Annual awards were given out at season-ending event.
UConn takes on the Owls before a ESPN2 national television audience.
In our weekly series, meet Husky defensive end Luke Carrezola.
UConn plays non-league games vs. the ACC over the next two weeks.
As 2016 season is near, there was one more honor from the 2015-16 academic year.
UConn vs Tulane (photo by Stephen Slade)
The Huskies fall to Boston College, on November 19, 2016.
UConn vs Navy (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Maine (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Houston (photo by Stephen Slade)
2016: Started in all 12 games for the Huskies...recorded 43 tackles including a career-high seven tackles at Navy (Sept. 10)...Registered a new career-high and led the team with 11.0 tackles for loss, boosted by 3.0 tackles for loss at Navy (Sept. 10)...Matched career-high for tackles with seven at USF (Oct. 15)...Ended the season on a high note with another seven tackle performance and added 2.5 tackles for loss vs. Tulane (Nov. 26)...had six QB hurries, racking up three vs. UCF (Oct. 22).
2015: Was a mainstay in the Husky lineup with 12 starts...had 45 tackles on the season with six in three different games, including the win vs. East Carolina (Oct. 30)...led the team in tackles for a loss with 8.5..was second on the team in sacks with six, including two in win over nationally-ranked Houston (Nov. 21)...had 2.5 tackles for a loss at Tulane (Nov. 7)...had three tackles vs. Marshall in St. Petersburg Bowl (Dec. 26)...also played on the offense side of the ball in regular-season finale vs. Temple (Nov. 28) and had one reception for four yards.
2014: Played in six games as a true freshman...finished with eight tackles...made two stops vs. Stony Brook (Sept. 6)...notched three tackles at No. 18 East Carolina (Oct. 23).
High School: Played tight end, defensive end and linebacker at Neshaminy High School...following senior season, named to Pennsylvania Football Writers Class AAAA All-State Team...helped Neshaminy High to a 13-2 record, culminating with a PIAA District 1 Class AAAA title and a berth in the state semifinals...represented Pennsylvania in the Big 33 Classic on June 14 in Hershey, Pa. ...had two sacks in that game...had nine receptions for 121 yards and a touchdown in his junior and senior seasons...on defense, posted 56 tackles, 20.0 TFL and eight sacks as a senior...over his three-year varsity career at defensive end, notched 144 tackles, 40.0 TFL and 15.5 sacks.
Personal Profile: Luke Carrezola...A pre-sport management major.