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    Moe Petrus
    57 Moe Petrus
    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    St. Laurent, Que.

    High School:
    Vanier Prep

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 302

    Position:
    Center

    Birthdate:
    02/22/1986

    12/08/2011

    Petrus, Reyes and Teggart Named First Team All-BIG EAST

    Three Huskies on first team and six on second team

    11/22/2011

    UConn vs. Rutgers Live Chat

    Huskies Face BIG EAST Rival Rutgers on Saturday

    11/15/2011

    UConn vs. Louisville Game Week

    Football Kicks Off Against UofL at Noon on Saturday

    11/05/2011

    UConn-Syracuse Post Game Quotes

    UConn-Syracuse Post Game Quotes

    09/27/2011

    UConn vs. Western Michigan Gameweek

    Huskies Host Broncos in Final Non-Conference Match-Up of the Season

    09/10/2011

    UConn at Vanderbilt (September 10, 2011)

    UConn at Vanderbilt (September 10, 2011)

    08/12/2011

    2011 Media Day: Connecticut Football

    From the Storrs campus

    08/06/2011

    UConn Football Preseason Camp

    Huskies get in gear for 2011 season

    08/02/2011

    2011 BIG EAST Football Media Day

    2011 BIG EAST Football Media Day

    08/02/2011

    BIG EAST Media Day 2011

    BIG EAST Media Day 2011

    Was named to the preseason watch list for the Outland Trophy, given to the best interior lineman in the country, as well as the Rotary Lombardi Award, given to the nation's top lineman...will serve as one of four team captains in 2010...Has started 39 consecutive games for the Huskies and the past 26 at center.

    2010: Started all 13 games and was a second team All-BIG EAST pick...Has started 26 straight games for UConn at center dating back to 2009 and started all 13 games in 2008 at left tackle for 39 straight starts...Helped allow Jordan Todman to eclipse the 1,000-yard rushing mark and help UConn rank 35th in the country in rushing offense...Earned an Offensive Game Ball following the Pittsburgh win (Nov. 11) along with other blockers in recognition of UConn's 265 rushing yards, including 22 by Todman...A member of the 2010 BIG EAST All-Academic team.

    2009: Talented redshirt sophomore who moved over to the center position this past season and started all 13 games... earned the Offensive Game Ball along with his fellow offensive line starters after the win against Notre Dame (Nov. 21).

    2008: Started all 13 games for the Huskies at left guard in 2008 ... Was named to the Sporting News and Football Writers Association of America All-Freshman team ... Was part of an offensive line that allowed running back Donald Brown to lead the country in rushing ... UConn team was ranked 20th in the country in rushing yards per game and second in the BIG EAST at 204.58 yards per game ... Earned a game ball, along with his fellow offensive linemen, in UConn's win over Virginia (Sept. 13) ... Assisted Donald Brown and company by helping team to rush for 358 yards in the International Bowl victory over Buffalo (Jan. 3).

    2007: Redshirted ... Named the Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week prior to the Rutgers (Nov. 3), Syracuse (Nov. 17) and West Virginia (Nov. 24) games.

    High School: A 2006 Canadian All-Star ... Captain of Team Canada ... Member of 2005 Team Canada Global Junior Championship team and MVP of the championship game ... Helped Vanier to the Cegep Championship in 2006 with a 12-1 record ... Also captained Vanier, the same school that produced former Husky Shawn Mayne.

    Personal Profile: Muhammad Petrus ... Born on February 22, 1986 ... A psychology major.

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