2012: Started the last nine games: at right tackle against Northwestern, Purdue, Minnesota, Ohio State, Indiana, Michigan, Louisiana Tech, Charleston Southern and Arizona State, and at left tackle at Wisconsin and against Penn State ... Helped the Illini to 479 total yards and 365 passing yards in 44-0 win over Charleston Southern ... Started at right tackle in his season debut at Arizona State.
2011: Played in eight games, starting at strong-side tackle against Penn State, Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota ... Helped the Illini to 301 total yards and 149 rushing yards against Wisconsin ... Started at strong-side tackle against Michigan ... Made first career start at strong-side tackle against Penn State ... Played most of the game at strong-side tackle at Purdue ... Played the entire second half at weak-side tackle against Western Michigan, helping Illinois to 296 rushing yards and 463 total yards ... Made his Illini debut in win over South Dakota State.
2010: Redshirted the 2010 season.
High School: Two-star recruit by both Rivals.com and Scout.com ... PrepStar All-Midwest Region ... High school coach was Art Bortnik.
Personal: Last name pronounced sve-YAWN-oh-vich ... Son of Annemarie and Frank Cvijanovic ... Born on June 30, 1992 ... Majoring in agricultural and consumer economics - financial planning ... Chose Illinois over Toledo, Ohio and Bowling Green.