Linebacker and co-captain helped Nevada to big win over UNLV
Team awards handed out at team banquet on Sunday
Jefferson, Nady, Rosette and Wimberly land on the first team.
Nevada plays host to Boise State for regular season finale
Linebacker claims POW award after 15-tackle performance in win over UNM
Albert Rosette talks to the media following the Wolf Pack's 49-48 loss to Arizona.
Albert Rosette talks about the Gildan New Mexico Bowl.
Albert Rosette talks to the media on December 13, 2012. Rosette spoke during the Wolf Pack's practice, held at the University of New Mexico's indoor practice facility while preparing for the 2012 Gildan New Mexico Bowl.
Albert Rosette talks to the media at practice on December 10, 2012.
Albert Rosette talks to the media following the Wolf Pack's 27-21 loss to Boise State.
Nevada wins it's seventh straight, and first shoutout, in the battle for the Fremont Cannon.
2012: Converted back to middle linebacker after starting 12 games in 2011 at defensive end and is a likely starter entering the season ... Named to Preseason All-MW Second Team by Lindy's.
2011: Started 12 of 13 games at defensive end after converting from a linebacker prior to the season ... Had a season-high five tackles in a win at San Jose State and matched that with five stops at Boise State ... Had a TFL at Oregon and 1.5 TFLs against Fresno State ... Notched his first sack of the year in a win against Idaho.
2010: Played in all 14 games as a key reserve in the linebacking corps and a standout on special teams ... Finished the season with 17 tackles ... Notched first career interception, which came in a win over Colorado State ... Also broke up a pass against Fresno State.
2009: Played in 10 games as a reserve linebacker and extensively on special teams ... Credited with four tackles on the year with two against New Mexico State ... Blocked a punt against UNLV, which was Nevada's first blocked punt since the 2005 season.
2008: Signed with Nevada in the spring of 2007 but delayed enrollment until the spring of 2008 to preserve a season of eligibility ... Redshirted his first full season with the Pack.
A graduate of De La Salle High School in Concord, Calif. ... Was a three-year letterwinner for coach Bob Ladoceur ... Helped team to a North Coast Section title in 2004, 2005 and 2006 ... As a senior in 2006, was named team's Most Valuable Player and earned first-team All-Metro, All-League and All-North Coast honors ... Was named the section's Defensive Player of the Year by Cal-Hi Sports ... Earned third-team All-State honors.
Born Albert Allen Rosette Jr. on March 14, 1989 in Antioch, Calif. ... Son of Albert and Teri Rosette ... Has two younger sisters, Hilary and Mary, and a younger brother, Frank ... Majoring in criminal justice ... Father played football at Nevada for Coach Chris Ault, lettering in 1982 and 1983 ... Uncle John Rosette played football at Oregon ... Chose Nevada over UNLV, Idaho State and Sacramento State because he liked the coaching staff and the location ... Enjoys playing dominos with friends in his free time.