2016: Played in all 12 games...Made five tackles in four separate games...Set a caree-high with two tackles against Syracuse (Sept. 24).
2015: Walk-on who became UConn's starting punt returner midway through the season...returned a total of four punts with a long of two yards twice.
2014: Saw time on special teams at Memphis (Nov. 29).
2013: Joined the team as a walk-on after transferring from Stony Brook...did not see any game action.
2012: Redshirted at Stony Brook
High School: Caught 52 passes for 863 yards and 11 TDs as a senior ... led team to CIAC Class L state title ... 2011 CHSCA All-State Team ... 2011 Walter Camp All-State Team ... Post-Chronicle (Conn.) Offensive Player of the Year ... All-Southern Connecticut Conference Division I.
Personal Profile: Nicolas Peter Vitale...born July 24, 1993...a history major.