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Andrew DiRocco
Andrew  DiRocco

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

High School:
University School of Nova Southeastern

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 173

Position:
Kicker

Birthdate:
07/03/1996

Experience:
2L

Major:
Physical Therapy


10/10/2015

Football Falls in American Play at Temple, 49-10

Green Wave forces two turnovers

03/25/2015

Football Releases Depth Chart Following Spring Practice

Green Wave set to return 23 lettermen which started games in 2014, including four of five offensive linemen

03/07/2015

Football Caps Week 3 Of Spring Drills With 78-Play Scrimmage

Offense rolls up 337 yards while the defense posted 2.0 sacks among 8.0 tackles for loss with 2 interceptions

12/07/2014

Football Falls To Temple In Season Finale, 10-3

Tyler Gilbert posts 4.0 tackles for loss and Lorenzo Doss picks off a pass in the loss

11/22/2014

Tulane Football Falls to East Carolina, 34-6, Despite Solid Showing from Lee

The redshirt-freshman quarterback tossed for 301 yards on the day on 25-of-43 passing

03/10/2015

2015 Tulane Football Spring Scrimmage (03-07-15)

Photos By Parker Waters

Video Highlights

Career Notes: Two-year letterman has played in 24 career games…has made 17-of-25 field goals (.680) with a long of 42 while knocking in 51-of-54 extra points (.944) for 102 career points.

2015: Played in all 12 games as a sophomore…was 9-of-10 (.900) on field goals with a long of 39 while connecting on 29-of-30 PATs (.967) for a total of 56 points…led the team in scoring…notched a 35-yard game-winning field goal as time expired at Army (11/14) to go along with a 31-yarder and four extra points…scored Tulane’s lone points vs UConn (11/7) on a 37-yard field goal…posted four extra points, as well as field goals of 31- and 39-yards vs Tulsa (11/27)…kicked a 23-yard field goal and was 5-for-5 on extra points vs Maine (9/19)…knocked in a 27-yard field goal to go along with one extra point at Temple (10/10)…posted a 34-yard field goal and was 6-for-6 on extra points vs UCF (10/3)…scored four points at Georgia Tech (9/12) with an extra point and a 27-yard field goal…recorded two PATs at Navy (10/24)…was 1-for-2 on PATs at Memphis (10/31)…went 3-for-3 on PATs with one blocked field goal at SMU (11/21)…notched a PAT vs Duke (9/3) and a PAT vs Houston (10/16).


2014: Played in all 12 games as a true freshman…was 8-of-15 (.533) in field goals while going 22-of-24 on extra point attempts (.905)…led the team in total points scored with 46…was 3-of-5 (.600) from 20-29 yards, 3-of-6 (.500) within 30-39 yards and 2-of-4 (.500) within 40-49 yards…scored a season-high seven points on three occasions: nailing a 30-yard field goal and four PATs at Tulsa (9/28); drilling a career-long 42-yard boot as well as a 21-yarder to go with a PAT at UCF (10/18); and squaring up a 25-yard field goal and all four PATs at Houston (11/8)…added field goals of 33 and 40 yards at East Carolina (11/22)…converted a career-best five PAT opportunities vs Southeastern Louisiana on (9/13)…drilled a 38-yard field goal and converted his lone PAT try vs UConn (10/11)…posted a 28-yard field goal vs Temple (12/6)…had three PATs vs Georgia Tech on Sept. 6…added a pair of PATs vs Cincinnati on Oct. 31…off the field, was named to Tulane’s 3.0 Club.

High School:
Two-year letterman at University School of Nova Southeastern for coach Roger Harriott...rated a three-star recruit by ESPN while garnering two-star status by Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports.com...received a 77 rating and listed as the No. 13 kicker nationally by 247Sports.com while claiming a 74 Scout Grade and rating as the No. 44 kicker by ESPN...helped lead the Suns to a combined 23-3 record with a pair of district titles, a state championship as a junior and a regional finals appearance as a senior...named first-team all-state and all-country as a senior after scoring 74 points courtesy of an 8-of-8 performance on field goals - with a long of 35 - and converting 50-of-54 PATs while averaging 39.0 yards per punt and pinning opponents inside the 20 on 11 of his 20 boots...selected to participate in the 2013 Team Florida All-Star Game...as a junior, kicked off 37 times with 32 touchbacks, punted 21 times for 812 yards (38.7 avg) and a long of 52, and scoring 10 points after converting all four PATs and 2-of-3 FGs with a long of 39...off the field, was a member of the A-B Honor Roll.

Personal: Born Andrew Robert DiRocco on July 3, 1996, in Plantation, Fla...son of Robert DiRocco and Ruth McCormick...has one brother, Brian, and two sisters: Samatha and Cheresa...proposed major is physical therapy...chose Tulane over Air Force, Hawai'i and Western Kentucky.

DiRocco's Career Kicking Statistics
Year GP-GS FG-Att Pct Long PAT-Att Pct Pts KO Yds Avg
2014 12-0 8-15 .533 43 22-24 .917 46 0 0 0.0
2015 12-0 9-10 .900 39 29-30 .967 56 0 0 0.0
Total 24-0 17-25 .680 43 51-54 .944 102 0 0 0.0