Has played two seasons for the Eagles after sitting out the 2007-08 season under NCAA transfer rules; joined the Boston College program after spending the 2006-07 season at the University of Vermont.
Practiced with the Eagles for much of the 2007-08 season; suffered a left ankle injury in February 2008 and missed the remainder of the season.
AS A JUNIOR
Played in and started 30 games; missed the game at Wake Forest (2/9) because of illness.
Earned All-ACC third-team honors.
Gained All-District 1 honors from the United States Basketball Writers Association.
Averaged 14.1 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game; averaged 13.3 points and 5.8 rebounds per game in league contests.
Ranked among ACC leaders (in conference games) in both scoring (12th) and rebounding (15th).
Registered two point-rebound double-doubles.
Led or tied for the team lead in scoring 11 times, in rebounds 15 times and in blocked shots 10 times.
Scored in double figures 21 times, including six games with 20 or more points and one game with more than 30 points.
Made a career-high 11 field goals in a career-high 31-point effort at Miami (1/19).
Grabbed eight or more rebounds in each of nine games; made three or more steals in each of five games.
Totaled 26 points, six rebounds and three steals at Georgia Tech (2/27); shot 10-for-18 from the field.
Tallied 21 points, 10 rebounds, four blocked shots and three steals in a home win over Bryant (12/20).
Also posted 21 points in games against South Dakota State (11/21) and Harvard (12/9).
Posted 11 points, 12 rebounds and three blocked shots in the Eagles' win at Michigan (12/2) in the Big Ten-ACC Challenge.
Notched 20 points and eight rebounds against Saint Joseph's (11/20).
Scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds in a win at Providence (11/28).
Recorded 17 points and seven rebounds - both team highs - at Florida State (2/14).
Registered 17 points (7-for-11 FG) and six rebounds against Virginia Tech (2/24).
AS A SOPHOMORE
Played in and started all 34 games.
Earned the program's Top Rebounder Award.
Averaged 13.4 points, 6.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game; averaged 13.2 points, 6.3 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game in league contests.
Registered a team-high six point-rebound double-doubles, the highest number of double-doubles by a BC sophomore since Jared Dudley notched seven in 2004-05; fell one rebound shy of a double double in four additional games.
Led or tied for the team lead in scoring seven times, in rebounds 12 times and in assists four times.
Scored in double figures 27 times, including five games with 20 or more points.
Made a season-best seven field goals in each of seven games.
Gained All-District 1 first-team honors from the United States Basketball Writers Association.
Averaged 12.0 points and 7.0 rebounds per game in the Eagles' two ACC Tournament contests.
Notched 12 points and seven rebounds against USC in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (3/20).
Scored 20 points in the team's win over Loyola (Md.) in the opening round of Dick's Sporting Goods NIT Season Tip-Off.
Posted 16 points and 12 rebounds in overtime win at Massachusetts (12/6).
Totaled 22 points and 11 rebounds against San Francisco (12/29).
Recorded consecutive double-doubles - against Wake Forest (20 points, 11 rebounds on 1/14) and Virginia Tech (23 points, 10 rebounds on 1/17).
Registered 20 points, seven rebounds and five blocked shots in a home win over Duke (2/15).
Tallied 19 points, seven rebounds and two blocked shots in a home win over Florida State (2/24).
AS A FRESHMAN (at Vermont)
Played in 26 games, making 16 starts; missed seven games (Jan. 21-Feb. 11, 2007) because of a foot injury.
Averaged 11.4 points and 4.4 rebounds per game; averaged 9.3 points and 3.2 rebounds per game in nine America East contests.
Earned America East All-Rookie Team honors.
Gained America East Rookie of the Week honors four times - for the weeks ending Nov. 19, Dec. 24, Jan. 7 and Jan. 14.
Shot 44.0 percent from the field, including 40.0 percent (38-for-95) from three-point range.
Scored in double figures in 13 games.
Scored 20 or more points in each of six games.
Recorded one point-rebound double-double; totaled 15 points and 10 rebounds at Towson (12/1).
Sank three or more three-point field goals in each of five games.
Scored 20 points and grabbed six rebounds in 20 minutes off the bench in his collegiate debut - an 82-65 Vermont win over New Orleans in Maryland's Comcast Center (2K Sports College Hoops Classic).
Tallied 21 points and six rebounds at Michigan State (11/21).
Notched 20 points in an overtime loss at Harvard (12/17); shot 4-for-7 from three-point range.
Shot 4-for-7 from long range in a 19-point effort at Quinnipiac (12/23).
Posted a career-high 25 points (10-for-15 FG) and six rebounds in a 101-87 win at Quinnipiac (12/23).
Shot 4-for-5 from three-point range in a 23-point effort against Stony Brook (1/3).
Equaled his career high with 25 points and grabbed six rebounds at Maryland-Baltimore County (1/11).
Earned All-State honors from the New Haven Register as a junior and senior at Daniel Hand High School.
Twice captured Register Area MVP honors.
Averaged 25.5 points, 14.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocked shots per game in 2005-06.
Played for head coach Jeff Beeman.
Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.
Joe and his two sisters are the children of Eileen and Charlie Trapani.
Born on July 1, 1988.
CAREER HIGHS Points: 31 at Miami (1-19-10) Rebounds: 12 - twice Assists: 6 vs. Central Connecticut (11-14-08) FGM: 11 at Miami (1-19-10) 3PFGM: 6 at Georgia Tech (2-27-10) FTM: 7 at Providence (11-28-09) FTA: 9 at Providence (11-28-09) Blocked Shots: 5 vs. Duke (2-15-09) Steals: 3 - five times Minutes: 38 - twice