Looks to compete for playing time at fullback … Can also contribute on special teams … Has played in two career games.
2001: Played in the final two games of the year on special teams … Missed the first nine games of the season due to injury … Had a kickoff return for 11 yards in the victory over Rhode Island … Selected to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll during the fall semester.
2000: Did not see any game action … Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in the fall semester.
Before UMass: Played for coach Bill Timmins at Cambridge Rindge & Latin High School … Rushed for 430 yards and three touchdowns during his senior season, while also recording 82 tackles at linebacker … Named All-Greater Boston League following senior year, when he served as team captain … Played in the 1999 Agganis Classic All-Star Game.
Personal: Full name is Luke Sandoz Hobgood-Chittick … Son of Tom Chittick and Mary Hobgood … Born January 29, 1981, in Philadelphia, Pa. … Majoring in Communications.