#46 Andrew Eagan
|HOMETOWN||Sauk Village, Ill. (Marian Catholic)|
Collected nine tackles, which included a season-high five solo stops, at Minnesota State (9/5/09)... Also scooped up a fumble in the game... Posted nine tackles, with two solo stops and a tackle for loss versus Winona State (9/12/09)... Registered a season-best 10 total tackles, which include 1.5 tackles for loss and a pass break up versus St. Cloud State (10/3/09)... Grabbed his second collegiate interception to go along with five tackles, (three solo) at Minnesota, Crookston (10/17/09)... Capped the season with matching nine-tackle performances at U-Mary (10/31/09) and Concordia-St. Paul (11/7/09).
2008 (So): Heard his named called as a part of the starting defense 10 times as a sophomore... Finished second on the team in tackles (68), solo stops (32) and assisted tackles (38), while netting 7.5 tackles for loss (-27 yards) and 2.0 sacks to end up third on the team... His 6.8 tackles per game slotted him among the league’s top 20... Was one of just four sophomore defenders in the NSIC North Division to garner all-conference accolades in 2008.
Posted 10 stops, with a career-high eight solo tackles at MSU-Moorhead (9/20/08)... Got to the quarterback for his first two collegiate sacks versus Northern State (9/27/08) and Concordia-St. Paul (11/8/08).
2007 (Fr): Racked up 40 tackles in 10 games for the Beavers as a rookie... Tied for eighth on the team in tackles while his 22 solo tackles was good for sixth on the team... Started in the middle of the Beavers’ defense on five occasions... Led the Beavers with a career-high 11 tackles (seven solo) at U-Mary (10/6)... Tied for seventh, on the team and third among linebackers with 5.0 tackles for a loss... Picked off his first collegiate pass in a victory over Minot State (9/8).
2006 (So): Sat out entire 2006 campaign as a redshirt.
Prior to BSU: Was a four-year starter at Marian Catholic High School... Led the team in tackles as a freshman, sophomore and senior... Posted a career-best 163 tackles in his final prep season.
Personal: Andrew Martin Eagan... Born Dec. 19, 1987... Son of Chris Eagan and Lauren Abatzis... Has chosen criminal justice as a major field of study.
Tackles: 11 at U-Mary (10/6/07); Solo Tackles: 8 at MSU-Moorhead (9/20/08); Assisted Tackles: 7 three times; Sacks: 1 vs. Northern State (9/27/08) and vs. Concordia-St. Paul (11/1/08); TFL: 3.0 at MSU-Moorhead (9/27/08); Interceptions: 1 vs. Minot State (9/8/07) and at Minnesota, Crookston (10/17/09); Fumbles: 1 at Minnesota State (9/5/09).