PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Brown senior defensive end Michael Yules (South Dartmouth, MA) has been named a member of the Capital One Academic All-America® First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Yules is the eighth student-athlete in Brown football history to be recognized as a First Team Academic All-American, joining Travis Holcombe (1981), Dave Folsome (1982), Marty Edwards (1986), John Cuozzo (1987), Nick Hartigan (2004, 2005) and Patrick Conroy (2010).
An Economics concentrator with a 3.76 grade point average, Yules is a first team All-Ivy and All-New England selection in 2013. He ranked third in the Ivy League in quarterback sacks with six for the season, including three quarterback sacks against Georgetown. Yules, who had 20 tackles for the season, registered a sack vs. Princeton, and had a sack in Brown's win over URI for the Governor's Cup.
A graduate of the Moses Brown School, Yules has been honored as a CoSIDA Academic All-District selection and National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete semifinalist. He was also named to the 2013 College Football Performance Watch List after earning Second Team All-Ivy honors as a junior.
2013 Capital One Academic All-America®
Division I Football Team
Pos. Name School Yr. Hometown GPA Major
QB Aaron Murray (2) Georgia Gr. Tampa, Fla. 3.30 Psych., Master's & PHD psych
WR Tanner Bleskin (2) Montana State Sr. Great Falls, Mont. 3.85 Microbiology
WR Jason Schneider South Dakota State Jr. Andover, Minn. 3.98 Pharmacy
TE Zane Fakes Ball State Gr. Plainfield, Ind. 3.59 Exercise Science
RB Terry Baggett U.S. Military Academy Jr. Chicago, Ill. 3.44 Chemical Engineering
RB Zach Zenner (2) South Dakota State Jr. Eagan, Minn. 3.85 Biology, Pre-Medicine
OL Nate Boyer Texas Sr. Dublin, Calif. 3.86 Sport Management
OL Gabe Ikard (1) # Oklahoma Sr. Oklahoma City, Okla. 4.00 Multidisciplinary Studies, Human Rel.
OL Spencer Long Nebraska Sr. Elkhorn, Neb. 3.79 Biological Sciences
OL Perry Simmons (2) Duke Sr. Raleigh, N.C. 3.83 Civil Engineering
OL John Urschel (1) Penn State Gr. Williamsville, N.Y. 4.00 Math (UG & G)
K Brian Davis Arkansas State Sr. Brentwood, Tenn. 3.75 Accounting
DB Robbie Beathard San Diego Sr. San Diego, Calif. 3.78 Accountancy
DB Jordan Hanberry Nicholls State Sr. River Ridge, La. 4.00 Biology
DB Mark Murphy Indiana Jr. Akron, Ohio 3.91 Informatics
DB Caleb Schaffitzel (2) Missouri State Jr. Fair Grove, Mo. 3.92 Conservation & Wildlife Mngmt.
LB Max Bullough (2) Michigan State Sr. Traverse City, Mich. 3.56 Finance
LB Austin Hasquet Northern Arizona Jr. Peoria, Ariz. 3.95 Biomedical Science
LB James Morris Iowa Sr. Solon, Iowa 3.84 Political Science
DL Brett Biestek Fordham Sr. Yalesville, Conn. 3.78 Finance
DL Blake Oliaro San Diego Sr. Folsom, Calif. 3.50 Mechanical Engineering
DL Davis Tull Tennessee,Chattanooga Jr. Knoxville, Tenn. 3.52 Health & Human Perform.
DL Michael Yules Brown Sr. S..Dartmouth, Mass. 3.76 Economics
P Mike Sadler (2) # Michigan State Gr. Grand Rapids, Mich. 3.97 Applied Engineering Sciences
Pos. Name School Yr. Hometown GPA Major
QB Derek Carr Fresno State Sr. Bakersfield, Cal. 3.41 Rec. Admin. & Leisure Service Mgmt.
WR Grant Gellatly Cornell Sr. Issaquah, Wash. 3.53 Industrial & Labor Relations
WR Mark Ross Lafayette Sr. Aliquippa, Pa. 3.63 Economics
TE Jake Long Nebraska Sr. Elkhorn, Neb. 3.86 Biological Sciences
RB Kyle Harbridge St. Francis (Pa.) Gr. Easton, Pa. 3.63 Marketing
RB C.J. Zimmerer Nebraska Sr. Omaha, Neb. 3.82 Criminology, Criminal Justice
OL Corey Boemer Southern Illinois Jr. St. Louis, Mo. 3.93 Biological Sciences
OL Brad Bormann Laafyette Sr. Flemington, N.J. 3.80 Biology
OL Jimmy Holtschlag Western Illinois Sr. Quincy, Ill. 3.94 Agricultural Sciences
OL Nate Leonard Texas At San Antonio Jr. McKinney, Texas 3.99 Physical Education
OL Ben Stansfield Austin Peay State Sr. Franklin, Tenn. 4.00 Psychology
K Colton Cook Southern Utah Gr. Bountiful, Utah 3.66 Business Administration
DB Jordan Italiano Kent State So. Canfield, Ohio 3.94 Chemistry, Pre-Med
DB Jordan Richards Stanford Jr. Folsom, Calif. 3.42 Public Policy
DB Sam Scofield Tulane Jr. Lafayette, La. 3.74 Finance
DB James Zotto Wofford Sr. Libertyville, Ill. 3.65 Biology
LB Thomas Holloway U.S. Military Academy Sr. Birmingham, Ala. 3.65 Intl. & Comp. Legal Study
LB Caleb Lavey Oklahoma State Gr. Celina, Texas 3.37 Finance (UG) / MBA (G)
LB Michael Runger Dartmouth Sr. Lisle, Ill. 3.77 Economics
DL James Cowser SOUTHERN UTAH So. Fruit Heights, Utah 3.99 Psychology
DL Matt Hoch MISSOURI Jr. Harlan, Iowa 3.96 Middle School Education
DL Cy Maughmer EASTERN MICHIGAN Sr. Glendale, Ariz. 3.93 Secondary Education
DL Iosua Siliva AUSTIN PEAY STATE Sr. Vailoa, Am. Samoa 3.94 Agriculture: Sustan. Dev.
P Steven Clark AUBURN Gr. Kansas City, Mo. 3.70 Exercise Science
Capital One Academic All-America® of the Year: Gabe Ikard, Oklahoma
(1) Capital One Academic All-America® 1st team selection in 2012
(2) Capital One Academic All-America® 2nd team selection in 2012
# Capital One Academic All-America® 2nd team selection in 2011