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Eric Loper
Eric  Loper


Sicklerville, N.J.

High School:
Timber Creek

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190




Robertson Adds ECAC Rookie of the Year Honors to His List of Accolades

Eric Loper joined Robertson in earning All-ECAC honors


Andy Talley Named CAA Coach of the Year; Robertson is Top Offensive Rookie

Wildcats rewarded for sensational season with 12 players on All-CAA squad


Villanova/Delaware Post-Game Notes

Villanova 41, Delaware 10


Wildcats Rout Delaware 41-10, Regain Battle of the Blue Trophy

Monangai and Robertson each ran for over 130 yards in winning effort


Wildcats Set For First-Ever Meeting Against Georgia State

Saturday afternoon kickoff set for 3:30 p.m. at the Georgia Dome


Villanova vs. Rhode Island

Villanova defeated Rhode Island, 31-10, in its CAA opener on September 15, 2012.


Villanova vs. Towson

Villanova hosted Towson in its Homecoming game on October 27, 2012.


Villanova Football vs. Temple (Aug. 31, 2012)

Villanova played Temple in the fourth annual Mayor's Cup game on August 31, 2012 at Lincoln Financial Field.


Football vs. Delaware at PPL Park

Villanova hosted Delaware on November 19, 2011 in the first American football game played at PPL Park.

Villanova: Veteran performer who will add experience to the Villanova secondary ... Good athlete who possesses play making skills ... Slated as the starter at corner.

2011: Started all 11 games at corner and had 68 tackles (third on team), 4.5 tackles for loss, two pass break-ups and one sack ... Made five tackles at Temple ... Recorded 10 tackles and a tackle for loss at Towson ... Posted three solo stops and a pass break-up against Monmouth ... Credited with five tackles and a tackle for loss against Penn ... Totaled seven tackles and a pass break-up against William & Mary ... Had seven total stops at New Hampshire ... Registered four assisted stops at James Madison ... Tallied four solo tackles against Old Dominion ... Posted seven tackles and a tackle for loss against Maine ... Had eight total stops, one sack and a tackle for loss at Massachusetts ... Registered eight tackles and a tackle for loss against Delaware.

2010: Started all 14 games at cornerback and had 75 total tackles (49 solo, 26 assisted), two interceptions, two fumble recoveries and five pass break-ups ... Made six tackles against Temple ... Tallied one solo tackle and one assisted stop at Lehigh ... Registered two tackles versus Towson ... Credited with three solo tackles against Penn ... Totaled three solo stops and one assisted tackle at William & Mary ... Amassed four solo tackles at Maine ... Registered four solo stops versus James Madison ... Recorded four tackles, one interception that was returned 27 yards and two pass break-ups versus Richmond ... Had eight tackles (seven solo) and one interception at Rhode Island ... Tallied three solo stops and a pass break-up versus New Hampshire ... Posted four solo tackles, five assisted stops and one pass break-up at Stephen F. Austin in second round of NCAA playoffs ... Credited with four solo tackles, three assisted stops and one fumble recovery at Appalachian State in NCAA quarterfinals ... Tallied seven solo tackles, one assisted stop and a fumble recovery at Eastern Washington in NCAA semifinals.

2009: Started 12 of the 15 games he played in as a true freshman and had 40 total tackles (35 solo) to go with two interceptions and a team-high 10 pass break-ups ... Made five solo tackles versus Lehigh ... Tallied three solo stops against Penn ... Posted three solo tackles, one interception and one pass break-up versus Northeastern ... Credited with one solo tackle and two pass break-ups versus William & Mary; Made four solo tackles at New Hampshire ... Totaled three solo tackles, three assisted stops and one pass break-up at James Madison ... Credited with two solo tackles and one pass break-up versus Rhode Island ... Registered two solo stops, two assisted stops and one interception at Richmond ... Made three solo stops versus Delaware ... Tallied four solo tackles against Holy Cross in first round of NCAA playoffs ... Credited with three solo tackles and two pass break-ups against New Hampshire in NCAA quarterfinals ... Had two solo stops versus William & Mary in NCAA semifinals ... Tallied three pass break-ups against Montana in National Championship game.

Timber Creek High School: Received four varsity letters in football and one in basketball ... Team MVP in 2007 and 2008 ... Recipient of the Athletic Achievement Award ... Old Spice Red Zone Player of the Year in 2007 ... All-Group first team and All-South Jersey second team in 2008 ... Earned all-conference honors in 2007 and 2008 and was selected to play in the New Jersey vs. Northeast All-Star game ... Ran a 4.49 40-yard dash in August, 2008 ... Named Most Improved Student of Camden County Schools.

Personal: Sociology major ... Born 8/1/90 in Camden, N.J. ... Son of Rodney Slider and Erica Loper ... Siblings are Danaiszhia (17), Kayla (13), Ryan (6), Anthony (6), Justin (4), Brianna (9), Damiere (19) and Allen (6) ... Father played basketball and football at Fairleigh Dickinson ... Has an uncle, Todd McNair, that played in the NFL and was a running back for the Kansas City Chiefs.