As 2016 season is near, there was one more honor from the 2015-16 academic year.
Redshirt junior QB Bryant Shirreffs has moved his game forward during fall camp.
UConn will be bowl eligible for the first time since 2010 with a win.
As spring practice contineus, Diaco likes how the position is shaping up.
Huskies now less than two weeks away from season-opener vs. Towson.
2015: Started all 13 games for the Huskies at left guard..was part of a UConn offensive line that saw the same starting five in all 12 games...has played in 25 games over the past two years.
2014: Played in all 12 games on special teams...recorded a tackle at No. 18 East Carolina (Oct. 23)... was named to the 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.
High School: Named to the New York State Sportswriters Association Class B First Team...also played defense and made 61 tackles with 5.5 sacks...was named to the 2012 Journal-News Super 11 team...school advanced to Class B state semifinals in sophomore year and was a starter.
Personal: Thomas Andrew Hopkins...born July 15, 1994...an economics major.