Junior linebacker who will compete for his first collegiate playing time of his career in 2011.
2010: Did not see any game action.
2009: Did not see any game action ... Named the Special Teams Player of the Week before the Ohio game (Sept. 5).
2008: Redshirted ... Named the Special Teams Scout Team Player of the Week before the South Florida game (Nov. 23).
High School: As a senior gained 1,445 total yards with nine touchdowns while also making 97 tackles with six sacksand an interception ... A Tri-Valley League All-Star in both football and track ... Team captain ... Also named to all-league outdoor track team competing in sprints and the long jump.
Personal: Matthew Scott Edwards ... Born on November 20, 1989 ... A communications sciences major.