Buzz before he arrived: Bachtelle transferred from Modesto Junior College where he was an all-conference player. Before Junior College Beau was first-team all-conference and all-area player at Summerville High School.
His Journey: When it UB was facing a talent cliff on the defensive line Coach Quinn went looking for a JUCO player who could make an immediate impact. Steven Means and Wyatt Cahill were going to be seniors and with eyes towards 2013 Bachtelle was used in a relief role on the line.
Debut Performance: Bachtelle's first game at hte FBS level was on the road against Georgia. Beau racked up three tackles against the Bulldogs.
Breakout Performance: When the Bulls season looked like it was going the wrong way Bachtelle was one of the players who stepped up against UConn. With two sacks and five tackles Batchelle and the Bulls defense locked down the Huskies.
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Senior Moment: Beau's Sack of Tyler Tettleton helped put an exclamation point on the Bulls big victory.