|High School:||Franklin County|
ON MARTIN: An experienced slot back who will figure in the rotation again this season ... enjoyed a good spring which enhanced his progress and put him in position for additional playing time ... enters the season with career totals of 82 carries for 413 yards and a pair of touchdowns.
SOPHOMORE (2011): Played in 10 games and started three of the first four games of the season ... rushed 40 times for 193 yards and a touchdown and caught one pass for two yards ... gained a career-high 55 yards on eight carries and found the end zone vs. Wofford and rushed for 42 yards vs. Western Carolina.
FRESHMAN (2010): Played in all 11 games and started two of the final three ... ranked fourth on the team with 220 rushing yards on 42 attempts and scored a touchdown, had two receptions for 14 yards and returned 17 kickoffs for 317 yards, an average of 18.6 yards per return ... had 551 all-purpose yards on the year, the second-highest total on the team ... named to the SoCon All-Freshman team ... had 96 of his rushing yards in consecutive weeks, gaining 49 vs. Presbyterian and 47 on only three carries while finding the end zone vs. Furman ... brought back five kickoffs for 121 yards vs. Arizona.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Franklin County High School ... lettered four times in football, three times in track and field and twice in basketball ... served as a team captain ... rushed for 2,036 yards and scored 23 touchdowns his senior season ... named team's MVP his junior and senior seasons and was on the all-area and all-region teams as a junior ... had a highly-decorated senior year which included selection as area player of the year, district MVP, all-state and a berth in the Tennessee East/West All-Star Game ... invited to participate in the U.S. Army Combine Invitational ... chosen to the U.S. National Guard Tennessee All-Academic team.
PERSONAL: Born Aug. 5, 1992 in Tullahoma, Tenn. ... son of Terrance and Sabrina Martin ... majoring in criminal justice.