Experienced offensive lineman who missed most of last season with a shoulder injury.
Career: Has played in 22 career games with 18 starts, 10 coming at center and eight at left guard ... earned letters in 2006 and '07, playing in nine games in 2007 and all 12 games in 2006, with 10 starts.
2008: Played in just the opener last year vs. Hofstra (Aug. 28) and injured his shoulder forcing surgery and missed the rest of season.
2007: Played in nine games, missing the season opener at Duke (Sept. 1), playing off of the bench against Maine (Sept. 8) and then starting each of the next eight contests at left guard ... Was hurt at Cincinnati (Nov. 10) and did not return to the lineup ... Shared the offensive game ball against USF (Oct. 27) with his line mates.
2006: Appeared in all 12 games, starting each of the final 10 at center as a redshirt freshman after starter Keith Gray injured his shoulder.
2005: Redshirted ... Named the Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week prior to the Cincinnati game (Oct. 15) ... Named to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team.
High School: Named a first team All-Division, All-County pick as a senior ... Also chosen as All-Shore by the Asbury Park Press ... As a junior, was first team All-Division and All-County and third team All-Shore ... Team co-captain as a senior ... Selected for the New York-New Jersey Governors' Cup All-Star Game ... Boasted a 3.0 high school grade point average.
Personal Profile: Alexander Mark LaMagdelaine ... Born on November 17, 1986 ... Uncle, Dr. Arthur Roberts, played in the NFL with the Miami Dolphins and Cleveland Browns ... An economics and English as a Second Language major.