Chase Kuerschen Recognized

Oklahoma's Marquise Brown (5) runs past Tulane's Chase Kuerschen (36) during a college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the Tulane University Green Wave at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla., on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. Oklahoma won 56-14. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman

Congratulations to Knoxville Catholic High Alum (2017), Chase Kuerschen, who was recognized as ACC Conference Academic All American! GO IRISH! ROLL WAVE!

2017 Stats: Played in 12 games with eight starts…Finished season with 60 total tackles, good for fourth most on the team, and a team-high two forced fumbles…Recorded eight tackles and forced a fumble at Navy (9/9)…Tallied six tackles and one forced fumble at Oklahoma (9/16)…Recorded three tackles vs. Army (9/23)…Had team-high seven tackles, an interception and 0.5 TFL vs. Tulsa (10/7)…Tallied four tackles at FIU (10/14)…Had career-high 14 tackles vs. USF (10/21)…Tallied seven tackles and one pass break-up at Memphis (10/27)…Recorded six tackles vs. Houston (11/18).