Silberman and Gallik drafted in the sixth round
Three members of the offensive line capture honors
Graduate center Andy Gallik named to first team
The Eagles continue to work in preseason camp
NOTES: Transferred to Boston College for the spring (2014) semester … drafted in the sixth round by the San Francisco 49ers in the 2015 NFL Draft … graduated from the University of Florida.
2014 (SENIOR): Started all 13 games at right tackle … competed in 896 plays, 98.1 percent of the Eagles’ offensive snaps … earned All-Atlantic Coast Conference third-team honors voted by the league’s head coaches and earned honorable mention accolades from the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association … key member of the offensive line that produced the 14th-best rushing attack in the nation, averaging 254.7 yards per game, second-best in the ACC … the Eagles racked up 500 yards of offensive three times in 2014 and 400 yards twice more … BC became the second ACC school since 2000 to record back-to-back games of at least 400 rushing yards, putting up 452 against Southern California (Sept. 13) and 413 against Maine (Sept. 20) … the Eagles rushed for 100+ yards four times, 200+ five times and 300+ yards twice and set the school record for rushing yards in a season (3,311) … in the victory over No. 9 USC, BC scored five rushing touchdowns (Sept. 13) … paved the way for quarterback Tyler Murphy to break the ACC single-season record for rushing yards by a quarterback (1,184) and BC’s career QB rushing yards record … the team average 5.2 yards per rush and a 129.3 passing efficiency … earned the Athletics Director’s Award for Academic Achievement.
AT FLORIDA: Appeared in 20 games at the University of Florida with seven starts ... saw action in eight games, starting four times (Florida State, Vanderbilt, South Carolina, Georgia Southern) in 2013 ... Saw action in eight games, starting three times (Vanderbilt, South Carolina, Louisiana) in 2012 ... Graded out at 83 percent against South Carolina and Georgia ... appeared in three games for Florida throughout the 2011 season, seeing action on the Gators' offensive line against FAU, UAB and Furman.
HIGH SCHOOL: A four-star recruit and the eighth-ranked offensive tackle according to Rivals.com...Participant in the 2010 Under Armour All-American Game in Orlando...Named to the Top 150 Dream Team by PrepStar Magazine...Saw limited action at defensive end as a senior...Led Fleming Island to a 10-2 record in his senior season, advancing to the FHSAA Regional finals...As a junior, was named to the FSWA 4A All-State Second-Team OL, All-Area First Team and First-Team All-County...Chose Florida over Auburn, LSU and USC...Coached by Jeff Webb.
PERSONAL: Ian Silberman … the recipient of The Charles R. '56 and Judith Laverty Scholarship Fund … Ian is the son of Stephanie and Warren Silberman.