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Provided the East Carolina program with an immediate and notable impact in 2010 following the graduation of Pirates' all-time leading scorer Ben Hartman a year earlier ... Will open senior season on the official watch list for the prestigious Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award ... A transfer from Atlantic Coast Conference member Maryland who earned an ECU roster position during fall camp and quickly claimed the top placekicking duties before following with a honors-winning performance ... Offers plenty of on-field maturity and poise, which helped develop reputation as one of the nation's most accurate kickers ... Offensive philosophy limited 45-yard or longer attempts to just two, but leg strength is a documented positive according to coaching staff ... Selected to the 2011 Consensus Draft Services (CDSdraft.com) Preseason All-America Team and is listed among the candidates for the 2011 College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Placekicker Trophy ... Also a preseason second-team all-league choice by Athlon Magazine and Phil Steele Magazine.
2010 Game-by-Game Statistics
2009: Experienced action with the Terrapins in one game (Wake Forest) before opting to transfer.
High School: One of the top place-kickers in New York during final prep season at St. Anthony's High School ... Connected on 9-of-11 field goal attempts and also converted 33 PATs for 60 points as a senior in 2006 for coach Richard Reichart ... Led the Friars to an undefeated regular season and a Catholic High School Football League (CHSFL) championship ... Participated in three all-star games following the 2006 season - the Senor Bowl, the Boomer Bowl and the NY/NJ All-Star Classic ... A two-time letterwinner who handled placekicking duties in 2005, when the Friars were undefeated champions in the CHSFL.
Personal: Full name is Michael Randall Barbour ... Born Oct. 17, 1989, in Huntington, N.Y. ... Son of Richard and Rose Barbour ... Has two sisters, Gabrielle (16) and Kristen (21), who is a fi gure skater at the University of Delaware ... A geology major.