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Pat                                Eger
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Pat
Eger
Class: r-Sr.
Hometown: Jefferson Hills, Pa.
Height: 6-6
Weight: 302
Sport: Football
Position: OL

Biography

-Moved from tackle to center during the spring
-Has played in 28 career games and started 19

2012 (r-Jr.)
-Played all 13 games, including six starts at right tackle and one at right guard, and finished the season as the backup for both guard positions
-Named All-Big 12 Conference Honorable Mention (AP)
-Used on 562 offensive plays
-Had 19 knockdowns for the season
-Started at right guard vs. Syracuse in the Pinstripe Bowl and finished with one knockdown on 58 offensive plays
-Netted two knockdowns on three plays vs. Oklahoma
-Tallied two knockdowns on 46 plays at Oklahoma State
-Saw time on 10 special teams plays off the bench against TCU
-Came off the bench to register one knockdown on 37 plays against Kansas State
-Tallied three knockdowns on 59 plays at Texas Tech
-Earned time on 77 plays in Texas win and tallied one knockdown
-Saw time on 88 plays in Baylor win and earned two knockdowns
-Tallied one knockdown on 53 plays in Maryland win
-Saw time on 65 plays against JMU and tallied three knockdowns
-Earned three knockdowns on 65 plays against Marshall

2011 (r-So.)
-Played in 13 games and started 12 at right tackle
-Made his first career start against Marshall
-Saw time on 837 offensive plays in 2011
-Season-high 82 plays against Clemson
-Used on 60 or more plays in 10 games
-Used on 70 or more plays in five games
-Finished the year with 24 knockdowns
-Season high five knockdowns against Clemson

2010 (r-Fr.)
-Played in three games
-Scout Team Champion: Louisville

2009 (Fr.)
-Redshirted
-Scout Team Champion: Auburn

High School
-Coach by Bill Cherpak at Thomas Jefferson High
-Harrisburg Patriot News Platinum 33 Team WPIAL Class AAA All-State First Team
-Associated Press Class AAA All-State First Team
-Helped Thomas Jefferson to a pair of PIAA Class AAA state titles

Personal
-Birthday is Feb. 14
-Son of Terrie and the late Mike Eger
-One of two children
-Majoring in arts and sciences

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