As 2016 season is near, there was one more honor from the 2015-16 academic year.
UConn seniors from last season show their stuff for NFL scouts.
Huskies visted a children's hospital and bagged groceries for the hungry.
The event was a great night to celebrate a great season.
Journey to Provo will be the longest road trip in the regular season history of the program.
2015: One of four captains for the Huskies...played in 12 games and had 10 starts...started 25 games over three seasons...made 46 tackles with two for a loss...has an interception in win vs. East Carolina (Oct. 30)..had nine tackle in St. Petersburg Bowl vs. Marshall (Dec. 26).. made seven tackles against both BYU (Oct. 2) and Temple (Nov. 28).
2014: Started all 12 games at linebackers...led the Huskies with 105 tackles...added seven tackles for loss and 0.5 sacks...opened the season with 11 tackles vs. BYU (Aug. 29)...posted nine tackles and 1.5 TFL vs. Stony Brook (Sept. 6)...set career-highs with 14 tackles and 2.5 tackles for loss at USF (Sept. 19)...notched 10 tackles at No. 18 East Carolina...had nine stops, 1.5 TFL and 0.5 sacks in the win over UCF (Nov. 1)..had nine tackles and forced a fumble in the season finale vs. SMU (Dec. 6)...named to the 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.
2013: Played in the first eight games before missing the final four with an injury...started three contests at linebacker...finished the year with 17 tackles...had four tackles and a 40-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown at Cincinnati (Oct. 19)...recorded five tackles vs. No. 18 Louisville (Nov. 8).
2012: Earned a letter in his first season of collegiate action...made four tackles in 11 games played, seeing most of his action on special teams...had two tackles in opener vs. UMass (Aug. 30) and one each against Rutgers (Oct. 6) and in win vs. Pittsburgh (Nov. 9)...had a forced fumble vs. Rutgers as well.
2011: Redshirted ... Was named the Special Teams Scout Team Player of the Week for the Syracuse game (Nov. 5).
High School: Had 75 tackles and an interception as a senior ... was a team captain ... earned first team All-Greater Miami Conference ... also picked up all-county honors and second team all-region.
Personal Profile: Marquise Jourdain Vann ... born Nov. 23, 1992 ... an individualized major.
MARQUISE VANN'S CAREER HIGHS
Most Tackles: 14, at USF, 9/19/14
Most TFL: 2.5, at USF, 9/19/14
Longest FR: 40t, at Cincinnati, 10/19/13