On Harrington: Playing nose tackle after working as a back-up defensive lineman for the last two seasons ... Battling with Wilner Alexis for starting job ... Has made great strides and improvement ... Strong player with 435 lb. bench-press.
As a redshirt freshman in 2006: Played in two games as a reserve defensive end ... Saw action against Stony Brook (9/23) and vs. Hofstra (11/18) in regular-season finale ... Traveled to road NCAA playoff games as a precaution for several injured defensive linemen, but did not dress. .
As a Redshirt Junior in 2005: Emerged a key player in his first season of full-time action ... Saw action in all 11 games, starting five times ... Made four catches for 18 yards including first-career touchdown ... Started vs. James Madison (10/15) and had a catch for four yards ... Caught first career touchdown vs. Northeastern (10/8), on a 6-yard pass from Liam Coen ... Started the second and third games of the season at fullback vs. Colgate (9/10) and Albany (9/17) for first career starts.
As A Redshirt Sophomore In 2004: Game-By-Game Statistics
As A Redshirt Freshman In 2003: Game-By-Game Statistics
As A Freshman In 2002: Redshirted.
Before UMass: Played for coach Mike Pariseau at Timberlane Regional High School in Plaistow, N.H. ... Served as team captain during his senior year, when he rushed for a school record 27 touchdowns and over 1,700 yards ... Totaled 48 touchdowns and 3,082 rushing yards during his high school career, while leading his team to a pair of New Hampshire Division II state championships ... Two-time All-State selection at running back ... Named Offensive Player of the Year by the Lawrence Eagle Tribune as a senior ... Selected to the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl team ... Won the Class L state title in wrestling at the 187 pound weight class during his junior year ... Earned a total of 12 varsity letters during his high school career.
Personal: Kyle Conor Harrington ... Born April 3, 1987 in Beverly, Mass. ... Son of Peter and Jane Harrington ... Brother of Peter, who is a defensive end at Army faced UMass during his freshman season at West Point in 2005 ... Mother was all-star at field hockey and volleyball at Bridgewater State ... Majoring in Sociology.
CAREER STATISTICS (Rushing) Year GP No. Yds. Avg. TD Lg. 2005 11/4 3 1 0.3 0 3 2006 4/2 0 0 0 0 0 Totals 20/6 3 1 0.3 0 3