Position: Defensive Back
Height /Weight: 5-10 / 195
Hometown: Roseland, N.J.
High School: West Essex HS
Major: University Studies
At Delaware: First-year member of the squad as a walk-on...will add support to the Blue Hen defensive secondary spot...transfer from NCAA Division III Montclair State.
At Montclair State: Played fullback for head coach Rick Giancola at Montclair State University but did not see game action.
High School: Played football and lacrosse at West Essex High School...played defensive back and running back in football at West Essex High School for head coach Dave Drozjock...led team to two state championships...played defense in lacrosse and was a member of team that captured the Essex County title...
Personal: Ryan M. Higgins...born Nov. 29, 1990...son of Bill and Celia Higgins...University studies major at Delaware...has a brother and a sister...younger sister, Casey, plays field hockey at the University of Connecticut....father is a firefighter.