11   Juwan Brescacin
Juwan Brescacin

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

High School:
Culver (Ind.) Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 224

Position:
WR

Experience:
2L


08/13/2014

HUSKIES BY POSITION: Youth Rules at Cornerback

Six of NIU's eight cornerbacks are freshmen

08/04/2014

Huskies Go Half Pack on Day Three of Camp

Players move one day closer to full pads

04/19/2014

Defense Dominant in NIU's Huskie Bowl

Huskies Close Out Spring with 75-Minute Practice

04/12/2014

HUSKIE OFFENSE PRODUCTIVE IN FRIDAY SCRIMMAGE

Defense Enjoys Late Success in 12th Spring Practice

04/09/2014

Rosters Set for 2014 Huskie Bowl

Game set for April 19 at 3 p.m.

08/18/2014

SIGHTS & SOUNDS: NIU Football Releases New Uniforms

It seemed like just another team meeting in the McCareins Room at the Yordon Center Saturday, August 16. Take a look at behind the scenes footage of the Huskies unveiling of their new uniforms on August 16, pranking the team before revealing them.

10/22/2013

Weekly Football Press Conference: Eastern Michigan

Week 9 football press conference with Head coach Rod Carey and players Perez Ford, Matt Krempel and Dechane Durante.

09/30/2013

Northern Illinois Dominate Purdue, 55-24

Highlights from the Huskies historic 55-24 win over the Boilermakers at Ross-Ade Stadium.

09/01/2013

NIU defeats Iowa, 30-27

NIU rallied for a 30-27 victory over Iowa Saturday.

08/21/2013

Juniors Tommylee Lewis and Da'Ron Brown stand as most experienced Huskies at position

Over the next two weeks, NIUHuskies.com will preview every position on the 2013 Northern Illinois football team, continuing today with the wide receivers. In addition, sign up for Huskies All-Access to see a video breakdown of every position with interviews and practice highlights. The video will be available within 24 hours after the article is posted. Wednesday's position group: defensive line.

2013
• Appeared in 14 games, starting seven.
• Third on the team in receptions and receiving yards with 33 catches for 499 yards.
• Fourth on the team in yards per catch (15.1) and second in touchdowns (6).
• Led the Huskies with six catches for 71 yards and a touchdown in the MAC Championship game against Bowling Green (12-6).
• Paced NIU with career-highs in catches (8) and receiving yards (121) at Toledo (11-20).
• Hauled in a career-long 66-yard TD pass at Massachusetts (11-2).

2012
• Appeared in nine games and caught 11 passes for 223 yards.
• Averaged 20.3 yards per catch to rank third on the team.
• Recorded four receptions of 25 yards or more, including a career-long 44-yard grab against Massachusetts (11-3).
• Set season highs in receptions and yards against the Minutemen with four catches for 82 yards.
• Recorded a pair of 30-plus yard catches at Akron (10-20) to set up two NIU field goals.
• First career catch went for a 12-yard gain against Buffalo (10-13).

2011
• Redshirted.
• Named Defensive Work Team Player of the Week following the Toledo (11-1) game.

High School
• Two-time varsity letterwinner in both football and basketball.
• Named to all-area and all-state teams following his senior campaign.
• Holds school record for most TD catches in a game with three.
• Set season records for receiving yards (697), receptions (44), and touchdown catches (12).
• Broke three school career records in just two seasons, including receiving yards (1,314), catches (70), and touchdown catches (19).
• Earned a place on the 2011 Grange North All-Star team.

Personal
• Born Jan. 10, 1993 in Mississauga, Ontario.
• Son of Justin and Diana Brescacin.
• Journalism major.

BRESCACIN'S CAREER GAME HIGHS
Catches: 8, at Toledo, 11-20-13
Receiving Yards: 121, at Toledo, 11-20-13
Long Reception: 66, at UMass, 11-2-13

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