The Hoyas return their top three rushers from last season
The Hoyas and Crimson will kick off at 2 p.m. on September 30
Tim Barnes ready to lead the Hoya offense
Hoyas begin preparation for the 2016 season
2015: Played in 10 games, seeing time at running back and as a kick returner...Had 36 carries for 141 yards, with four receptions for 55....Had 986 yards on 43 kick returns with a long of 83...Had a career-high 34 rushing yards on five carries vs. Marist (9/12)...Had 25 yards on seven carries, one catch for 53 yards and six returns for 172 yards, including an 83-yard return vs. Fordham (11/14).
2014: Played in three games during his freshman season, seeing time at running back and on special teams...Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
High School: A three-year letterwinner in football...A unanimous first team all-district selection at running back...First Team All-North Texas Team...Rushed for 1,722 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior, after rushing for 264 yards on 24 carries as a junior...Coached by Steve Lineweaver in football. Personal: Son of Floyd and Michelle Ellsworth...Has older brother Michael, older sister Charlotte and younger brother Simeon.