As A Junior In 2014:Game-By-Game Stats John Mackey Award Midseason Watch List (10/13) ... Phil Steele Midseason All-MAC First Team Tight End ... CFPA Tight End of the Week (10/27) ... John Mackey Tight End of the Week Honorable Mention (10/1) ... Hauled in four receptions totaling 40 yards with two going for touchdowns against Colorado (9/6) in his first action with the Minutemen ... Was awarded the No. 7 Play of the Day on ESPN's SportsCenter for his acrobatic one-handed touchdown grab against Colorado ... Added a 10-yard reception at Vanderbilt (9/13) ... Erupted for an eight-catch, 135-yard performance against Bowling Green (9/27) ... Notched six receptions totaling 67 yards with one touchdown at Miami (Ohio) on Oct. 4 ... Made three grabs for 24 yards receiving, with a four-yard touchdown catch at the end of the second quarter, during the win over Kent State (10/11) ... Had 74 receiving yards over four receptions to help the Minutemen to a 36-14 win over Eastern Michigan (10/18) ... Provided 185 yards receiving and a touchdown on six receptions at Toledo (10/25) ... His 185 yards at Toledo are the most in a single game by an NCAA Division I FBS tight end during the 2014 season.
Before UMass: Played tight end at El Camino Junior College under coach John Featherstone ... Had 18 receptions, 328 yards and five touchdowns in the 2013 season ... Prior to El Camino, played freshman season at ASA College in Brooklyn in 2011, earning third-team all-conference honors ... Attended Miami Norland High School in Florida prior to college ... Also received offers from Kansas, Oklahoma and USC.
Career Highs & Miscellaneous Statistics Receptions: 8, vs. Bowling Green (9/27/14) Receiving Yards: 185, at Toledo (10/25/24) Touchdown Receptions: 2, vs. Colorado (9/6/14) (from QB Blake Frohnapfel) Longest Reception: 76, at Toledo (10/25/24) 20+ Yard Receptions: 8, last at Toledo (10/25/24) 50+ Yard Receptions: 1, at Toledo (10/25/24) 75+ Yard Receptions: 1, at Toledo (10/25/24) Games With 100+ Receiving Yards: 2, last at Toledo (10/25/24) Games With 100+ All-Purpose Yards: 2, last at Toledo (10/25/24) Games With 2+ Touchdowns: 1, vs. Colorado (9/6/14)