VILLANOVA: All-Conference Candidate; Named pre-season second team All-Atlantic 10; Experienced performer with a great work-ethic; Physical runner with good pass catching skills; Expected to be a major contributor to the Villanova offense.
2003: Named third team All-Atlantic 10; Tallied 628 yards rushing on 134 carries (4.7 yards per carry) and six touchdowns and 22 receptions for 250 yards; Recorded 15 carries for 49 yards and four receptions for 61 yards against Hampton; Totaled 20 yards rushing on six carries and six receptions for 69 yards in win over Temple; Posted 13 rushes for 54 yards and one catch for 14 yards at New Hampshire; Registered 21 carries for 107 yards and two touchdowns in win over Northeastern; Tallied 12 carries for 65 yards and a score versus James Madison; Recorded 12 carries for 68 yards and four receptions for 38 yards against Rhode Island; Credited with 47 yards rushing on nine carries and a touchdown and four receptions for 41 yards versus UMass; Had nine rushes for 51 yards and one catch for 24 yards at Richmond; Amassed 90 yards on 14 carries at Hofstra; Recorded 14 carries for 39 yards and one reception for four yards at Maine; Registered nine carries for 38 yards and two scores in season finale versus Delaware.
2002: Had 202 carries for 868 yards (4.3 yards per rush) and nine touchdowns to go with 36 receptions for 311 yards and three scores; Finished second on the team in scoring with 72 points; Tallied first career 100-yard rushing game with 21 carries for 121 yards and a touchdown; Recorded 19 carries for 48 yards and a score to go with six receptions for 103 yards and a touchdown at Colgate; Carried 13 times for 48 yards and a touchdown versus Maine; Recorded 95 yards on 18 rushes and two touchdowns versus UNH; Carried 18 times for 64 yards and had three catches for 16 yards at JMU; Recorded 17 rushes for 91 yards versus Hofstra; Totaled 30 yards on 13 carries versus Penn; Registered 11 carries for 17 yards and a touchdown to go with four receptions for 14 yards at UMass; Had 14 rushes for 73 yards and two catches for 30 yards and a score against William & Mary; Totaled 53 yards on 14 carries and 44 receiving yards on six receptions against Northeastern; Tallied 11 carries for 70 yards and a score and five catches for 35 yards versus Furman; Recorded 19 carries for 81 yards and a score to go with three catches for 33 yards and a touchdown versus Furman; Registered 65 rushing yards on 12 carries and a score to go with two catches for 32 yards at McNeese State.
2001: Carried 10 times for 59 yards for a 5.9 yards per carry average; Had one carry for one yard at Maine; Tallied two rushes for eight yards versus Massachusetts; Registered two carries for 29 yards including a career-long 25 yard gain at New Hampshire; Recorded four rushes for 21 yards at Hofstra; Had one rush for no yards versus Delaware.
HENNIGER HIGH SCHOOL: 2000 first team All-Conference; 2000 Conference Player of the Year; Rushed for a career record 5,688 yards; Set a single season school and Section III record with 2,010 rushing yards.
PERSONAL: Liberal Arts major; Son of Terry Butler and Karen Anderson; Born 8/2/82 in Syracuse, N.Y.