2016 #NECFB Social Media Day Player Lineup

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The following athletes will represent their teams during the second annual #NECFB Social Media Day event at MetLife Stadium.

The preseason festivities kick off at 11:00 am ET on July 21 and can be seen live via NEC Front Row and ESPN3.

BRYANT
DB – Chuckie Wingate (Sr., 5-9, 160)
                – 29 career appearances (6 INT, 16 PBU)
                – Selected a team captain for second straight year
LB – Marquise Watson (Sr., 6-0, 250)
                – Played in 33 of 34 possible games (injury cost him one game in 2015)
                – One of four team captains for second year in a row
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT
LB – Randall Laguerre (Jr., 6-2, 230)
                – All-NEC Second Team as sophomore
                – 8.4 tackles/gm in 2015 (3rd in NEC)
                – 14.0 TFL in 19 career appearances
DB – Najae Brown (Jr., 6-0, 190)
                – All-NEC Second Team as sophomore
                – Made at least 6 tackles in all 11 games last year
                – team-high 3 INT in 2015
DUQUESNE
QB – Dillon Buechel (Sr., 6-4, 200)
                – Ranked Preseason Top 10 FCS QB by Athlon Sports
                – Fourth all-time leading passer in NEC history (7,455 yds)
                – 6 TD passes in FCS playoffs vs. William & Mary
LB – Christian Kuntz (Sr., 6-1, 220)
                – 2015 FCS ADA National Linebacker of the Year
                – 26.0 TFL led all DI FCS players in 2015
                – Two-time STATS FCS All-American
                – League-leading 4 INT last season
ROBERT MORRIS
OL – Blake Chambliss (Jr., 6-5, 300)
                 – 19 career starts on left side
                 – Has played guard and tackle
DB – Andy Smigiera (Sr., 6-1, 205)
                 – started every game last two seasons at safety
                 – All-NEC Second Team in 2015
                 – FCS ADA Academic All-Star
SACRED HEART
RB – Ose Imeokparia (Jr., 5-10, 180)
                – played in all 11 games last year
                – 833 yards from scrimmage in 2015
DL – Ryan Cottrell (Sr., 6-4, 260)
                – All-NEC Second Team in 2015
                – played in 23 consecutive games
SAINT FRANCIS
PK – Lance Geesey (Sr., 5-10, 180)
                – 2015 FCS ADA National Placekicker of the Year
                – 16-for-17 on FG attempts last season
                – 45 career FG, one shy of NEC record
DB – Lorenzo Jerome (Sr., 6-0, 195)
                – STATS FCS All-American
                – 12 career INT (4th amongst active FCS leaders)
                – No. 1 kick returner in FCS (31.2 ypr)
WAGNER
TE – Ryan Owens (Sr., 6-4, 235)
                – All-NEC Second Team in 2015
                – Led Wagner in receptions and receiving yards
                – 2016 co-captain
LB – Najee Harris (Sr., 6-1, 225)
                – Made 11 starts in 2015
                – Team-leading 10.0 TFL
                – 2016 co-captain

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