With wins in their first two games, the Huskies play the Tigers for the first time.
The 2014 team built a solid foundation for the future of the program.
Huskies and Owls will meet on Military Appreciation Day in American Athletic Conference game.
UConn takes on nationally-ranked FCS team to kick off 2013.
Huskies hitting the field to get ready for 2013 season.
2014: Played in all 12 games and made one start on the defensive line...finished the year with 30 tackles, six tackles for loss and two sacks...had four tackles, 2.0 TFL and a sack vs. Stony Brook (Sept. 6)...recorded two tackles, both for loss, at Tulane (Oct. 11)...posted a career-high six tackles at Army (Nov. 8)...capped the year with five tackles and a sack vs. SMU (Dec. 6).
2013: Played in eight games, recorded five tackles.
High School: Will play defensive tackle at UConn after playing on both the offensive and defensive line in high school ... Was named a first team Class AA selection on the offensive line by the New York Sportswriters Association ... Was second team in junior year...On defense as a senior, had 91 tackles with 14 for a loss and 10 sacks ... Team was 10-2 in senior year and advanced to championship game of NYSAPHSAA Class 4A tournament ... Team won its first Section 9 Class AA title since 2003.
Personal Profile: Mikal Myers ... Born Aug. 14, 1994....A pre-kinesiology major.