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75 Days Until CCSU - No. 75, Matthew Cohen

75 days to the start of football season?  Really?  It zips by - especially with this countdown.

At no. 75, we find sophomore OL Matthew Cohen, as our highlighted Lehigh football athlete in today's countdown.


Listed Height: 6'6"
Listed Weight: 280
Major: Arts and Sciences
Hometown: Plainview, NY
High School: Philips Academy, MA

Fun Fact: Matt is no relation to former all-Patriot League LB Matt Cohen, who still plays in the Lehigh Valley in Stabler Arena as part of the Lehigh Valley Steelhawks. He's a graduate of Philips Academy in Massachusette, which counts as its alumni Jonathan Alter, Bill Veeck, and current New England Patriots head football coach Bill Belichick.

2012 Stats: Did not see any varsity action.

2013: Competing for time on the offensive line.

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