17  Billy Buntin
Billy Buntin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brooklyn, N.Y.

High School:
Brooklyn Tech

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 185

Position:
Defensive Back

Birthdate:
10/05/1982


2003: Registered a career-high 11 tackles and an interception in the victory over Wagner (9/20) . . . had six tackles against Monmouth (9/27) . . . had six tackles against St. Francis (10/18) . . . totaled 8 tackles, 4 of which were unassisted, including 2 for a loss in the win over CCSU (11/8) . . .registered 11 tackles, 3 of them unassisted and one for a loss in the season ender versus Iona (11/15).

2002: Appeared in eight games . . . totaled 40 tackles, four for a loss . . . had one sack and one interception . . . had the only interception, a 41 yard return in the shutout win on the road against Siena (10/26). . . Recorded 10 tackles, including six solos to defeat Central Connecticut (11/2). . . Notched 10 tackles including one sack in the home victory over Robert Morris (11/9) 2001:Earned first collegiate start in season opener vs. St. John's and had eight tackles, one for a loss (9/21) . . . finished with five stops at Albany (9/29) . . . made five tackles in win over Wagner (10/6) . . . notched his first career interception, returning it 59 yards to set up a SB touchdown in at home against Jacksonville (10/27). Broke up four passes in same game . . . made nine tackles in loss to Robert Morris (11/3) . . . made six tackles and broke up one pass in CCSU win (11/10)

2000: A defensive back and special teams performer . . . totaled five tackles on the season, three unassisted . . . made two unassisted tackles against Cent. Connecticut (11/11).

High School: Starred as a running back/strong safety at Brooklyn Tech in Brooklyn Tech . . . earned senior All-Star, Big-44, All-Brooklyn, and Big-33 All-City Team honors as a senior . . . rushed for 508 yards and seven touchdowns in '99 . . . made 63 tackles in final season.

Paw Prints: Billy Picardot Buntin . . . born October 5, 1982 . . . son of Clemire Migerel and Edson Buntin . . . brother of Zachary and Zahir Young . . . favorite food: key lime cheese cake . . . favorite book: Sideways Stories At Wayside High


The File On Buntin
Year   UT   AT   Tot   TFL   Sacks   FR   Int   Br
2001   23   15    38    1      0      0    1     5
Total  23   15    38    1      0      0    1     5