15 Robert Owoyele
Bucknell Places 262 Student-Athletes on University's 2013 Spring Semester Dean's List and 270 on Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
32 Student-Athletes Earned Perfect 4.0 GPAs this Spring
Bucknell Places 247 Student-Athletes on University's 2012 Fall Semester Dean's List and 127 on Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
26 Student-Athletes Earned Perfect 4.0 GPAs
Bison Rank Third in PL
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
2011 (Junior): Suffered a season-ending leg injury in season opener vs. Duquesne ... totaled 52 all-purpose yards vs. Dukes prior to injury ... caught two passes for 25 yards ... returned one kick for 25 yards ... rushed once for two yards ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll for second straight year.
2010 (Sophomore): Moved from RB to WR after season opener at Duquesne ... caught five passes for 84 yards and rushed 10 times for 41 yards ... started returning kicks late in season and posted 139 yards on eight returns over final four games ... fourth on team with 264 all-purpose yards ... appeared in all 11 games, starting only the opener at Duquesne at running back ... posted a season-best 48-yard reception vs. Fordham ... piled up season-high 95 all-purpose yards against the Rams ... recorded three tackles on special teams ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2009 (Freshman): Saw action in eight games ... received more playing time as season progressed ... only two carries of season came at Colgate, where he totaled 19 yards ... rushed for 15 yards on first career carry ... spent plenty of time as part of special teams unit ... blocked a punt in the fourth quarter at Lafayette ... named team's Scout Team Player of the Week following Robert Morris game.
Juan Seguin High School: Starred in both football and track & field at Juan Seguin High School, where he was teammates with fellow Bison senior Joseph Francis ... 2008 team captain ... named to the all-district team ... 2008 recipient of the team's Cougar Pride Award ... named team offensive MVP in 2007.
Personal: Robert Ayoola Owoyele Jr. ... born Aug. 8, 1991 in Arlington, Texas ... parents are Robert and Caroline Owoyele ... has three siblings, Joyce, Beverly and Daniel ... Beverly was a member of the track & field team at Texas and finished 11th at NCAA Championships in high jump in spring 2011 ... majoring in economics.