2012 Season…A right knee grade-two sprain during the first week of August camp prevented Shamar Stephen from playing in Connecticut's first two games vs. Massachusetts and North Carolina State.
2013 Postseason…Stephen could not participate in shuttle drills at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine due to suffering a right hamstring strain during his first 40-yard dash run.
5.25 in the 40-yard dash…1.83 10-yard dash…3.02 20-yard dash…30½-inch vertical jump…8-7 broad jump…Bench pressed 225 pounds 25 times…331/8-inch arm length…10-inch hands…81½-inch wingspan.
Stephen attended Long Island Lutheran (Brookville, N.Y.) High School, where he was a two-sport standout at the school, lettering in football and basketball…Earned All-American Lutheran Team honors after guiding the squad to a 7-2 record during his senior campaign. That season, he recorded 57 tackles with 12 sacks and also blocked two field goals while serving as team captain.
Stephen is an Economics major…Born Shamar Irvin Stephen on 2/25/91...Resides in Brookville, New York.