41 Boise Ross
41 Boise Ross
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bethlehem, PA
High School: Liberty
Position: CB
Major: Sociology
gp 9
tk 36.0
sac -
int -
ffum 1

Hoof Prints: Played wide receiver as a freshman, before injuries forced him to make the move to cornerback during the 2014 season... named to the Jim Thorpe Award Watch List... full name is DuBois Ross - named for W.E.B. Du Bois, founder of the NACCP... has a brother, Duke Ellington and Langston, named after other prominent African Americans... major is sociology.

Junior (2015): Was one of the Bulls breakout defensive players in his first full season at cornerback… named All-MAC Third Team… ranked fifth in the nation in passes defended per game (1.7)… his 20 passes defended on the season were a school record… had two interceptions and 18 pass breakups… ranked sixth on the team in tackles with 52… added a forced fumble and a fumble recovery… had four tackles and an interception against Albany (9/5)… had five tackles and two pass breakups against Penn State (9/12)… had five tackles, three pass breakups and a pick six at Florida Atlantic (9/19)… had a career-best four pass breakups against Nevada (9/26)… had a career-best six tackles against both Central Michigan (10/17) and Ohio (10/24)… had five tackles (all solo), a forced fumble and two PBUs at Miami (10/29)... had a fumble recovery against Massachusetts (11/27).

Sophomore (2014): Played the first two games as a wide receiver before moving to cornerback for the remainder of the season… finished the season with 26 tackles, one tackle for loss, six pass breakups and one of the Bulls’ two interceptions on the season… he recovered a fumble and returned it 75 yards for a touchdown at Ohio (11/5)… had five tackles (four solo) against Norfolk State (9/20)… had a tackle and a pair of pass breakups, including one in the waning stages of the game against Miami (OH) (9/27)… had five tackles and an interception at Bowling Green (10/4)… had three tackles, including a tackle for loss at Eastern Michigan (10/11)… had four tackles against both Central Michigan (10/25) and Massachusetts (11/28).

Freshman (2013): A true freshman that made an impact at wide receiver, appearing in nine games and making one start… Finished the season with 13 catches for 156 yards and also had two rushes for 14 yards… Grabbed a career-high five passes for 54 yards against Toledo (11/12)… Hauled in three passes for 52 yards in the Bulls win over Miami (11/19)… Had a career-long rush of 10 yards against Eastern Michigan (10/5)… Recorded three catches for 30 yards in the regular season finale against Bowling Green (11/29).

High School: Ross was a four-year starter at Liberty High School, where he was team captain. He earned first-team All-State as a wide receiver, second-team All-State as a defensive back, and first-team All-Area as both a wide receiver and defensive back. Over the last two years, at Pius X and Liberty High Schools, Ross had 75 receptions, 1,400 yards and 20 touchdowns. As a junior, he had 93 tackles and five interceptions.

Recent Games
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 25 21
Assists 11 6
Tackles 36.0 27.0
Tackles per game 4.0 4.5
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries 1 1
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 1 - - - - 0
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 1 - - - - 0
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 1 - - - - 0
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 1 - - - - 0
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 Albany L, 22-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Nevada L, 38-14 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 2 - -
Sep 24 Army West Point W, 23-20 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Boston College L, 35-3 1 1 2.0 - - 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Kent State L, 44-20 7 1 8.0 - - 0.5 3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Ball State L, 31-21 5 3 8.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 44-7 4 0 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 3 - -
Oct 27 Akron W, 41-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Ohio L, 34-10 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Miami (OH) L, 35-24 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Western Michigan L, 38-0 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 25 at Bowling Green L, 27-19 4 0 4.0 - - 1 5 1 1 - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 30 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 9 2 14 1.6 7.0 0 10 1 1
2014-15 - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 12 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 2 14 0.5 7.0 0 10 1 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 9 13 1.4 156 17.3 12.0 0 37
2014-15 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 12 - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 - - - - - - -
Total 30 13 0.4 156 5.2 12.0 0 37
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 12 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 30 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 12 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 8 189 23.6 0 38 1 8 8.0 0 8
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Total 8 189 23.6 0 38 1 8 8.0 0 8
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 9 14 156 8 189 367 40.8
2014-15 - - - - - 0 -
2015-16 12 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 9 - - - - 0 .0
Total 30 14 156 8 189 367 12.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 6 0.5 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 6 0.2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 12 37 15 52.0 4.3 - - 0.5 1 1 1 0 2 39 18 -
2016-17 9 25 11 36.0 4.0 - - 2.5 11 1 1 0 - - 7 -
Total 30 62 26 88.0 2.9 - - 3 12 2 2 0 2 39 25 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 9 - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 9 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 8 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 9 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 6 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 3 - - - - 0 .0
Away 6 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 1 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 8 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 2 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 3 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 25 11 36.0 4.0 - - 2.5 11 1 1 0 - - 7 -
Conference 6 21 6 27.0 4.5 - - 1.5 8 1 1 0 - - 5 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 12 6 18.0 6.0 - - 0.5 3 - - - - - 1 -
Away 6 13 5 18.0 3.0 - - 2 8 1 1 0 - - 6 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 0 2 2.0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 25 9 34.0 4.3 - - 2.5 11 1 1 0 - - 7 -
-
September 2 3 4 7.0 3.5 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
October 4 17 5 22.0 5.5 - - 1.5 6 - - - - - 4 -
November 3 5 2 7.0 2.3 - - 1 5 1 1 0 - - 1 -