Graduate student who transferred to Wake Forest after spending the past four seasons at the University of Akron ... Played in 31 games with 22 starts for the Zips, totaling 108 tackles and 5.5 sacks in his career ... Received a medical redshirt for 2011 after suffering a season-ending knee injury after just three games ... Selected by the Edmonton Eskimos with the 36th overall pick in the 2012 CFL Draft ... First Canadian to play for the Deacons since Mark Moroz (Welland, Ontario; 2000-03).
2011 (Senior at Akron)
Started each of the first three games of the season before suffering a knee injury in Week 3 at Cincinnati (Sept. 17) that sidelined him the rest of the year ... Had 10 tackles over the first three games ... Blocked a 43-yard field goal attempt at Cincinnati.
2010 (Junior at Akron)
Played in all 12 games, starting 11 at defensive end ... Tied for sixth on the squad with 46 tackles, including 19 solo stops ... Finished second on the team with 7.5 tackles for loss ... Also had 2.5 sacks for 12 yards on the year ... Registered six tackles against both Ohio (Oct. 16) and Buffalo (Nov. 26) ... Finished with a season high 2.0 tackles for loss at Temple (Oct. 30).
2009 (Sophomore at Akron)
Played in all 12 games and started the final eight games of the season ... Recorded 49 tackles, eight tackles for loss, and three sacks on the year ... Made six tackles and had 1.5 tackles for loss at Penn State (Sept. 5) ... Forced a fumble, recorded a sack and made six stops at Buffalo (Oct. 17) ... Blocked a field goal and had six tackles at Northern Illinois (Oct. 31) ... Tallied a season-high eight tackles in the season finale vs. Eastern Michigan (Nov. 27).
2008 (Freshman at Akron)
Enrolled at Akron in January of 2008 and participated in spring drills with the Zips ... Played in four games on the season and finished with three tackles ... Had two stops at Wisconsin (Aug. 30) and one at Temple (Nov. 28).
A 2007 graduate of Pickering HS in Ajax, Ontario, Canada ... Played one season at Vanier Prep in 2007 before enrolling at Akron in January 2008 ... As a senior at Pickering, had 8.5 sacks and scored 13 touchdowns ... As a junior, registered 10 sacks and scored seven TDs ... Set a Toronto Thunder (summer league) record with five sacks in one game ... Named his summer league's defensive line MVP and his team's MVP ... Led Pickering to two championships ... At Vanier, led his team to the Quebec Provincial title ... A three-sport athlete who also participated in track and wrestling.
Pursuing a Master of Arts in Religion ... Received his undergraduate degree from Akron in December of 2011 ... Son of Ibrahim and Lubna Hazime ... Has four brothers, Kamel, Hussein, Mahdi and Mohammad Ali, and two sisters, Sahar and Malak ... Born Dec. 23, 1987 ... Name is pronounced "ha-SAHN huh-ZEE-mee".