Former players wrap professional evaluation event in Indianapolis
Edebali, Patchan, Pierre-Louis, Ramsey and Williams attending evaluation event in Indianapolis
Senior running back a first-team choice on five official All-America teams; Freese earns FWAA All-America second-team recognition
Senior running back also collects distinction from SI.com and CBS Sports.com
Alex Amidon, Andre Williams share Boston College football's highest honor
Boston College takes on Arizona in the Advocare V100 Bowl
Boston College vs. Florida State - AP Photo Gallery
Boston College vs. Maine
Boston College vs. Miami
EDEBALI'S CAREER HIGHS
2013 (SENIOR): Named co-captain along with teammate Ian White ... appeared and started in 12 games ... earned All-Atlantic Coast Conference third-team honors from the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association and second-team honors from the ACC Coaches ...registered team-highs in tackles for loss (14.0), sacks (9.5) and forced fumbles (3) ... had six total tackles, three tackles for loss, one sack and one forced fumble against Villanova (Aug. 31) ... notched one solo tackle and assisted on three tackles against Wake Forest (Sept. 6) ...r ecorded five tackles, two sacks and 2.5 tackles for loss against Florida State (Sept. 28) ... posted three solo takedowns and assisted on four against Army (Oct. 5) ... contributed on four tackles at Clemson (Oct. 12) ... charted five solo tackles, had two tackles for loss, two sacks and two forced fumbles against Virginia Tech (Nov. 2) ... had a solo takedown, contributed on four tackles (1.5 TFLs) and had one sack at New Mexico State (Nov. 9) ... registered four solo tackles, assisted on three, charted two tackles for loss and notched one sack against NC State (Nov. 16) ... assisted on five tackles at Maryland (Nov. 23) ... amassed six solo takedowns, assisted on one and had one tackle for loss at Syracuse (Nov. 30).
2012 (JUNIOR): Played in and started 11 games ... ranked fifth on the team with 59 tackles (32 solo) ... led the team in tackles for loss (7.5) and sacks (2.0) ... recorded four pass breakups ... forced and recovered one fumble ... career-high eight tackles against Virginia Tech (Nov. 17) and NC State (Nov. 24) ... posted two tackles for loss, forced a fumble, and tallied a pass breakup against Virginia Tech ... amassed six tackles (1.5 TFL) and a half sack versus Miami (Sept. 1) ... posted six tackles, a fumble recovery, and a pass breakup at Army (Oct. 6) ... recorded four tackles and one sack at Northwestern (Sept. 15) ... seven tackles and a assisted tackle for loss at Georgia Tech (Oct. 20) ... five tackles (one TFL) against Maryland (Oct. 27) ... four tackles (one TFL) at Wake Forest (Nov. 3) ... a half tackle for loss and two pass breakups at NC State.
2011 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 12 games; started each contest at defensive end ... registered 27 tackles, including 13 solo tackles on the year ... led the team with five pass break ups ... recorded one tackle for loss and a quarterback hurry ... competed in 699 downs on defense and special teams ... broke up three passes and assisted with one takedown at Miami (Nov. 25) ... contributed on three tackles and hurried the quarterback once at Notre Dame (Nov. 19) ... three tackles against NC State (Nov. 12) included one for loss ... registered three stops at Maryland (Oct. 29) ... recorded a season-high four tackles against Virginia Tech (Oct. 22) ... broke up two passes and tallied three tackles against Wake Forest (Oct. 1) ... posted three solo takedowns against Duke (Sept. 17).
2010 (FRESHMAN): Played in all 13 games; started four games ... registered 13 tackles and one pass deflection ... recorded two tackles in games versus Nevada (Jan. 9), at Florida State (Oct. 16) and Notre Dame (Oct. 2) ... broke up a pass at Wake Forest (Nov. 6) ... made one tackle in collegiate debut against Weber State (Sept. 4).
HIGH SCHOOL: Played two years at Kimball Union Academy as part of the USA Football International Student Program ... earned All-New England honors as a senior tight end/defensive end ... was a two-time All-Evergreen League selection ... named 2008 Evergreen League Most Valuable Lineman ... shared team MVP honors ... scored four touchdowns in his senior season ... helped the Wildcats to an 8-0 record in 2007 and a 7-1 mark in 2008; team captured NEPSAC title in 2007 ... played for head coach John Lyons ... played club football in Hamburg (Hamburg Young Huskies) for head coaches Jens Schuster and Sebastian Schulz ... gained MVP honors as a quarterback in 2004 German All-State Tournament ... played tight end for the German U19 National Team at the 2006 European Championship.
PERSONAL: Kasim Jonathan Edebali, born August 17, 1989 ... is fluent in German ... earned a bachelor's degree in communications with a concentration in Germanic studies in May 2013 ... enrolled as a graduate student in the College of Advancing Studies ... is the recipient of The King Family Football Scholarship Fund ... Kasim is the son of Nesrin Edebali.