22 UConn Football Players Earn BIG EAST All-Academic Honors

Scott McCummings was one of 22 UConn players named to the BIG EAST All-Academic team.
Scott McCummings was one of 22 UConn players named to the BIG EAST All-Academic team. UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM

Feb. 20, 2012

PROVIDENCE - A total of 22 University of Connecticut football student-athletes have been named to the 2011 BIG EAST All-Academic Football Team. To be nominated, a player must have a cumulative grade-point index of at least 3.0 and completed a minimum of two semesters of academic work.

The following is a list of UConn players named to that team:

Harris AgborSr.SMesquite, TexasFinance/Political Science
Jimmy BennettJr.OTAlexandria, Va.Accounting
Tyler BennettSr.WRAlexandria, Va.Communication Sciences
Robert CherrySo.WRSimsbury, Conn.Biological Sciences
Jeremy ClaflinFr.SWest Hartford, Conn.Exploratory
Steve GreeneSo.OGEdensburg, Pa.Sport Management
Frank GuardiSo.WRNew Fairfield, Conn.Exploratory
Jory JohnsonJr.OLBMobile, Ala.Economics
Alex KantorSo.SPotomac, Md.Exploratory
Chris LopesSo.CBBrockton, Mass.Communications
Dominick MancoFr.LSLagrangeville, N.Y.Exploratory
Corey ManningJr.TETyrone, Ga.Finance
Chris MatteisFr.FBNorth Haven, Conn.Undeclared
Scott McCummingsRFr.QBNatick, Mass.Exploratory
Adam MuellerSo.LSPark Ridge, Ill.History
Alex PaganSr.QBEast Windsor, Conn.Political Science
Moe PetrusSr.CSt. Laurent, Que.Psychology
James SchererJr.DBMiddlefield, Conn.Exercise Science
Dave TeggartSr.KNorthborough, Mass.Coaching and Administration
Robert UrbanSr.LBSouthbury, Conn.Pharmacy
Isaac WhiteSo.LBWaterbury, Conn.Pre-Kinesiology
Nick WilliamsJr.WREast Windsor, N.J.Economics