A look at the squad ahead of the season-opener versus Boston College on Saturday
As A Junior In 2014: Made his first appearances with the Minutemen as a reserve against Colorado (9/6) and at Vanderbilt (9/13).
Before UMass: Was a member of the Assumption College football team in 2011 ... Played football at Xaverian (Mass.) High School, where he also competed in basketball and was a member of the track team ... Won the Unsung Hero Award on his football team ... Scored one touchdown as Xaverian captured the 2009 MIAA Division I State Championship and sealed its undefeated season with a 29-0 shutout of Everett High School ... Competed in the 2010 USAPL Massachusetts Open High School Powerlifting Championships ... Son of Stephen and Donna Tuleja ... Has one sister, Kristen and a brother, Jake.
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