Wildcats rewarded for sensational season with 12 players on All-CAA squad
Monangai and Robertson each ran for over 130 yards in winning effort
Villanova held to just a field goal in the decisive second half
Defense gains five turnovers as Villanova wins in Amherst for first time since 1978
Villanova finished 8-4 (6-2) in 2012
Villanova defeated Rhode Island, 31-10, in its CAA opener on September 15, 2012.
Villanova hosted Towson in its Homecoming game on October 27, 2012.
Villanova played Temple in the fourth annual Mayor's Cup game on August 31, 2012 at Lincoln Financial Field.
Villanova hosted Delaware on November 19, 2011 in the first American football game played at PPL Park.
Villanova: Veteran performer who is expected to start at defensive end ... Has outstanding leadership skills ... Possesses good pass rushing ability.
2011: Started all 11 games at defensive end and had 40 tackles, six tackles for loss, three sacks, two fumble recoveries and one forced fumble ... Made three solo tackles against Temple ... Tallied four tackles and a tackle for loss at Towson ... Posted three solo stops against Monmouth ... Recorded four tackles, two tackles for loss and a sack versus Penn ... Credited with eight tackles, one sack and a tackle for loss versus William & Mary ... Had four tackles, one forced fumble and a fumble recovery at New Hampshire ... Posted three tackles at James Madison ... Totaled three tackles, one sack and one tackle for loss versus Old Dominion ... Recorded one solo tackle versus Maine ... Totaled two assisted stops at Massachusetts ... Made five tackles against Delaware.
2010: Had one assisted tackle at Temple before suffering a season-ending knee injury.
2009: Started all 15 games and tallied 26 total tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, one fumble recovery and one interception ... Recorded four solo tackles versus Temple ... Returned a fumble 19 yards for a touchdown against Lehigh ... Posted one solo tackle and two assisted stops at Penn ... Had one solo tackle against Northeastern ... Made two solo tackles and one assisted stop at New Hampshire ... Had two assisted tackles at James Madison ... Posted one solo tackle against Rhode Island ... Credited with one solo tackle and two assisted tackles at Richmond ... Had two solo tackles and one assisted stop at Towson ... Made two assisted tackles and an interception versus Delaware ... Had one assisted tackle versus William & Mary in NCAA semifinals ... Registered two solo tackles and one assisted stop against Montana in National Championship game.
St. Mary's High School: Four-year varsity starter ... 2007 Baltimore Touchdown Club Super 22 ... 2007 All-MIAA ... 2007 All-Met ... 2007 All-County ... 2007 first team small school All-State ... 2007 Baltimore Touchdown Club senior All-Star game player ... 2007 stats include 97 tackles, 13 sacks and 36 tackles for loss ... 2006 All-MIAA ... Captain of 2007 state championship team ... 2006 second team All-County ... 2006 second team All-Met.
Personal: Sociology and Criminal Justice major ... Born 5/31/90 ... One of three children of Marlon, Sr. and Dorine Johnson.