Las Vegans Tyler Gaston, Tim Hasson lead way with fourth career spot on Academic All-MW Team.
Football leads way with 18 players on the Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
The Rebels' offensive line returns experienced core for 2013 season.
Total ranks second in Mountain West.
UNLV: A big-framed blocker who is a rare Rebel football recruit from the Empire State ... Is listed No. 2 at left tackle behind Brett Boyko heading into the fall ... Is the second member of the Oberg family to earn a scholarship to UNLV as his sister, Shannon Oberg, lettered for the Lady Rebel basketball team in the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons ... One of 18 UNLV football players named to the 2012 Academic All-Mountain West team ... Also earned a spot on the UNLV Dean's Honor List for the fall 2011, fall 2012 and spring 2013 semesters.
2012: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in all 13 games along the line and primarily on special teams.
2011: Redshirted season ... One of four offensive linemen signed by the Rebels.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Islip HS ... Started at offensive tackle and also played on the defensive line for coach Jamie Lynch ... Helped guide the Buccaneers to a 9-2 record and a Big Four Championship as a senior ... Helped lead Islip to a playoff appearance during his junior season ... Registered more than 60 tackles to go with five sacks and four forced fumbles as a senior ... Also lettered in basketball three times.
PERSONAL: Andrew Oberg was born March 7, 1992, in Bayshore, NY ... The son of Ted and Kathy Oberg ... Has two younger brothers, Tighe and Tristen, and four sisters, Shannon, Sarah, Meghan and Caitlin -- the latter of whom played basketball at Baylor and Furman ... Their mother played basketball at Alabama ... Majoring in political science.