Senior wins coveted Brian Bullard Award
Conference honors fall sports with honors
Senior linebacker named defensive player of the year
Falcons to face Rice on Dec. 29 in Forth Worth, Texas. Game televised by ESPN.
Getz, Kons, Lindsay and Niklas earn honorable mention for Falcon football.
2011 (Junior) - Played in 13 games, starting the last 12 ... helped the Falcons to a 13th straight Mountain West Conference rushing title with a 314.8 per-game rushing average ... team ranked third in the nation in rushing ... offensive line was second in the conference (Boise State) and fifth nationally in quarterback sacks allowed with just 10 all season ... named to the academic all-Mountain West squad with a 3.13 GPA.
2010 (Sophomore) - Played in all 13 games ... shared time at guard ... part of an offensive line that helped Air Force to its 12th straight MWC rushing title ... team ranked second nationally in rushing with a 306.5 per-game average ... academic all-Mountain West selection.
2009 (Freshman) - Played on the junior varsity all season ... did not see any varsity action.
High School - Lettered four years in football and two in baseball ... named all-district as an offensive and defensive lineman ... was also named all-region on offense ... played in the Virginia High School All-Star game ... high school football coach was Chris Fraser.
Personal - Son of Merrill and Patricia Eason ... has an older brother ... member of cadet squadron 31 ... major is foreign area studies ... minor is Portuguese ... one of just six cadets nominated for Most Outstanding Portuguese Cadet ... on the dean's list and commandant's list in the fall of 2009 ... in the summer of 2011, travelled to Brazil as part of the Cadet Summer Language Immersion Program ... this past summer, completed the powered flight program and also worked Basic Cadet Training ... person in history he would most like to meet is Vince Lombardi ... listens to the speech from Any Given Sunday before games ... favorite movie is Remember the Titans ... credits his father and his brother as having the greatest influences on his sports career because his father "was my coach and my brother was my role model" ... grandfather served in the Army ... brother played Division I baseball at Radford ... father is an NCAA football referee ... favorite NFL team is the Miami Dolphins ... long-term goal is to work in the Office of Special Investigations.