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Ben Knutson
Ben  Knutson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Granger, Ind.

High School:
Penn HS

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 325

Position:
OG

Name Pronunciation:
Newt-son


11/04/2017

Virginia vs. Georgia Tech (USATSI)

Images from the Cavaliers playing host to the Yellow Jackets in ACC action

AT VIRGINIA
2017
- Appeared in 10 of UVA’s 13 games with two starts ... made collegiate debut against William & Mary ... started at right guard against Georgia Tech ... started at left guard at Louisville ... posted a knockdown block against Boston College ... helped block for Kurt Benkert, who became the first Cavalier in program history to throw for over 3,000 yards in a single season. 2016 - Did not appear in any games ... dressed for the North Carolina game.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL

Played offensive tackle at Penn High School for head coach Cory Yeoman ... rated a three-star recruit according to ESPN.com, Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247sports.com ... helped lead Penn High School to a 6A state-runner up finish and a 14-2 record ... named an Associated Press Indiana High School first-team 6A all-state honoree on the offensive line in 2015 ... first-team IFCA all-state selection in 2015 ... named the Indianapolis Star Mr. Offensive Line, given to the top lineman in the state of Indiana ... named is pronounced Newt-Son.

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