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Dantson Dareus
Dantson Dareus

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Miami, FL

High School:
Miami Norland

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 238

Position:
TE

Birthdate:
07/22/1980

Major:
Interdisciplinary Studies (Arts & Humanities)


2004: Returned to the squad easing into the season after recovering from knee surgery...moved into the starting role eight games into the season...played in every game with a 15+ yard catch in nine games...had double-digit yards in 10 games...will return in 2005 as one of four members remaining from the inaugural squad and as the team's leading receiver with 306 yards.

2003: Suffered a season-ending knee injury during pre-season.

2002: Saw action in three games...tallied 86 yards for an average of 14.3 per reception and 28.7 per game...was administratively sidelined part of the season and was held out of practice and competition for the remainder of the season...possess great size and pure ability.

2001: Joined the team four games into the season...showed the ability to make outstanding catches and use his height to his advantage...ended the season with six receptions for 127 yards, one touchdown and a 21.2 average per reception...his first reception was against St. Peter's...it was a 23 yard reception from Garrett Jahn...had two receptions against Gardner-Webb, one for 36 yards, the first from Jahn, the second (36) from Jared Allen...also recorded two against Eastern Illinois and one against Albany (NY).

High School: Played for Kurt Wiks at Miami Norland High School...earned all-Dade and participated in the Florida/Georgia All-Star Game...two-sport athlete (football and basketball).

Personal: Interdisciplinary studies (Arts & Humanities) major...son of Elvia Lubin...born July 22, 1980 in Haiti.

FAU Career Receiving Stats
YearGameRecYdsAvgTDLong
20016612721.2136
2002368614.3228
2004122330613.3028
Total212351914.8336
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