Named Third Team Preseason American Conference by Athlon Sports...Is back for his third season as the UConn punter.
2012: Was a second team All-BIG EAST Conference selection in 2012...Of his 78 punts in 2012, 25 were inside the 20 and 18 were a fair catch...Is second in career punting average at 41.0 yards per punt, just 0.1 yards behind career leader Desi Cullen (2006-09)...Is also second in number of punts in a career (237) and second in net yards (9,710).
2011: Served as the punter in all 12 games ... Was a second team All-BIG EAST pick ... Had a season-long punt of 63 yards vs. West Virginia (Oct. 8) and also had a 62-yarder vs. Buffalo (Sept. 24) ... 21 of his 80 punting attempts last year were inside the 20-yard line and 29 were for fair catches.
2010: Was an effective punter in his first year of collegiate action ... His 41.3 yards per punt average was third in school single-season history ... Earned Special Teams Game Ball for West Virginia (Oct. 29), Syracuse (Nov. 20) and USF (Dec. 4) games ... Has 79 punts this season and has placed 26 of them inside the 20 yard line ... Had a career-long 66 yard punt in season-opener at Michigan.
2009: Redshirted ... Named the Special Teams Scout Player of the Week before the Rhode Island game (Sept. 26).
High School: Earned three letters in football as both a punter and wide receiver ... 4AIAA star selection as both positions in 2008 and '09 ... Team captain and MVP ... Also played basketball and volleyball ... Honor Roll student.
Personal Profile: Cole Michael Wagner ... Born on October 20, 1990 ... An economics major.