UConn looking for first win of the season on first road trip.
A transfer from Maryland ... will sit out 2011 season and be eligible in 2012.
As a Sophomore (2010): Saw action in all 13 games ... served as a reserve linebacker and played on special teams ... recovered a fumble against Navy Sept. 6 ... recorded a career-high three tackles against Morgain State Sept. 11 ... had two tackles against Clemson Oct. 16 ... made one stop and returned an interception 25 yards for a touchdown against Wake Forest Oct. 30.
As a Freshman (2009): Played in seven games as a reserve linebacker and special teams performer ... all four tackles came on the kickoff coverage unit ... saw his first career action vs. Clemson Oct. 3 ... played in seven of the final eight games (did not play vs. FSU, Nov. 21) ... posted a season-best two tackles, including one solo stop, at Duke Oct. 24.
High School: Helped lead his team to the 2008 Group III state championship, the team's 11th in a 14-year span ... a 2008 consensus all-state selection ... registered 135 tackles, including one sack, and one interception as a senior ... also had 32 carries for 153 yards and three TDs, as well as six receptions for 53 yards and one TD while playing fullback and tight end ... also considered Rutgers, Miami, North Carolina, Vanderbilt, Penn State and Akron.
Personal: Born in Rockland County, N.Y.