Will return as a second year starter at linebacker...an active player with great instincts... focused strong individual with quick feet...will continue to be a member of GU's special teams' coverage units...
Credited with 102 tackles on the season, averaging 9.3 per game which ranked fourth in the Patriot League...started all 11 games and had seven stops in the backfield along with two sacks and two forced fumbles...recorded six of more tackles in eight games...registered a season high 16 tackles in season ending game against Holy Cross and forced a fumble...had 14 stops and a forced fumble against Bucknell...made 13 stops including a sack at Davidson...racked up 12 stops against Lafayette and had 11 tackles, 2 TFLs and a sack at Monmouth...had seven tackle games against Duquesne and Colgate and six tackle games at Colgate and at Fordham...
Made an appearance in all 12 games and totaled 14 tackles, including one sack...an impact presence on the special teams coverage units...made two tackles in season opener vs. Colgate and had two at VMI and against Stony Brook ... also notched stops against Holy Cross, Monmouth, Lafayette, Cornell, Davidson and Bucknell...tallied career first sack and two stops at Fordham...
Played a majority of the season on special teams and saw some moments as a linebacker...credited with career first tackle at Davidson...totaled six stops on the year making a season high three in the Marist win...
Named First Team All-County for football in 2001...team captain as a senior...earned team's Defensive MVP award at linebacker...also wrestled for Cardinal Gibbons...an Honor Roll student.
Hassan's Career Defensive Statistics