|Hometown:||International Falls, Minn.|
|High School:||Falls High School|
|Major:||Economics/ Applied Economics (Graduate)|
Enters 2010 fall camp as the starting nose guard.
Career: Ranked seventh at UND in regular, single-season sacks (7.0; 2008) ... Tied with nine others at No. 9 in overall, single-season sacks (7.0; 2008).
2009 (Junior): Member of the 2009 CoSIDA ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District first team ... Named to the Great West All-Conference second team ... Member of Phi Betta Kappa ... Appeared in 10 games with nine starts at nose guard ... Opened the season with a three-yard tackle for loss at Texas Tech (Sept. 5) ... Tied his personal-high four tackles (three solo) and recorded his first career blocked kick at Northwestern State (Sept. 19) ... Tallied his first quarterback hurry of the season and ninth of his career at Southern Utah ... Landed a trio of unassisted tackles, netted his first career forced fumble and recorded his second career blocked kick in the 31-17 win over 16th-ranked Cal Poly (Oct. 31) ... Registered a career-high five tackles, including a personal-best four unassisted stops, and registered another forced fumble against Southern Oregon (Nov. 7) ... Finished the season with a pair of tackles (both solo), including a five-yard tackle for loss at Central Arkansas (Nov. 28) ... Listed third in the GWC with two forced fumbles (.20/game) ... Earned two UND Golden Block (Kick) of the Game awards (NWS, Sept. 19; CP, Oct. 31) ... Voted UND's Defensive Player of the Game (CP, Oct. 31) ... Recipient of the 2009 Athletics Director Award of Merit ... Earned second letter.
2008 (Sophomore): Named 2008 All-Great West Conference honorable mention and earned GWC Academic All-Conference honors ... Appeared in all 10 games with one start ... Led the team with seven tackles-for-loss (17 yards) and was second on the team with seven quarterback hurries ... Finished the season with a career-high 21 total tackles (11 solo) ... Made his first collegiate start versus Southern Utah (Nov. 8) and recorded a career-high five quarterback hurries and three solo tackles ... Had two tackles-for-loss against Wisconsin-LaCrosse (Sept. 13) and Idaho State (Sept. 18) ... Made a career-best four total tackles (two solo) at Idaho State ... Recipient of the 2008 Athletics Director Award of Merit ... Named UND's Most Improved Player ... Named UND's Defensive Player of the Week for week four ... Earned first letter.
2007 (Freshman): Named to NCC Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll ... Appeared in four games and made one tackle ... Made his collegiate debut in the season opener against Humboldt State (Aug. 23).
2006: Redshirt season.
Before UND: A 2006 graduate of Falls High School ... Played both offensive and defensive line ... Named to 2005 all-state second team ... A two-time (2005, 2004) all-area first team and all-conference first team selection ... Also named to the 2005 academic all-state first team ... Lettered four times and was a two-time (2005, 2004) team captain ... Anchored an offensive line that paved the way for 4,324 rushing yards in 2005 ... Also competed in baseball and hockey.
Personal: Currently working toward a bachelor's degree in economics and a master's degree in applied economics ... Son of Joe and Susan Boyle.
» Boyle's career defensive statistics
» Boyle's personal highs
|Tackles: 10, 11/13/10 at Montana|
Solo Tackles: 4, 11/07/09 vs. Southern Oregon
|Forced Fumbles: 1 (2x), last 11/07/09 vs. Southern Oregon|
Blocked Kicks: 1 (3x), last 11/20/10 at South Dakota State
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