Khristian Tate led the Hoya defense with 11 tackles and 2.5 TFL
The Hoyas ranked third in the Patriot League in rushing defense last season
Hoyas will again look to replace standouts on defense
2015: Played in all 11 games, starting eight at defensive tackle during his junior season...Finished with 18 tackles and 1.5 TFL...Had a career-high five tackles at Saint Francis (Pa.) (9/5)...Had four tackles with 1.0 TFL vs. Marist (9/12)...Had three tackles vs. Fordham (11/14).
2014: Did not play as a sophomore.
2013: Played in four games during his freshman season, starting two at defensive tackle...Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
High School: A seven-time letterwinner, earning three in football as an offensive and defensive lineman, two in wrestling and two in track & field...Two year captain of both football and wrestling teams...Selected First Team All-Patriot District at offensive and defensive line and second team all-region on defensive line with 12 sacks and 34 tackles as a senior...Patriot District heavyweight champion in wrestling, finishing first in Nova Region Classic, third in regional tournament and fifth in the state...Coached in football by Mike Scott.