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    Eric Olson
    Eric Olson

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Sudbury, Mass.

    High School:
    Buckingham Browne & Nichols

    Height / Weight:
    6-6 / 290

    Position:
    OL



    12/11/2013

    NU Leads B1G With Over 100 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Wildcats hit triple digits in a single-sport season for the first time in school history

    03/05/2013

    Spring Practice Report: An O-Line with a New Look

    Tuesday practice followed by annual Pro Timing Day events

    2013: Appeared in 11 of 12 games, primarily on special teams and in NU's goalline and short yardage situations ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

    2012: Redshirted his true freshman season ... Named Offensive Practice Player of the Week following Vanderbilt game.

    High School: ESPN.com three-star honoree ... Ranked 56th nationally among offensive tackles by Scout.com and the No. 5 overall prospect from Massachusetts by both ESPN.com and Rivals.com ... Ranked as the No. 6 overall prospect in the state by 247Sports ... SuperPrep All-Northeast selection ... Ranked No. 6 prospect in New England by SuperPrep ... Twice named to the ESPN Boston All-State Prep Team ... Two-time all-conference and two-time All-New England selection ... Three-year letterman at BB&N, helping the Knights to a 20-5 overall record, including a 2010 Jack Ette Bowl Championship ... A physically tough run-blocker with tremendous size and strength ... Lettered four years in basketball where he was an all-conference selection twice and is a member of the 1,000-point club at BB&N ... Coached by John Papas.

    Personal: Born Eric McVier Olson ... Son of Susan and Steve Olson ... Originally anticipated playing college basketball until transferring to prep school ... Majoring in learning and organizational change.