Football Trio Added to Bednarik Award Watch List
• Tackles: 4 - 2x (last Maryland, 2015
• TFLs: 2.0 - 3x (last: Maryland, 2015)
• One-year letterman
• Has appeared in 20 games as a reserve defensive lineman, making four starts.
• 2015 Academic All-Big Ten
• Appeared in 13 games on defensive line, making four starts
• at Utah (Sept. 3): Made one tackle
• UNLV (Sept. 19): Tallied a career-best four tackles, including a sack.
• BYU (Sept. 26): Recorded two tackles, including a sack, as well as a QB hurry
• at Maryland (Oct. 3): Tied a career-high with four tackles; made a career-best two tackles for loss; recorded one sack
• Northwestern (Oct. 10): Recorded a quarterback hurry
• Michigan State (Oct. 17): Made three tackles
• at Minnesota (Oct. 31): Tallied three tackles and a sack for a loss of three yards
• at Indiana (Nov. 14): Recorded seven tackles, including half a tackle for loss
• at Penn State (Nov. 21): Had four tackles, including half a tackle for loss
• Ohio State (Nov. 28): Recorded two tackles
• Florida (Jan. 1): Notched three tackles
• Academic All-Big Ten
• Earned first varsity letter
• Has appeared in seven games
• Recorded three tackles and one TFL
• at Rutgers (Oct. 4): Blocked extra point attempt
• Minnesota (Sept. 27): Posted one tackle
• at Notre Dame (Sept. 6): Recorded first career TFL
• Appalachian State (Aug. 30): Made collegiate debut.
• Did not see game action.
• Attended Xaverian Brothers High School (2013) coached by Charles Stevenson
• Tallied 61 tackles, 13.5 for a loss, with nine sacks and four forced fumbles as a junior
Honors and Rankings
• Selected to the Massachusetts High School Football Coaches Association All-State Team twice (2011-12).
• Maurice Roy Hurst Jr. was born on May 9, 1995
• Son of former New England Patriot Maurice Hurst
• Enrolled in the the School of Kinesiology, major undeclared.