Antoine Lewis and Dan Shirey Chosen as Team Leaders
Wildcats will hold 15 practices that run through April 18
Wildcats rewarded for sensational season with 12 players on All-CAA squad
Villanova runs for 244 yards and four touchdowns, opens conference play with win
Medley runs for 125 yards and Villanova rallies for first win of season
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 played Old Dominion in its Homecoming game on October 22, 2011.
Villanova: Starter at nose guard who will provide leadership for the Villanova defense ... Named preseason first team All-CAA ... Hard-nosed performer with good football instincts ... Plays the game with great intensity.
2011: Started all 11 games at nose guard and had 44 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, two fumble recoveries, one sack and one forced fumble ... Tallied five tackles against Temple ... Posted five tackles, one sack and one tackle for loss at Towson ... Recorded six tackles, one tackle for loss and a forced fumble against Monmouth ... Credited with three tackles at Penn ... Recorded three solo stops versus William & Mary ... Made two solo tackles at New Hampshire ... Totaled six tackles and a tackle for loss at James Madison ... Recorded four tackles against Old Dominion ... Registered three solo tackles and a fumble recovery against Maine ... Had two assisted stops at Massachusetts ... Tallied five tackles and a tackle for loss against Delaware.
2010: Named third team All-CAA ... Started all 14 games and had 48 tackles (23 solo, 25 assisted), 1.5 quarterback sacks, one forced fumble and one blocked kick ... Tallied one solo tackle and one assisted stop at Lehigh ... Posted one solo tackle against Towson ... Credited with six tackles (four solo) and 1.5 tackles for loss versus Penn ... Made two assisted tackles at William & Mary ... Recorded five assisted tackles at Maine ... Had two solo stops against James Madison ... Registered one solo tackle and two assisted stops versus Richmond ... Posted three solo tackles, three assisted tackles and a blocked kick at Rhode Island ... Made a career-high nine tackles (seven solo) to go with 1.5 tackles for loss, one sack and a forced fumble against New Hampshire ... Totaled five tackles at Delaware ... Had one assisted tackle at Stephen F. Austin in second round of NCAA playoffs ... Credited with two assisted stops at Appalachian State in NCAA quarterfinals ... Made two solo tackles and two assisted stops at Eastern Washington in NCAA semifinals.
Mainland High School: First Team All-League ... First Team All-South Jersey Group 4 ... Team Captain.
Personal: Liberal Arts major ... Born 9/11/92 ... Youngest of four children of Andrea Rice.