35 - C.J. Martin
C.J. Martin
Height: 5-11
Weight: 220
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Plano, Texas
High School: Plano Senior
Position: LB

C.J. Martin AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009:
• Saw action in 11 games, starting the final two contests of the season.
• Totaled 31 tackles on the year, including 27 solo stops and two tackles for loss.
• Led the team with a season-high 13 tackles at Villanova in the NCAA playoffs, with two tackles for loss and a pass breakup.
• Totaled 10 tackles at Bucknell.
• Had two tackles and a key fumble recovery in the victory over Lafayette.
• Also recorded two tackles against both Dartmouth and Northeastern.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008:
• Played in three games as a backup linebacker and on special teams.
• Made two tackles on the year.
• Posted tackles against Brown and Bucknell.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for coach Gerald Brence at Plano Senior High School.
• Named unanimous first team All-District and first team All-County in 2007.
• Selected honorable mention Class 5A All-State as a senior.
• Served as team captain in 2007.
• Totaled 321 tackles over the course of his high school career, with seven sacks, 30 tackles for loss, five forced fumbles and seven pass breakups.
• Team posted a 30-9 overall record during his three seasons on the varsity.
• As a senior, team went 13-2 and advanced to the Class 5A state semfinals at Texas Stadium.
• Received the All-American Scholar Award.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Janice and Craig Martin, Sr.
• Majoring in Studio Art.

 

MARTIN'S DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SACK TFL INT PBU
2008 3-0 2 0 2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
2009 11-2 27 4 31 0-0 2-4 0-0 1
TOTAL 14-2 29 4 33 0-0 2-4 0-0 1