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Mid American Conference - Five Bulls make the All Conference Team

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Weiser named 1st team All-MAC, Berry and Kling second team and Alozie and Ross third team.

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1st Team -

Matt Weiser

There was no way Weiser does not get this award. Being second in the nation in receptions and yardage the UB tight end was key to the UB passing attack. Weiser had had 63 receptions for 625 yards and three touchdowns on the season. Those numbers were the best ever for receptions and receiving yards by a tight end.

Heck his 63 receptions are top 10 (8th) for any UB player receiver, running back, or tight end.

2nd Team -

Branden "Crunch" Berry

Berry transitioned to linebacker this season and he had a breakout year. The Junior ranked second on the team and eighth in the MAC in tackles with 104. He added 11.5 tackles for loss, an interception, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery. He had a stretch of five straight games where he registered double-digit tackles, becoming just the second player in UB's FBS era to accomplish the feat.

Berry also had a knack for stuffing runs in the backfield on 3rd and long situations.

John Kling "Kong"

The offensive line lose three key players this year and it fell to John Kling to step up as the units leader. He started all 12 games at left tackle for the Bulls. He helped pave the way for an offense that rushed for 1,643 yards and passed for 2,994 yards on the season.

3rd Team -

Okezie Alozie

Okezie led the Bulls with five sacks and ranked third for UB in both tackles (85) and tackles for loss (10.5). His pair of interceptions versus Ohio was the key to UB's best win of the season.

Dubois "Boise" Ross

Kind of a joke that Ross was not second or third team. In his first full season at cornerback, the junior ranked second in the MAC and tied for fifth in the nation in passes defended with 20. His 18 pass breakups and two interceptions set a new school record for passes defended in a season. He had 52 tackles to rank sixth on the team.