Class is made up of student-athletes from six states
Seawolves conclude successful 2011 season, 9-4
Winner receives conference's automatic bid to the FCS Playoffs
Jackolski sets Big South record with five TDs
Essington grabs Big South Offensive POY and national award
Stony Brook Football on ESPN SportsCenter Top Plays...Kyle Essington's 40-yard Hail Mary touchdown pass to Matt Brevi was No. 9 on the list.
2011: Played in all 13 games, starting 12 ... had 31 receptions for 616 yards and seven touchdowns ... most TDs in a season by a Seawolf since 2006 ... caught three passes for 94 yards and a touchdown at Sam Houston State (12/3) ... made two catches for 52 yards, including a 41-yard score against Albany (11/26) ... recorded two receptions for 63 yards and a touchdown vs. Liberty (11/19) ... caught four passes for 71 yards and a touchdown at Gardner-Webb (11/12) ... had one catch for 12 yards and threw an interception on an end around at Charleston Southern (11/5) ... had a 29-yard kick return vs. Coastal Carolina (10/29) ... two catches for 41 yards at VMI (10/22) ... caught four passes for 79 yards and a touchdown vs. St. Anselm (10/15) ... earned a CFPA honorable mention honor after 126 yards and two touchdowns vs. Presbyterian (10/8) ... hail mary catch vs. Blue Hose at the end of first half was top ten play on ESPN ... had one catch for six yards and one kick return for eight yards vs. Brown (9/17) ... led all players with five catches and 42 yards at Buffalo (9/10) ... had two catches for 30 yards at UTEP (9/3) ... preseason All-Big South by conference coaches and media ... preseason All-Big South by Phil Steele's College Football Review ... College Football Performance Awards watchlist at wide receiver.
2010: All-Big South second-team selection ... led Seawolves receiving corps with 668 yards and five touchdowns ... caught TD passes of 67 yards and 61 yards ... caught four balls for 82 yards and a touchdown against Liberty (11/20) ... only catch went for 61 yards and a touchdown against Gardner-Webb (11/13) ... had one catch for 51 yards against Presbyterian (11/6) ... caught two balls for 21 yards against Charleston Southern (10/30) ... set a career-high with 10 catches at Lafayette (10/16) ... added 75 yards and a touchdown vs. Leopards ... caught five passes for 79 yards vs. VMI (10/9) ... added 36 kick-return yards against Keydets ... led Seawolves with four catches and 87 yards vs. UMass (9/25) ... caught 51-yard pass to set up TD vs. Minutemen ... totaled career-highs of nine catches and 157 yards at Brown (9/18) ... 67-yard touchdown against Brown was Stony Brook's first play from scrimmage ... also had 38 kick return yards at Brown ... caught three balls for 55 yards and a touchdown in season debut against American International (9/11) ... added two kickoffs for 27 yards against Yellow Jackets.
2009:Played in all 11 games ... tied for second on the team with 26 receptions ... third with 344 receiving yards ... as the team's primary kick returner, ran back 27 kickoffs for 557 yards ... finished third in the Big South in return yards and fourth in return yard average ... both the returns and return yardage are the second-highest totals in school history ... second on the team and eighth in the Big South with 907 all-purpose yards ... caught a pass in every game but three ... named the Big South Special Teams Player of the Week (9/21) after returning three kicks for 140 yards against Brown (9/19), two of which were for over 50 yards to set a new LaValle Stadium record ... also caught five passes for 76 yards in the win over the Bears ... set a school record with eight kick-off returns at UMass (9/26) ... matched his season best with five receptions in back-to-back games at North Dakota (10/10) and VMI (10/17) ... caught a TD pass in each of those games ... 31-yard return against the Keydets set up game-winning score in the final minute.
Prior to Stony Brook: Played one season at Fort Hays State University in Kansas ... caught 34 passes for 397 yards ... also returned 13 kicks for 366 yards.
High School: A 2006 graduate of Armwood High School ... two letters in football for the Hawks ... all-state, all-district and all-county selection ... had six kick-off returns for touchdowns as a senior ... helped his team to a pair of state championships.
Personal: Born Mathew Brevi on March 3, 1988 ... son of Pete and Carol Brevi ... brother, Chris, played two seasons at Stony Brook as well as at Iowa.