Looks to compete with Leroy Brooks and Steve Costello for a starting spot at cornerback Will also contribute on special teams Has played in 12 career games, starting six times.
2002: One of UMass top cornerbacks Also a strong special teams player Played in 12 games on the season, starting six times Ranked eighth on the team with 56 total tackles on the year Also had six pass breakups, two forced fumbles and an interception Made a career-high 11 total tackles at North Carolina State, with two pass breakups and a forced fumble Recorded eight total tackles at New Hampshire Totaled eight tackles in the victory over Delaware, with an interception and a pass breakup Had six tackles and two pass breakups in win over Maine Made six tackles in the victory at Richmond Totaled five tackles and a pass breakup against Hofstra Recorded four total tackles in the win over Villanova Had three solo tackles and a forced fumble against Central Connecticut Made a pair of tackles against both James Madison and AIC.
2001: Sat out the season under NCAA academic requirements.
Before UMass: Played for coach Stephen Thompson at Lathrup (Mich.) High School Led the team to an overall record of 8-3 during his senior season Earned All-Oakland County, All-Area and All-League honors as a defensive back in his senior season Also a member of the track team at Lathrup, where he ran sprints Captain of both the football and track teams during his junior and senior seasons.
Personal: Full name is Robert Boyer Son of Lawrence and Robin Boyer Born March 14, 1983, in Detroit, Mich. Majoring in Sociology.
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