Experienced tight end who compliments Ryan Griffin to form an effective tandem at that position.
2011: Shared starting duties at tight end to earn his third varsity letter ... had a career-high four receptions vs. Pittsburgh (Oct. 26) ... also had a reception vs. Fordham (Sept. 3) and Syracuse (Nov. 5) ... had first career TD reception on a 10-yarder vs. Syracuse ... was highly-used in 2011 in double tight end situations for blocking.
2010: Valuable blocker as UConn's second tight end...Started five games in 2010, mostly when the Huskies came out in double tight end...Made the first pass receptions of his collegiate career in 2010...Had two receptions against both Michigan (Sept. 4) and Vanderbilt (Oct. 2)...Earned an Offensive Game Ball for the Pittsburgh game (Nov. 11) for helping the Huskies gain 265 yards of rushing.
2009: Played in 11 games in his first collegiate season and made five starts - two when starting TE Ryan Griffin was injured and three more when the Huskies came out in a double tight end formation.
2008: Redshirted after enrolling at UConn in January of 2008.
High School: A three-time All-Star ... Nominated for the Quebec Junior Football League 2007 Player of the Year award ... Played in just six games in 2007 but made 38 catches for 650 yards with 10 touchdowns ... Helped Holy Trinity to an undefeated regular season ... Team captain.
Personal: John Edward Delahunt ... Born on May 10, 1987 ... An exploratory major.
JOHN DELAHUNT'S CAREER HIGHS Most Receptions, game: 4, at Pittsburgh, 10/26/11 Most Receiving Yards, game: 46, vs. Texas Southern, 9/11/10 Longest Reception: 46, vs. Texas Southern, 9/11/10