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Vince Biegel
Vince  Biegel

RS Junior

Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 244



Honors and Awards
2013: Academic All-Big Ten

2014 Season: Has played in all 12 games, starting 10 ... logged six tackles, including one sack for a loss of 11 yards, vs. Minnesota on Nov. 29 ... tallied three tackles at Iowa on Nov. 22 ... logged five tackles, including two tackles for loss (six yards) and one forced fumble vs. Nebraska on Nov. 15 ... recorded a career-high seven tackles, a career-high three sacks for 19 yards and career-best four tackles for loss (22 yards) at Purdue on Nov. 8 ... also broke up a pass at Purdue ... tallied five tackles, one tackle for loss and one sack at Rutgers on Nov. 1 ... logged two tackles, including 1.5 tackles for loss vs. Maryland on Oct. 25 ... made six tackles, including two tackles for loss and one sack for nine yards vs. Illinois on Oct. 11 ... recorded a career-high five tackles and a sack for three yards vs. Northwestern on Oct. 4 forced a fumble and notced one tackle vs. South Florida on Sept. 27 ... made a season-high five tackles and forced a fumble vs. Bowling Green on Sept. 20 ... Logged six tackles, including 2.5 for loss and 0.5 sacks, vs. Illinois on Oct. 11 ... had four tackles vs. Western Illinois on Sept. 6 ... recorded four tackles vs. LSU on Aug. 30

2013 Season: Earned first letter, playing in all 13 games with two starts ... had three solo tackles vs. South Carolina in Capital One Bowl on Jan. 1 ... had one tackle vs. Penn State on Nov. 30 ... made two tackles at Minnesota on Nov. 23 ... had two tackles, including one for loss, vs. Indiana on Nov. 16 ... tallied two tackles vs. BYU on Nov. 9 ... made two tackles at Iowa on Nov. 2 ... tied a career-high with four tackles at Illinois on Oct. 19 ... registered a career-high four tackles, a sack and broke up a pass vs. Northwestern on Oct. 12 ... saw action at Ohio State on Sept. 28 ... had his first career sack and a QB hurry vs. Purdue on Sept. 21 ... recorded one tackle and broke up a pass vs. Arizona State on Sept. 14 ... registered one tackle vs. Tennessee Tech on Sept. 7 ... made two tackles vs. UMass on Aug. 31

2012 Season: Freshman season cut short due to foot injury ... granted medical redshirt ... saw time against UTEP on Sept. 22 ... made Badgers debut against Utah State on Sept. 15

High School: Four-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... No. 73 player nationally by Rivals ... ranked as the No. 3 outside linebacker by Rivals, No. 15 by ESPN and No. 23 by Scout ... top-ranked player in Wisconsin by ESPN and Rivals ... finished his career with 425 tackles, 27 sacks, 10 interceptions, 10 forced fumbles, five fumble recoveries and four defensive touchdowns ... in senior season, named U.S. Army, USA Today and Parade All-American ... also the Gatorade Wisconsin Player of the Year and Conference Player of the Year ... 2011 National Underclassman Midwest Ultimate Top 60 ... winner of the John Anderson Award (outstanding linebacker) and finalist for the Dick Butkus Award ... also selected as team captain and first-team all-state, all-region and all-conference ... posted 172 tackles, 21 sacks, three interceptions, five forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and two defensive touchdowns as a senior ... as a junior, recorded 171 tackles, six sacks, four interceptions, five forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two defensive touchdowns ... named team captain and first-team all-state, all-region and all-conference for his efforts ... earned second-team all-conference honors as a sophomore after picking up 82 tackles and three interceptions as a safety ... lettered in football, hockey and track and field ... head coach was Tony Biolo

Personal: Parents are Rocky and Jamie Biegel ... father, Rocky, played linebacker at BYU from 1988-92 and wrestled in 1992 ... uncle, T.D. Biegel, played fullback at BYU from 1989-93 ... grandfather, Ken Biegel, played linebacker and offensive guard at UW-Eau Claire ... brother of Badgers offensive lineman Hayden Biegel ... spent time speaking to youth sports teams and elementary and junior high schools ... also volunteers at his church ... major is human ecology with a focus on retailing


Game-by-Game Tackles
2013 SEASON: UMass (1-1=2); Tennessee Tech (0-1=1); at Arizona State (1-0=1); Purdue (1-0=1); Northwestern (4-0=4); Illinois (3-1=4); at Iowa (0-2=2); BYU (2-0=2); Indiana (2-0=2); at Minnesota (2-0=2); Penn State (0-1=1); at South Carolina (3-0=3)

2014 SEASON: at LSU (0-4=4); Western Illinois (4-0=4); Bowling Green (2-3=5); South Florida (0-1=1); Northwestern (4-1=5); Illinois (4-2=6); Maryland (1-1=2); at Rutgers (5-0=5); at Purdue (6-1=7); Nebraska (5-0=5); at Iowa (3-1=4); Minnesota (3-3=6)

Career Highs
Tackles 7 at Purdue, Nov. 8, 2014
Tackles for Loss 4.0 at Purdue, Nov. 8, 2014
Sacks 3.0 at Purdue, Nov. 8, 2014
Interceptions N/A
Passes Defended 1 (3x), MR at Purdue, Nov. 8, 2014

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