DCIsaac Yiadom

Boston College — ACC
  • Height: 6007
  • Weight: 187
  • Hometown: Worcester, MA
  • Age: 21

Bio

2017 (Senior): Started all 13 games at cornerback … 53 tackles and second on the team with seven pass breakups in 2017 … part of a pass defense that tied for 12th nationally with 18 interceptions and ranked third nationally in pass efficiency defense …  six tackles in the victory at Northern Illinois (9/1/17) … four tackles and saved two long touchdown runs against Notre Dame (9/16/17) by running down the ND running backs … big-time performance at No. 2 Clemson (9/23/17), finishing with a career-high eight tackles and his second career interception … two pass breakups and one TFL against Clemson … five tackles and a pass breakup in the win over Central Michigan (9/30/17) … third career interception to go along with five tackles and a pass breakup against No. 16 Virginia Tech (10/7/17) … five tackles against No. 23 NC State (11/11/17) … recovered a fumble by Kamrin Moore (on a turnover Moore recovered) to help setup BC’s game-winning field goal at Louisville (10/14/17) … two pass breakups and three tackles in the Virginia win (10/21/17) … four tackles in the 42-14 victory at Syracuse (11/25/17).

2016 (Junior): Played in all 13 games, making eight starts at left corner … recorded 26 total tackles, including 17 solo stops … led the Eagles with 10 pass breakups … also had two tackles for a loss of five yards and forced a fumble … part of the defense that ranked in the top 10 in the country in eight categories, including ninth in total defense (314.2 yards/game), second in sacks (3.62 sacks/game) and 10th in turnovers gained (27) … recorded first career forced fumble against Massachusetts (Sept. 10) and tallied four tackles ... recorded a career-high three pass breakups against Buffalo (Oct. 1) and assisted on a tackle for a loss, the first of career … notched four tackles, three solo, at Florida State (Nov. 11) … recorded three solo tackles and a tackle for loss in the Quick Lane Bowl victory over Maryland (Dec. 26).

2015 (Sophomore): Started seven of the nine games he played in …. recorded 15 solo tackles, three assisted takedowns, an interception and five pass breakups … amassed a season-high six solo stops vs. Florida State (Sept. 18) … registered two tackles in both the Northern Illinois (Sept. 26) and Duke (Oct. 3) games … also broke up a pass against the Blue Devils … made a tackle and broke up a pass vs. Wake Forest (Oct. 10) … tallied his first career interception and set a career high with two pass breakups at Louisville (Oct. 24) … added four tackles and a pass breakup over his final two games vs. Virginia Tech (Oct. 31) and Syracuse (Nov. 28).

2014 (Freshman): Saw time in all 13 games, mainly on special teams … competed in 127 plays on special teams … tallied 13 tackles on the season … recorded first career tackle at Massachusetts (Aug. 30) … had one tackle against Maine (Sept. 20) … recorded two solo tackles against Colorado State (Sept. 27) … had a solo tackle at NC State (Oct. 11) … tallied two tackles (one solo) and pass breakup at Wake Forest (Oct. 25) … recorded a season-high four tackles (one solo) at Virginia Tech (Nov. 1) … made two unassisted tackles against Penn State in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl (Dec. 27).

High School: Ranked the No. 3 recruit from Massachusetts by ESPN ... member of the 2013 Division 4 State Championship team ... earned 2013 Massachusetts High School Football Coaches Association All-State Super 26 honors ... also tallied 2013 Mass Prep Stars Pre-Season Super Team and ESPN Boston Pre-Season All-State honors ... recorded 107 tackles, one forced fumble and two interceptions as a senior ... made 60 tackles and six interceptions as a junior.

Personal: Isaac Yiadom … enrolled as a communication major in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences … recipient of the Martignetti Family Scholarship Fund … Isaac is the son of Bridgette and Isaac Yiadom.