Brad Finneran - Villanova
Brad Finneran was a two-time All-CIF and All-Sea View League selection; Also earned All-County and All-Regional honors in senior year, as well as pre-season All-American recognition; League's Scholar-Athlete; Lettered twice in basketball, All-League, All-County and All-CIF as a senior, and Sea View League MVP. In 1994 he was an Orange County Athletic Directors Association (OCADA) “Athlete of the Year” Nominee
VILLANOVA: All-Conference candidate; One of the most underrated receivers in the Atlantic 10; Team's best blocker from the wideout spot; Has Great athleticism.
1996: Participated in 10 of 12 games, starting 10 times; Missed the Northeastern and William & Mary games due to a fractured left wrist; Played the final five games with a cast on to protect the wrist; Made 30 catches for for 333 yards and two scores; Averaged 11.1 yards per reception; Amassed a career-best six receptions versus UConn before fracturing his wrist in the second quarter; Tallied a career-high 75 yards receiving and a career-best in the New Hampshire contest; Had a nine-game reception streak snapped in the playoff loss to East Tennessee State.
1995: Played in 10 games, starting two; Recorded 14 receptions for 142 yards and his first career TD; Career-high four receptions versus Delaware and Northeastern;
1994: Appeared in all 11 games, seeing time on special teams as well as at wide receiver; Caught five passes for 50 yards (10.0 per catch); Recorded one punt return of eight yards; Blocked two kicks on special teams.
VILLANOVA CAREER STATISTICS:
YEAR G/GS REC YDS AVG TD 1994 11/1 5 50 10.0 0 1995 10/2 14 142 10.1 1 1996 10/10 30 333 11.1 2 TOTAL 31/13 49 525 10.4 3