31  Adam Cooper
Adam Cooper

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

Last College:
Grossmont College

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
DB

Major:
History


2007: Started all 11 games at safety ... led all defensive backs and finished fourth on the team in tackles (58) ... led the Seawolves with eight passes broken up ... made eight stops in the season-opener vs. Georgetown (9/1) ... broke up a career-high three passes at Bucknell (9/8) ... seven tackles and a pair of passes broken up vs. Monmouth (9/21) ... eight stops and another pass defended at Albany (10/6) ... career best nine tackles vs. Central Connecticut State (11/10) ... finished the season by thwarting a pair of pass attempts at Elon (11/17). 2006: Started 10 of 11 games in his first season at Stony Brook ... tied for eighth on the team in tackles with 42 ... second on the squad with a pair of interceptions ... seven stops, including two for a loss, vs. Hofstra (8/31) ... picked off his first pass of the season and recovered a pair of fumbles at Monmouth (9/30) ... matched his season-high with seven tackles at St. Francis (Pa.) (10/14) ... five tackles and an interception at Wagner (11/4).

Prior to Stony Brook: Played two seasons at Grossmont College in El Cason, California ... all-conference and Academic All-American ... totaled 13 interceptions over his two seasons.

High School: A 2003 graduate of Mira Mesa High School in San Diego, California ... won two letters in football for the Marauders ... two-time all-conference selection ... also lettered in basketball and baseball.

Personal: Born Adam Steven Cooper on August 2, 1985 in San Diego, California ... son of Steve and Diane Cooper ... two sisters ... sister Ashley played soccer at San Diego State (2002-05).