All-Patriot League Selection Evan Byers Named Team MVP
Oyekoya Also Named to Academic All-Patriot League Team
19 Bison Seniors to be Honored During Senior Day Ceremonies Prior to 1 p.m. Kickoff
Final Patriot League Game of 2012 for Bison
Bison Outscore Rams 20-3 in Second Half
Bucknell Football vs. Fordham
Bucknell Football vs. Cornell
2011 (Junior): Among the most vocal players on the Bison defense ... finished third on team with 63 tackles ... also third on squad with 11.5 tackles for loss and sacks (3.0) ... started all 11 games ... 7.5 tackles for loss in season's finish four games ... best game came against Holy Cross when he posted season-high 10 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, two sacks and recovered one fumble ... also had two pass breakups on season, both in season's final three contests ... second on team behind senior Sean Rafferty in solo tackles (35).
2010 (Sophomore): Overcame preseason knee injury ... injury caused him to miss first two games of season ... appeared in final nine games ... posted season-high seven tackles in return game vs. Dartmouth ... also had a 51-yard run on a fake punt against the Big Green ... totaled 16 tackles, one sack and a pass breakup on the defensive side of the ball.
2009 (Freshman): Appeared in seven games off bench ... made only tackle of season vs. Robert Morris ... saw plenty of time on special teams, including kick coverage ... team's leading tackler (6) in JV game against Lycoming ... also posted a half sack in that contest ... named team's Scout Team Player of the Week following Duquesne game.
Norman North High School: Member of football and track & field teams at Norman North High School ... 2008 Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State linebacker ... First Team All-Big City in 2008 ... named First Team All-State in 2007 by Rivals.com and MaxPreps.com ... first Oklahoma native on the Bison roster since David Todd in 1994.
Personal: Beau Traber ... born Dec. 28, 1990 in Maryland ... son of Joan Traber ... has two siblings, Trabes Traber and Alicia Sampson ... majoring in psychology.