Check out the sights & sounds from UMass' NFL Pro Day at Gillette Stadium
Pro Scouts will be on hand to see UMass' top senior talent
Minutemen finish first season as an FBS program
Minutemen to honor first-ever FBS Senior Class prior to kick-off at Gillette Stadium.
Minutemen close out 2012 season at home next Friday against Central Michigan.
As a Grad Student in 2012: Game-By-Game Statistics
Before UMass: Joined UMass during the 2012 summer as a graduate student after receiving his degree at Notre Dame ... Played for the Irish from 2008-11 taking a redshirt season in 2008 ... Is eligible to play at UMass without sitting out per NCAA rules ... Played in 7 career games at Notre Dame ... Saw action in five games as a redshirt freshman in 2009 making one catch for 15 yards ... Also played in two games in 2011 as a redshirt junior ... Did not see game action as a redshirt sophomore in 2010; Redshirted the 2008 season as a true freshman ... Rated as the 7th-best wide receiver in the country by SuperPrep and the 11th-best wide receiver in the nation by Scout.com prior to joining Notre Dame ... Had 15 catches for 230 yards and two touchdowns in an injury hampered senior season ... As a junior in 2006, he hauled in 50 receptions for 733 yards and seven touchdowns ... Also played quarterback and in the defensive secondary during his prep career ... A first-team all-state and all-conference player during his high school career as well as a member of the basketball team ... Attended the Asheville (N.C.) School prior enrolling at Christchurch in his junior year ... At Asheville, Walker won the North Carolina State Championship twice in the trip jump.
Personal: Deion Patrick Walker ... Born February 26, 1989 ... Son of Art and Bethany Walker ... Graduate student majoring in Education.