70  Mario Dattilo
Mario Dattilo


Centereach, N.Y.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 300



Political Science


Football hosts Liberty for shot at Big South title

Winner receives conference's automatic bid to the FCS Playoffs

2011: Played in seven games, starting one ... started against St. Anselm (10/15) ...blocked for a scoring offense that ranked second in FCS (38.0 ppg), arushing attack that ranked fourth (267.31) and a total offense that ranked eighth (441.62).

2010: Played in five games, starting three ... did not play against Presbyterian (11/6), Charleston Southern (10/30) and Coastal Carolina (10/23) ... played a number of offensive line positions at Lafayette (10/16) ... started at left guard against UMass (9/25) ... started at right guard against Brown (9/18) ... started against American International (9/11) ... saw action at South Florida (9/4).

2009: Saw action in a pair of games as a reserve offensive lineman.

2008: Made his collegiate debut at Iona (11/8) along the offensive line.

2007: Redshirted.

High School: A 2007 graduate of Centereach High School ... earned three letters in football for the Cougars ... all-league selection as a lineman ... All-America nominee as a senior ... totaled 118 tackles on defense over his last two seasons ... also earned three letters in basketball.

Personal: Born Mario A. Dattilo on December 8, 1989 in Centereach, New York ... son of Mario and Kathy Dattilo ... one brother.