Name: Adrian Bernard
Hometown: Newark, N.J.
High school / Cegep: Pius X
Academic program: Political Science/Criminology
Year of eligibility: 5
Key stats from 2015: Started all eight games...ranked second on the team with 39 total tackles...recorded 2.5 sacks, one forced fumble, and one fumble recovery...notched a season-high eight tackles vs McMaster on Aug. 30.
Awards & honours (since start of CIS career): Won the 2015 Johnny Copp Memorial Trophy as the U of T most valuable player in 2015.
Greg Gary (Head Coach/6th Season):
"Adrian Bernard is going to be the motor. He's the guy that we rely on to bring that high energy. We expect big things from him in the middle this year."