Martay Mattox
Martay Mattox


Athens, Ga.

High School:
Clarke Central

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 192



True freshman who graduated high school early and enrolled at Carolina in January 2011... went through spring drills with the squad... became the 11th Gamecock player under Coach Spurrier to arrive earlier than his graduating class... worked at cornerback and safety before concentrating on cornerback at the end of the spring... listed as a backup to Akeem Auguste entering the fall... coaches like his athletic ability.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Clarke Central High in Athens, Ga. in December 2010... played quarterback and was also used as a cornerback during his senior campaign... coached by Leroy Ryals... team went 10-0 and won the region before losing in the second round of the playoffs... named the region's Offensive Player of the Year... earned honorable mention All-State honors by the Atlanta Journal Constitution... as a junior, rushed for 774 yards and 16 touchdowns and completed 126-of-223 passes with 15 scores... considered a three-star prospect, the nation's 27th-best dual-threat quarterback and the state of Georgia's 68th-best player according to Rivals.com... regarded as a three-star prospect and the nation's 53rd-best quarterback by Scout.com... was a two-star prospect according to 247Sports... named to PrepStar's All-Southeast Region class... also had offers from Maryland and South Florida.

PERSONAL: Martay Mattox is undecided on his major field of study.