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    Jimmy Bennett
    72 Jimmy Bennett
    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Alexandria, Virginia

    High School:
    West Potomac

    Height / Weight:
    6-9 / 307

    Position:
    Offensive Tackle

    Birthdate:
    06/22/1990

    03/11/2014

    Football Holds NFL Timing And Testing Day

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

    02/26/2014

    UConn Places 15 On American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team

    Fifteen Huskies were honored for their achievements in the classroom

    08/17/2013

    Football Holds Saturday Practice For Fans

    Huskies now less than two weeks away from season-opener vs. Towson.

    08/01/2013

    Football Preseason Camp Starts Friday

    Huskies hitting the field to get ready for 2013 season.

    03/10/2013

    Spring Football Underway

    Huskies prepare for a 2013 season that has a star-studded schedule.

    09/26/2013

    UConn vs Michigan

    UConn vs Michigan Football

    2013: Started all 12 games at left tackle for the Huskies for the second-straight season...participated in the 2013 Medal Of Honor Bowl following the season...named to The American All-Academic team.

    2012: Was finally healthy in 2012 and started all 12 games at left tackle....Was named to the BIG EAST All-Academic team.

    2011: Played in three games and made his first career starts vs. Iowa State (Sept. 16) and Buffalo (Sept. 24) ... Also played vs. Vanderbilt (Sept. 10) ... Season ended with knee injury ... Was named to the BIG EAST All-Academic team.

    2010: Saw playing time in four games at the beginning of the season ... limited playing time due to thumb surgery and a knee sprain.

    2009: Missed the entire season after suffering a knee injury in preseason camp ... Was named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

    2008: Redshirted ... Named the Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week prior to the Rutgers game (Oct. 18).

    High School: A 2007 all-state selection at the AAA level ... Named first-team All-Metro by the Washington Post in both 2007 and 2006 when he was one of just two juniors on the first-team ... A unanimous first-team all-district selection in both 2006 and 2007 on offense and once on defense ... Helped team to first playoff berth since 2000 ... Did not allow a sack in his career ... Captained both the school's football and basketball teams ... An Honor Roll student.

    Personal Profile: James Norman Bennett ... Born on June 22, 1990 ... An accounting major.