Chad Christen
Chad  Christen

RS Senior

Etters, Pa.

High School:
Red Land

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 188




Football Holds NFL Timing And Testing Day

Former Huskies are looking to begin their professional careers in football.


UConn Football Hands Out 2013 Season Awards

Shamar Stephen was named Team MVP, while Geremy Davis and Yawin Smallwood earned Offensive and Defensive Player of the Year honors


UConn Falls To No. 21 UCF, 62-17

Casey Cochran had his first career TD pass -- and Brian Lemelle had his first TD reception.


UConn Falls To Cincinnati, 41-16

Max DeLorenzo ran for 46 yards and a touchdown on Saturday as the Huskies fell to Cincinnati.


UConn Drops Close Fight to USF, 13-10

Lyle McCombs finished with a career-high 164 yards rushing.


USATSPI: UConn vs. Memphis - 12/07/13

USATSPI: UConn vs. Memphis - 12/07/13


Rutgers @ Connecticut



Connecticut @ Cincinnati



UConn vs Maryland

UConn vs Maryland Football


UConn vs. Louisville - AP Photo Gallery

UConn vs. Louisville - AP Photo Gallery

2013: Spent his second season as UConn's primary placekicker and fourth as the kickoff specialist...connected on 10-of-16 field goals and all 27 extra points he attempted...finished his career a perfect 51-for-51 on PATs...made two field goals against Maryland (Sept. 14) and at Buffalo (Sept. 28)...hit a season-high 46-yarder vs. Memphis (Dec. 7).

2012: Returned for his second year as UConn's placekicker...Converted on all 22 extra point attempts and on 14 of 21 field goal attempts...Made his final seven field goal attempts of the season before missing the Cincinnati game with an injury...Had three field goals in win at nationally-ranked Louisville (Nov. 24) of 39, 37 and 30 yards...The game-winner of 30 yards came in the third OT...had three field goals vs. UMass (Aug. 30)...Had a career-long 50-yard FG vs. USF and career long attempt was 51 vs. Western Michigan...Was seven for eight in attempts between 30 and 39 yards...Continued to handle the kickoff for UConn as he did in 2009 and '10.

2011: Averaged kickoff length was 65.7 yards with 14 of 62 kickoffs for touchbacks.

2010: Saw his first collegiate experience in 2010 as UConn's kickoff performer ... Had nine of 72 kickoffs for touchbacks.

2009: Redshirted.

High School: Named Class AAA First Team All-State and first team All-Mid Penn Conference selection ... Had a long field goal of 49 yards as a senior and 50 yards as a junior ... Had seven field goals in both his junior and senior seasons ... Averaged 42.8 yards per punt as a senior - improving from 38.5 as a junior ... In three years as a starter, registered 83 touchbacks on kickoffs ... Was also team's starting quarterback as a senior.

Personal Profile: Chad Evan Christen ... Born on September 9, 1990 ... A sociology major.


Most FG Made, Game: 3, 2x, last at Louisville, 11/24/12

Most FG Attempts, Game: 4, vs. Temple, 10/13/12

Longest FG Made: 50, at USF, 11/3/12

Most PATs, Game: 4, vs. Massachusetts, 8/30/12