^Kk0Tulsa: Was a squad member the last two years . . . 2001 ?? Saw his only game action in the season opener against Indiana State . . . 2000 ?? Did not see any game action as a redshirt freshman . . . 1999 ?? Was one of several freshmen to sit out the season due to redshirt status . . . saw action against Southwest Missouri State in the season opener before suffering an injury . . . Overall ?? Moved to defense from the offensive line last fall . . . provides depth on the defensive interior.
High School: Was a three-year letterwinner at Owen J. Roberts High School . . . started three seasons on both the offensive and defensive lines . . . was a first-team all-area selection by the Philadelphia Inquirer . . . earned second-team all-conference accolades his senior campaign . . . started at tight end his sophomore season, catching three passes for 13 yards . . . had 34 tackles as a sophomore . . . also earned two letters in basketball and one in track . . . played at the same high school as former Tulsa All-America offensive lineman Jerry Ostroski . . . high school football coach was Thomas Barr.
Personal: Lists E.T. and Forrest Gump as his favorite movies . . . his favorite NFL team is the Philadelphia Eagles . . . enjoys writing and reading . . . his favorite TV shows are ?Friends? and ?Dawson?s Creek? . . . his favorite athlete is Allen Iverson . . . his uncle, Don Strock, played quarterback for the Miami Dolphins . . . a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes . . . majoring in film studies . . . born Earl Morgan Ireson IV on September 6, 1980 in Reading, Pennsylvania.
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