2011: Played in nine games, including the Bobcats' appearance in the Mid-American Conference Championship game... Registered his first college tackle against Gardner-Webb (Sept. 10)... Logged a season-high 2.0 solo tackles in the Bobcats' win over Marshall.
2010: Did not play.
Prior to Ohio: Played offensive and defensive tackle during his career...Boasted career numbers (three years) of 86 solo tackles, 14.5 sacks, 37 tackles for loss, 14 quarterback hurries, five forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries, four pass breakups, three blocked field goals and three blocked punts... Named All-Ohio... Named All-Conference three times and team MVP twice... Lettered in football four years, track three times and basketball twice.
Personal: Son of Ruth Pekarik/Taylor... Born June 12, 1990... His twin sister Amanda also attends Ohio University... Enjoys watching movies... Majoring in Recreation Management.