Close to 400 student-athletes, coaches, administrators and staff members attended the gala April 7 in Memorial Auditorium.
2014: Saw action in all 12 games... Recorded a career high 22 tackles with 12 assisted tackles and 10 unassisted tackles... Posted a season high 4 tackles against Bowling Green (Oct. 11) with two unassisted and two assisted.
2013: Appeared in 11 games... Finished the year with 16 tackles (four solo) and one sack... Made his collegiate debut at Louisville (Sept. 1)... Tallied a pair of stops against Marshall (Sept. 14)... Posted a season-best three tackles and logged his first career sack against Miami (Oct. 26)... Recorded a pair of tackles and a 0.5 tackle for loss against Massachusetts (Nov. 29)... Appeared in the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl against East Carolina (Dec. 23) where he posted one solo tackle.
Prior to Ohio: Helped lead his team to a 12-1 finish en route to capturing a division championship... Named First team All-Division ... First team All-Conference...Second team All -State ... Varsity letter winner in wrestling and track and field.
Personal: Born on June 3, 1994 ... Son of Dominic and Tupov Kuresa ... Youngest of six siblings ... Hobbies include hanging out with family and friends... Nickname is Bam Bam ... Intends to major in Criminal Justice.