Bulls Place Record 11 Players on Academic All-MAC Football Team


CLEVELAND, OH – The University at Buffalo place 11 football players on the Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team, the league announced on Wednesday. It was the football team's most Academic All-MAC selections in school history.

All 11 players were first-time selections to the team.

Player Pos. Yr. GPA Major
Drew Anderson QB Jr. 3.23 Business Administration
Kyle DeWeen P Sr. 3.64 Business Administration
Chris Doubek RB Jr. 3.26 Media Study
Tomas Jack-Kurdyla OL So. 3.58 Sociology
Tyree Jackson QB So. 3.34 Social Science Interdisciplinary
Zac Lefebvre TE R-Fr. 3.27 Undecided
Jake Molinich TE R-Fr. 3.22 Business Administration
K.J. Osborn WR So. 3.34 Sociology
Matt Otwinowski LB So. 3.76 Business Administration
Tim Roberts S Sr. 3.68 Social Science Interdisciplinary
Chris Spell WR Sr. 3.43 Sociology

The 11 selections are the most the Bulls have placed on the Academic All-MAC team since they had eight in 2015.

The Academic All-MAC honor is for a student who has excelled in athletics and academics.  To qualify, a student must have at least a 3.20 cumulative GPA and have participated in at least 50 percent of the contests for that particular sport. First-year students and junior college transfers in their first year of residence are not eligible for the award.