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#74 Bruce Campbell
Position: Offensive Lineman
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 310
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hamden, Conn.
High School: Hyde Leadership School

An imposing physical specimen who has outstanding athleticism ... took over as the No. 1 left tackle midway through the 2008 season ... played in 27 career games, including 17 starts, all at left tackle ... one of the strongest players on the team during his career ... posted a bench press of 490 lbs. in spring 2009 testing, the second-highest total in school history ... surrendered his final year of eligibility to enter the 2010 NFL Draft.

As a Junior (2009): Started nine games at left tackle, but battled nagging injuries all season ... an All-ACC nominee ... suffered a turf toe injury in the season opener against California (9/5), causing him to miss the James Madison (9/12) and the MTSU games (9/19)... returned to action against Rutgers (9/26), starting at left tackle ... injured his left knee vs. Clemson (10/3), causing him to miss the Wake Forest game (10/10) ... still graded out as the No. 2 offensive lineman vs. the Tigers ... returned from his knee injury to start against Virginia (10/17), helping the Terps post 126 rushing yards (most in four games) and allow just one sack ... graded out as the team's second-best offensive lineman vs. the Cavaliers ... part of the offensive line that helped Maryland gain a season-high 196 rushing yards and give up just one sack against Florida State (11/21) ... graded out as the top offensive lineman vs. Boston College (11/28).

As a Sophomore (2008): Played in all 13 games ... saw action as a reserve at LT in the first six contests before starting at that spot the last seven ... member of a line that enabled Da'Rel Scott (1,133) to become the seventh Terp back, and first since 2002 (Chris Downs), to gain over 1,000 rushing yards ... the line also aided Chris Turner to throw for 2,516 yards, the seventh-highest single-season total in school history ... posted the second-fastest 40-yard dash time (4.79) in school history (among offensive linemen) in spring testing ... a part of the unit that surrendered just seven sacks during the seven-game span from Sept. 20 to Nov. 15, five of which resulted in Maryland victories ... part of the unit that surrendered just one sack and helped Scott rush for a career-high 197 yards vs. Delaware (8/30) ... member of the offensive unit that scored 35 points vs. No. 23 Cal (9/13) ... part of the unit that accounted for 51 points and 486 total yards against EMU (9/20) ... graded out as the team's top offensive lineman (along with Scott Burley) and earned ACC Lineman of the Week honors for his performance against Wake Forest (10/18) ... part of the unit that helped ball carriers rack up 203 rushing yards (including 163 by Scott) vs. NC State (10/25) ... part of the unit that helped Scott and fellow RB Davin Meggett combine for 215 rushing yards and allowed just one sack in an upset of No. 17 UNC (11/15) ... helped spearhead a solid offensive attack in the win over Nevada in the Roady's Humanitarian Bowl (12/30) ... offense posted 456 total yards, including 258 rushing yards, vs. a Wolf Pack defense which entered the game ranked third nationally against the run (74.5 ypg).

As a Freshman (2007): Appeared in five games at left tackle, including one start ... started against Clemson when injuries hit the offensive line... also played vs. Villanova, UNC, BC and FSU ... one of three true freshmen (also Haroon Brown and Dominique Herald) to play during the season.

At Hargrave Military Academy: Originally signed with the Terps in 2006, but attended the Chatham, Va., school ... coached by Marty Talbert.

At Hyde Leadership School: A four-year letterwinner and three-year starter ... a PrepStar All-American ... played defensive end all four years and started at that spot and offensive tackle his last two years ... never missed a game during his career ... recorded 70 tackles, including six sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery his senior season in 2005 ... had 50 tackles, including 4.5 sacks, while blocking two PATs and one punt as a junior ... team rushed for 7,400 yards his last two years ... first team all-state and New Haven-area most valuable player by the New Haven Register ... Class "S" all-state pick as a junior and senior ... the No. 1-ranked player in the state of Connecticut and the 17th-ranked offensive tackle nationally by Rivals.com as a senior... the 19th-ranked OT in the nation by SuperPrep ... team went 24-0, winning two Class "S" state championships in his final two seasons ... lettered three years in basketball and in track (shot put) ... also recruited by Virginia, Nebraska and Michigan State ... coached by John Aquavita.

Personal: Born May 25, 1988 ... parents are Bruce and Rita Campbell ... father was an area high school legend in basketball who ultimately starred at Providence College in the `70s and was selected by the New Jersey Nets in the eighth round of the 1978 NBA Draft ... father is in the Providence Athletics Hall of Fame and played professional hoops overseas ... enrolled in letters and sciences.


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