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Matt Marfisi

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Tomball, Texas

High School:
Tomball

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 252

Position:
Tight End

Birthdate:
03/08/1992

Experience:
3L

Major:
Business Management

Matt Marfisi

08/07/2013

Football Goes Full Pads In Day 5 Of Preseason Practice

Green Wave continue to work on playbook with the start of the 2013 season slated for Aug. 29

08/18/2012

Stats From Saturday's Football Scrimmage

08/14/2012

Defense Dominates During Football Preseason Practice No. 9

Four interceptions highlight Tuesday morning's session at the Westfeldt Practice Facility

04/13/2012

Tulane's Johnson Announces Post-Spring Depth Chart

Several new players, 14 starters dot the two-deep

02/25/2012

Football Wraps Week 1 Of Spring Practice On Saturday Morning

New head coach Curtis Johnson pleased with his team's progress after three sessions

10/25/2011

Football vs. Memphis (10-22-2011)

The Green Wave lost 33-17 to the Memphis Tigers on October 22nd, 2011 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Career Notes: Two-year letterman has 21 catches for 151 yards (7.2 avg.) and a touchdown during his career...played in 25 games with 16 starts...enters fall practice battling for the starting spot at tight end.

2012: Played in all 12 games with eight starts as a sophomore...led Green Wave tight ends in receptions (8) while finishing tied for second at the position in receiving yards (20)...had a season-best two catches vs Rutgers (9/1) and vs Ole Miss (9/22)...added single-reception ballgames vs ULM (9/29), at Louisiana-Lafayette (10/6), vs SMU (10/13) and vs UAB (10/27).

2011: Played in all 13 games with eight starts as a redshirt-freshman...finished tied for third on the team in touchdown grabs (1), eighth in receiving yards (131) and tied for eighth in catches (13)...had a career-high three catches twice: for 37 yards and a touchdown at UAB (9/17) and for 17 yards vs UTEP (10/15)...had two-catch performances vs Syracuse (10/8) and vs Houston (2/9)...had a career-long 40-yard grab to account for his season-high total vs Tulsa (9/10)...made first career catch in collegiate debut in starting role vs Southeastern Louisiana (9/3).

2010: Did not play as a true freshman...redshirted the season.

High School: Three-year letterman at Tomball High where he saw time at tight end and deep snapper for head coach Tommy Kaiser...named a two-star prospect by Rivals.com and Scout.com...claimed a spot on the 2010 Texas Top 100 Senior Recruits by Rivals.com and VYPE Magazine...named honorable-mention All-District 13-5A in each of his final two prep seasons...as a senior, caught 12 passes for 155 yards, one touchdown and a two-point conversion...caught five passes for 65 yards as a junior and four passes for 51 yards as a sophomore...was a state qualifier in the Texas 7-on-7 Tournament in 2008 and 2009...off the field, was a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Personal: Born Matthew Joseph Marfisi on March 8, 1992, in Omaha, Neb...son of Gerald and Terri Marfisi...has two sisters: Melissa and Morgan...father played football at Nebraska...majoring in business management.

Marfisi's Career Offensive Statistics

Year GP-GS Rush Yds Avg. TD Long Rec Yds Avg. TD Long
2011 13-8 0 0 0.0 0 0 13 131 10.1 1 40
2012 12-8 0 0 0.0 0 0 8 20 2.5 0 6
Career 25-16 0 0 0.0 0 0 21 151 7.2 1 40

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