Again ticketed for back-up duty at tight end in 2002 . . . had a 15-yard reception in the final spring scrimmage . . . AS A JUNIOR: Saw action in 11 games in 2001 (DNP vs. Penn State) and played 38.5 minutes . . . caught two passes for 16 yards (8.0 avg.) vs. Central Michigan in the season opener . . . played 8.0 minutes vs. Central Michigan and 8.5 minutes vs. Iowa in his longest stints of the year . . . AS A SOPHOMORE: Saw action in two games (vs. Marshall and Northwestern) in 2000 . . . caught a 22-yard pass from Ryan Van Dyke in the 2000 Green-White spring game . . . 1999 SEASON: Sat out the entire 1999 campaign after transferring from Toledo . . . AT TOLEDO: Made his only game appearance in the 1998 season opener vs. Temple . . . HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Earned all-area and all-county honors as a senior at Groves High School in Beverly Hills, Mich. . . . two-year starter at wide receiver for Coach Jim MacDougall . . . caught 25 passes for 375 yards (15.0 avg.) and five touchdowns in 1997, while helping Groves to an 8-3 record and its first playoff appearance in 20 years . . . scored the first playoff TD in school history, catching a 50-yard bomb in a 10-0 win over Detroit Central . . . three-year starter at point guard on the basketball team . . . named all-area and all-county after averaging 20.3 points, 5.1 rebounds and 7.2 assists as a senior . . . also lettered in track as a senior, competing in the 200 . . . born Dec. 20, 1980 . . . majoring in family community services.
Easter?s Career Statistics
Receiving G/GS No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2001 11/0 2 16 8.0 0 12
Easter?s Career Highs
Catches: 2, vs. Central Michigan (2001)
Receiving Yards: 16, vs. Central Michigan (2001)