34  Luis Altamiranda
Luis Altamiranda


Mamaroneck, N.Y.

High School:
Rye Neck

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 217


Business Management

2009: Saw action in six games ... most of his playing time came on special teams ... recorded three tackles ... made one stop in the win over Liberty (11/21) ... carried the ball once ... gained seven yards on a carry against Coastal Carolina (10/24).

2008: Saw action in 10 games as a junior ... career-high 11 tackles during the season ... three stops in the win over Charleston Southern (10/18) ... career-best four tackles, three unassisted, at Iona (11/8) ... also had one carry against the Gaels, gaining four yards.

2007: Made a switch to defensive back ... played in a career-high 11 games ... finished with four tackles.

2006: Saw action in three games as a running back ... totaled 29 yards on seven carries ... gained a season-high of 20 yards at Wagner (11/4) on five carries ... also had his long run of the season against the Seahawks.

2005: Redshirted.

High School: A 2005 graduate of Rye Neck High School ... four-time letterwinner for the Panthers ... all-state as a senior ... two-time all-league and all-section ... rushed for 1,100 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior ... totaled five touchdowns and 500 yards in 2004 ... picked for the NFF All-Dozen team in 2005.

Personal: Born Luis Miguel Altamiranda on November 20, 1987 in New York City ... son of Janet and Julio Altamiranda ... one brother ... majoring in business management.