26  Corey Stringer
Corey Stringer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Warren, Ohio

High School:
Warren G. Harding

Last College:
Connecticut

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
DB

Birthdate:
12/18/1986

Major:
Sociology


2010: Played in seven games before suffering season-ending injury ... finished with six tackles ... made one tackle at Coastal Carolina (10/23) ... had a tackle against VMI (10/9) ... made one tackles vs. UMass (9/25) ... played at Brown (9/18) ... saw action against American International (9/11) ... made three tackles and forced a fumble at South Florida (9/4).

2009: Played in seven games ... recorded three tackles at Colgate (9/12) and at UMass (9/26) ... had a tackle for a loss and sack vs. Coastal Carolina (10/24).

2008: Played in the opening game of the season vs. Colgate (8/30) ... suffered a season-ending knee injury in that contest.

Prior to Stony Brook: Attended the University of Connecticut for one year ... redshirted ... named the Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week prior to the Cincinnati game (Nov. 10).

High School: A 2005 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School in Warren, Ohio ... prepped at Fork Union Military Academy in Virginia where he was the team's captain ... at Warren High School, was first team all-county pick and a two-year letter winner ... helped Harding to three conference championships ... Harding went 14-1 his sophomore year and was state runner-up with a 14-1 record ... also lettered in basketball and baseball.

Personal: Born Corey Maurice Stringer on December 18, 1986 in Warren, Ohio ... son of Jody and Cindy Stringer ... cousin of late Minnesota Vikings offensive tackle Korey Stringer ... cousin, Deryck Toles, was an All-Big Ten corner at Penn State and spent the 2005 season with the Indianapolis Colts ... cousin, Prescott Burgess, started at outside linebacker for Michigan and now plays for the Baltimore Ravens ... nephew of Rutgers women's basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer ... majoring in sociology.

Stringer's Statistics
Year GP/GS UA A Totals TFL Sacks Int. PB FR FF
2010 7/0 5 1 6 - - - - - 1
2009 7/0 4 3 7 1.0-6 1.0-6 - - - -
Totals 14/0 9 4 13 1.0-6 1.0-6 - - - 1