Black Bears.


Huskies Hold Media Day And Name Captains

Knappe, Mikal Myers, Shirreffs and Walsh will lead the Huskies in 2016.


Football Student-Athletes Named To Conference All-Academic Team

As 2016 season is near, there was one more honor from the 2015-16 academic year.


Diaco Has High Praise For Quarterbacks, Offensive Line

Redshirt junior QB Bryant Shirreffs has moved his game forward during fall camp.


Diaco, Shirreffs Like The Feel Of Husky Camp

UConn's returning quarterbacks likes the competition of camp.


Marshall 16, UConn 10

Marshall 16, UConn 10 St. Petersburg Bowl December 26, 2015


UConn Vs. Marshall Bowl 2015

The Huskies fall to Marshall in the St. Petersburg Bowl.


UConn vs Houston

UConn vs Houston (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn Vs. Tulane

The Huskies are on the road against Tulane, on November 6, 2015.


UConn 31, East Carolina 13

The Huskies defeat East Carolina, on October 30, 2015.

2015: UConn's starting quarterback for the first 11 games of the season before suffering an injury early in the game vs. Houston (Nov. 21)...returned to the starting lineup for the St. Petersburg Bowl vs. Marshall (Dec. 26)...had over 200 yard of passing in five games...had only eight interceptions in 279 pass attempts...was seventh in school single-season history with 2,581 all-purpose yards and tied for sixth in plays with 433...was tied for second in school single-season history for quarterbacks with 154 rushes and third in yardage with 503...has four of the top eight rushing performances by a UConn quarterback in a game...passed for 365 yards vs. USF (Oct. 17) on 28 of 41 with one TD and one interception...also rushed for 100 yards in that game..became first Husky to throw for 300 yards and rush for 100 in the same game since 2006...that game was one-yard shy of that UConn single-game total offense record...the 365 passing yards were tenth in UConn single-game history...made his UConn debut vs. Villanova (Sept. 3) and was 12 for 20 in the air for 202 yards with a pair of touchdowns...for his efforts against the Wildcats, was named the winner of the weekly Gold Helmet Award by the New England Collegiate Football Writers Association...vs. Army (Sept. 12), was 19 of 25 in the air for 270 yards and named to the American Athletic Conference Honor Roll for the week.

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.

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