As A Junior In 2014:Game-By-Game Stats John Mackey Award Midseason Watch List addition (10/13) ... 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 receptions for 24 yards, including a four-year touchdown catch with three seconds remaining in the second quarter, at Kent State during the 40-17 UMass victory ... Has 17 receptions for 226 yards and a pair of touchdowns over the last three games.
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: 135, vs. Bowling Green (9/27/14) (eight receptions) Touchdown Receptions: 2, vs. Colorado (9/6/14) (from QB Blake Frohnapfel) Longest Reception: 37, vs. Bowling Green (9/27/14) 20+ Yard Receptions: 3, last at Miami (Ohio) (10/4/14) Games With 100+ Receiving Yards: 1, vs. Bowling Green (9/27/14) Games With 100+ All-Purpose Yards: 1, vs. Bowling Green (9/27/14) Games With 2+ Touchdowns: 1, vs. Colorado (9/6/14)