47 Amir Afkhami
All-Patriot League Selection Evan Byers Named Team MVP
19 Bison Seniors to be Honored During Senior Day Ceremonies Prior to 1 p.m. Kickoff
Bison Travel to New England for Second Consecutive Week
Feature Story on Bucknell Football Senior Samuel Oyekoya
Bison Hold Evening Scrimmage During 13th Practice of Preseason
2011 (Junior): Appeared in five games during second half of season ... four of five appearances came opposite Patriot League foes ... totaled six tackles, including career-high three solo stops in home finale vs. Holy Cross.
2010 (Sophomore): Did not appear in a varsity game ... made two tackles, including one for loss, in JV game against Lycoming.
2009 (Freshman): Did not appear in a varsity game ... made three tackles, including one for loss, in JV game against Lycoming.
Thomas S. Wootton High School: Played for head coach Greg Malling at Thomas S. Wootton High School ... helped team to 7-4 record in 2008 ... team captain ... member of leadership council ... named team's defensive MVP as a senior.
Personal: Amir Habib Afkhami ... born June 17, 1991 in Gaithersburg, Md. ... son of Mansour and Soudabeh Afkhami ... majoring in political science.