2001: Totaled three tackles, two for a loss, in opener vs. St. John's (9/21) . . . recorded four tackles, one for a loss, at Albany (9/29) . . . equalled his career high with eight tackles at home against Jacksonville (10/27) . . . posted one tackle for a loss and a fumble recovery versus CCSU (11/10) . . . posted seven tackles, four for a loss, in St. Francis (Pa.) win (11/17)
2000: Appeared in ten games, starting eight as nose tackle . . . recorded 28 tackles on the year, 15 unassisted . . .had seven tackles for a loss, and one sack . . . recorded one pass breakup . . . totaled seven takedowns versus St. John?s (9/16) . . . had career-high eight tackles against Wagner (10/7). . . his lone sack came against Sacred Heart (10/14).
1999: Appeared in all 10 games, finishing the season strong as he started the final three games of the year at defensive tackle . . . totaled 11 tackles, four for a loss and one sack . . . had one pass defensed and one fumble recovery . . .had a season-high three stops versus St. Francis (11/13) . . . first collegiate sack came against Monmouth (9/25).
High School: Earned three letters at Hunterdon Central High School in Flemington, N.J. . . totaled 52 tackles and seven sacks in sophomore season . . . in junior year, finished with 56 stops and six quarterback sacks . . . racked up 79 tackles (12 for a loss), eight sacks and three fumble recoveries as a senior . . . first-team All-Area, All-County and All-Conference and second-team All-State honoree in 1998.
Paw Prints: Salvatore Mancino . . . born Aug. 16, 1980 . . . son of Lina and Salvatore Mancino . . . brother of Angelo and Michael . . . favorite movie: The Dragon . . . favorite team: Dallas Cowboys.
The File on Mancino Year UT AT Tot TFL Sacks FR Int Br 1999 5 6 11 4 1 1 0 1 2000 15 13 28 7 1 0 0 1 2001 9 17 26 9 0 1 0 0 Total 29 36 65 20 2 2 0 2