2009 SEASON (SENIOR): Fifth-year player appeared in nine games in 2009, primarily on special teams . . . was listed as back-up right tackle on the depth chart . . . saw action in 12 career games.
2008 SEASON (JUNIOR): Made his only appearance of the 2008 season vs. Eastern Michigan.
2007 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Saw action against UAB in his only appearance of the 2007 season.
2006 SEASON (RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN): Made his only appearance of the 2006 season vs. Eastern Michigan and posted a perfect score (100 percent) . . . also earned Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week honors vs. EMU.
2005 SEASON: Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Named to Prep Football Report's and Prep Star's All-East Teams . . . selected to SuperPrep's All-Northeast Team . . . rated among the East's top 75 prospects by Prep Football Report (No. 74) . . . ranked among New Jersey's top 40 seniors by SuperPrep (No. 33) . . . two-time first-team allconference selection at offensive tackle for Coach Mike Sheridan at St. Mary's High School in Rutherford, N.J. . . . named first-team All-Parochial in 2004 . . . earned second-team all-county honors as a senior . . . also saw action on the defensive line, recording 36 tackles including three sacks in 2004 . . . compiled a 21-7 record in two seasons as a heavyweight wrestler . . . son of Michael and Brigid Schmeding . . . father played offensive tackle at Arizona State from 1967-68 . . . born Dec. 18, 1986 . . . majoring in interdisciplinary studies in social science - human resources.