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12/08/2016

Panthers Place Nine on 2016 Coaches All-ACC Team

The ACC’s Head Coaches Selected Five Panthers as First Team All-ACC

09/20/2016

Bell, Price Earn First National Bank Weekly Honors

Junior Leads Volleyball Team at Panther Challenge, Senior Tops Nation in Forced Fumbles

07/27/2016

Pitt's Johnson, Price Voted to All-ACC Preseason Team

Only Five ACC Teams, Including Pitt, Earned Multiple Selections

04/14/2016

Coverage: Pitt Football Spring Practice #14

04/13/2016

Rosters Set for Blue-Gold Spring Game

Panthers hold second annual Blue-Gold Spring Game Draft

11/26/2016

Pittsburgh 76, Syracuse 61

The Panthers defeat Syracuse, on November 26, 2016.

10/08/2016

USATSI Gallery - Georgia Tech @ Pittsburgh

USATSI Gallery - Georgia Tech @ Pittsburgh

09/10/2016

Pittsburgh 42, Penn State 39

The Panthers top Penn State, on September 10, 2016.

11/21/2015

Pitt 45, Louisville 34

Pitt defeats Louisville 45-34.

11/07/2015

Notre Dame 42, Pittsburgh 30

Pittsburgh falls to Notre Dame 42-30

2016: Ejuan Price is one of the most disruptive defensive linemen in college football...finalist for the Ted Hendricks Defensive End of the Year Award...semifinalist for the Chuck Bednarik Award (national defensive player of the year)...first team All-ACC for the second consecutive season...despite being the constant target of double teams, Price ranks second nationally in tackles for loss (1.8 per game) and fifth in sacks (1.00 per game)...he is 33rd in forced fumbles (0.25 per game)...more than half of Price’s 42 tackles this season have been for a loss...he has compiled 21 TFLs, 12 sacks, 13 QB hurries and three forced fumbles on the year...he also has a tackle for a safety (at North Carolina) and blocked extra point (against Syracuse)...Price's 12 sacks this season are the most by a Pitt player in 25 years...the last time a Panther had as many sacks was in 1991, when linebacker Ricardo McDonald also had 12... Price has compiled 28.5 sacks for his career, which ranks fifth all-time at Pitt.

2015: After being limited to just six games over the prior three seasons due to injuries, Price enjoyed a highly productive and decorated 2015 campaign...started all 13 games at defensive end and compiled 48 tackles, 19.5 TFLs, 11.5 sacks, one fumble recovery (returned 32 yards for a touchdown), one forced fumble and a blocked kick...selected first team All-ACC by league coaches and media...finished third (tied) in the media voting for ACC Defensive Player of the Year...led the ACC and ranked eighth nationally in sacks per game (0.88 avg.)...finished fourth in the ACC and 11th nationally in TFLs per game (1.5 avg.)...was an unblockable force in Pitt's 45-34 triumph over Louisville, collecting 10 tackles, six TFLs and five sacks...his sack total was the highest by a Bowl Subdivision player in 2015 and fell one shy of the national record...received a wide array of accolades for his Louisville performance and was named the Chuck Bednarik Award National Defensive Player of the Week, the Football Writers Association of America's AutoNation National Defensive Player of the Week, Athlon's National Defensive Player of the Week and the ACC's Defensive Lineman of the Week...Price also was given a "Helmet Sticker" by Joe Tessitore on ESPN College Football Final...had eight tackles, two sacks and a 32-yard fumble return for a touchdown against Notre Dame...was named the ACC's Co-Defensive Lineman of the Week for his game against the Irish...had five tackles, 3.5 TFLs and two sacks in a 17-13 win at Virginia Tech...swatted a Virginia PAT attempt, a key play that kept Pitt's lead at seven points with 5:50 to go in the eventual 26-19 victory.

2014: Missed the entire 2014 campaign due to a chest muscle injury sustained during the offseason.

2013: Played in six games, starting four at defensive end...suffered a season-ending back injury in the Oct. 19 Old Dominion game...until the injury, was enjoying a productive season as a hybrid linebacker/defensive end, totaling 23 tackles, four TFLs, one sack and one pass breakup...had a season-high eight tackles at Virginia Tech...had four tackles with two TFLs against Virginia...had five stops at Duke.

2012: Did not play in any games...took a redshirt while rehabilitating a pectoral injury.

2011: Played in all 13 games as a true freshman linebacker, starting five...had 27 tackles, 6.5 TFLs and four sacks...had a season-high six tackles (all solo) against USF...had five tackles at Rutgers...had two sacks at Iowa and one at both Louisville and West Virginia.

HIGH SCHOOL: Starred on both sides of the ball for Woodland Hills as a linebacker and tight end...rated one of the top 15 middle linebacker prospects in the country by Scout...selected All-State Class AAAA by the Pennsylvania Sports Writers (second team)...Pennsylvania Football News All-Class AAAA (second team)...Pittsburgh Tribune-Review "Terrific 25"...led team to a combined 21-6 mark his final two years, including back-to-back appearances in the WPIAL Class AAAA championship game...Woodland Hills went 12-2 his junior year, winning the WPIAL title and advancing to the PIAA state quarterfinals...as a senior, team went 9-4 and reached the WPIAL title game again...played under Coach George Novak...selected to play in the Big 33 Football Classic...rated the nation's No. 14 middle linebacker by Scout...rated the No. 16 prospect in Pennsylvania by SuperPrep and No. 19 by Rivals...SuperPrep All-Northeast Team.

PERSONAL: Ejuan Amir Price, born 1/30/93, is the son of Michelle Price...prefers to be called "Juan"...has one brother...graduated in 2015 with a degree in communication and is now pursuing a second major in administration of justice.

Defense
G GS UT AT TOT TFLs SACKs FR FF INT PBU
2011 13 5 17 10 27 6.5 4.0 0 0 0 0
2013 6 4 12 11 23 4.0 1.0 0 0 0 1
2015 13 13 30 18 48 19.5 11.5 1 1 0 2
2016 12 12 31 11 42 21.0 12.0 0 3 0 0
Career 44 34 69 42 114 51.0 28.5 1 4 0 3

Ejuan Price
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Ejuan  Price

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Rankin, Pa.

High School:
Woodland Hills

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 255

Position:
DL

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