Position: Defensive Line
Height /Weight: 6-3 / 265
Hometown: Brandon, Fla.
High School: Riverview HS
Previous School: Hofstra
Major: Criminal Justice
At Delaware: Second-year transfer player from Hofstra who made an immediate impact on the defensive line in 2010…opens pre-season as projected No. 3 right end behind All-CAA selection Michael Atunrase and sophomore Jamaul Christopher…has good quickness with good hand placement and great speed for his size…fearless athlete who will find a way to make the tackle…recorded a sack and had five total tackles in spring game.
2010 Season: Played in all 15 games in a reserve role in 2010, recording nine total tackles while playing primarily on special teams...was a key member on both the kickoff coverage and kickoff return teams...recorded a season-best three tackles in NCAA quarterfinal win over CAA rival New Hampshire...had tackles for loss in wins over Richmond, Towson, and Lehigh…Delaware defense led the nation in scoring defense at 12.1 points per game and ranked No. 5 in total defense (280.7 yards per game)…team went 12-3 and advanced to the FCS title game under head coach K.C. Keeler.
At Hofstra: Played two seasons at Delaware rival Hofstra before the Pride dropped the program following the 2009 season…played for head coach and former UD defensive coordinator Dave Cohen at Hofstra.
2009 Season: Did not see action and retained sophomore eligibility…Hofstra went 5-6 in final varsity season before dropping the sport.
2008 Season: Played in 10 games as a true freshman and started two contests at defensive end…led team to a record of 4-8 under Cohen…tallied 10 tackles on the season, including three solo stops…had two tackles each vs. James Madison and Connecticut…led team in sacks with 2.5 for 24 yards and was No. 3 on the team with 4.5 tackles for loss…also had two forced fumbles and recovered another.
High School: Played football and basketball at Riverview High School in Riverview, Fla....All-State honorable mention selection...all-county selection after posting 26 solo tackles, 36 assisted stops and five sacks as a senior in 2007…led team to an 11-2 mark as a junior.
Personal: Quincy Barr III…born April 3, 1989...shares the same date of birth with fellow Blue Hen defensive end Michael Atunrase…son of Quincy Jr. and Lynda Barr…has four sisters...criminal justice major at Delaware…worked at nearby Grotto's Pizza during the summer...enjoys fishing, bowling, and video games in his spare time….grandfather played college football at Bethune-Cookman…cousin, Alvin Williams, was a basketball standout at Villanova and played in the NBA.
Career Statistics at Delaware
Career-High Tackles: 3 vs. New Hampshire, 2010