ON BISCARDI: Expected to see increased playing time as a sophomore ... Exceptionally fast and shoots the ball very well ... Has a great work ethic ... Very smart player ... If you tell him something once, he gets it ... Has the versatility to play attack and midfield, but should play midfield in the spring.
AS A SENIOR IN 2012:Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in all 16 games of the 2012 season.
Tallied 21 goals and seven assists for a total of 28 points (fifth-most on team).
Recorded two game-winning goals including wins over Hofstra and Delaware (4/21, 4/27).
Had 12 groundballs and six caused-turnovers.
Points in 11 of 16 games on the season.
Scored first points of the season with a goal and two assists in win at Ohio State (2/25).
Posted first of four hat tricks in win at Brown for a career-total of seven hat tricks (3/3).
Scored two goals in win over Albany while also contributing two groundballs (3/6).
Tallied three goals and an assist in win over Saint Joseph's (3/31).
Recorded a season-high five points in win at Delaware with four goals and an assist (4/27).
AS A JUNIOR IN 2011:Game-By-Game Statistics
TEWAARATON TROPHY WATCH LIST
First-line midfielder in second year as a starter.
Preseason All-CAA honoree for 2011 according to Face-Off Magazine.
Has points in 24 of last 28 games overall and three or more points in 16 of last 28 games.
Third on team in points with 30 on 20 goals (tied for second-most on team) along with 10 assists (third on team).
Points in 12 of 14 games this season, with multiple points in first 10 of the games he had points.
Game-winning overtime goal to propel UMass into CAA Championship game with OT win at Penn State (5/4). Had two goals including man-up goal in third quarter.
Tallied a goal vs. #8 Hofstra (4/23).
Two goals and an assist in 3OT win over Drexel (4/16).
Assisted two late Will Manny goals in fourth-quarter rally to win overtime at Towson (4/9).
Two goals (both man-up) and an assist at Saint Joseph's (4/2).
Goal and assist at Harvard (3/29).
Netted two goals and two assists for four points vs. Penn State (3/19).
Two goals and assist for three points at Providence (3/15).
Third-career hat trick in win over #20 Brown (3/5) including game-winning goal.
Scored a pair of goals in win over #13 Ohio State (2/26).
Netted two goals including an extra-man goal in win at Hartford (2/19).
Open 2011 with three points, including the game-winning goal and two assists in win over #12 Army (2/12).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010:Game-By-Game Statistics 2010 CAA SECOND-TEAM MIDFIELDER Started 10 games in first midfield before starting on attack for last three games to start final 13. Second on team with 35 points and tied for second in goals with 21. Also second on team in assists with 14. Points in 12 of 14 games this season. Three or more points in 10 of 14 games this year. Goal and two assists at #13 Drexel (5/1). Two key goals in win vs. Georgetown (4/24) in first start on attack. Scored a goal and set up two more at Delaware (4/17). Second-career hat trick vs. Towson (4/10), including game-tying goal in fourth quarter making it 9-9. Game-winning goal as part of three-point game at Penn State (4/3). Also set up game-clinching 10th goal of game. Three-point game with two goals and an assist in win over #6 Hofstra (3/27). Two two man-up goals and a man-down goal. Scored two goals and had an assist at Brown (3/23), adding one groundball. First-career hat trick vs. #13 Harvard (3/13), all three goals in first half. Scored goal and added two assists vs. Albany (3/9). Opened game's scoring at Yale (3/5). Has two goals and two assists in each of first two games at Sacred Heart (2/12) and vs. Hartford (2/20).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009:Game-By-Game Statistics Freshman midfielder ran on the second line with seniors Evan Blum and Rory Pedrick. Through 15 games, second among all freshmen with five points (3 goals, 2 assists). Had two groundballs in NCAA First Round at Princeton (5/10). Assisted a Rory Pedrick goal vs. #18 Brown (3/14). Recorded first-career groundball at #11 Harvard (3/7). Scored third goal of season vs. Yale (2/28). First career multi-point game (1g, 1a) at Hofstra (2/21). Scored first career goal in first collegiate game vs. Sacred Heart (2/14).
BEFORE UMASS: Three-year attackman for Wantagh High School in Wantagh, N.Y., where he played under coach Gary Reh ... Named an All-American finalist as a senior, All-County as a junior, and All-Conference as a sophomore ... Scored 40 goals and 22 assists as a senior, while compiling 100 goals and 54 assists as a Warrior ... Was a NYS scholar athlete three times ... Was also an All-County, All-Long Island football player.
PERSONAL: Anthony Andrew Biscardi ... Son of Barbara and Joseph Biscardi ... Brother of Joey (17), Andrew (15) and Jonothan (14) ... Born December 1, 1989 in Bethpage, N.Y. ... Majoring in History.
Career HighsGoals: 3 vs. Harvard (3/13/10), vs. Towson (4/10/10), vs. Brown (3/5/11)
Assists: 2 nine times, last at Towson (4/10/11)
Points: 4 vs. three times, last vs. Penn State (3/19/11)
Multi-Goal Games: 17; Multi-Point Games: 24; Hat Tricks: 3