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Matt Broadbent
Matt Broadbent

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Cypress, Texas

High School:
Cypress Woods

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
INF

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R


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Game-by-Game Stats - 2014 | Photo Gallery - 2014

CAREER HIGHS
Games Played (Season): 34 (2014)
Games Started (Season): 20 (2014)
At-Bats: 5 2x, vs. Stephen F. Austin (3/18/14)*
Runs: 2, vs. New Mexico State (3/7/14)
Hits: 3, vs. Oral Roberts (2/21/14)
RBI: 3, vs. Oral Roberts (2/21/14)
Doubles: 2, vs. Oral Roberts (2/21/14)
Triples: None
Home Runs: None
Walks: 2, vs. Oral Roberts (2/23/14)
Strikeouts: 2 4x, at Miami (Fla.) (6/1/14)*
Stolen Bases: 1, vs. Oral Roberts (2/22/14)
Hit Streak: 3 games (4/8-4/19/14)
* Indicates most recent high

2014 (Freshman)
Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team... played in 34 games (20 starts) starting 12 games at designated hitter, four at third base, three at shortstop and one at first base... batted seven-hole 13 times, eight-hole five times and six-hole twice... batted .228 (18-for-79) with seven runs, six doubles, 11 RBI, nine walks, 1-for-1 stolen bases, .304 slugging percentage, .315 on-base percentage and fielded .902 (15 putouts, 22 assists, 4 errors)... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS... in six games (2 starts) batted .000 (0-for-10)... DURING BIG 12 PLAY... in seven games (3 starts) batted .231 (3-for-13) with a run, double and .308 slugging percentage... BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP... in one game (1 start) batted .500 (2-for-4) with a double and hit-by-pitch with a .750 slugging percentage and .600 on-base percentage... NCAA TOURNAMENT... in two games (0 starts) batted .000 (0-for-2)... HOME GAMES... in 20 games (13 starts) batted .271 (13-for-48) with five runs, four doubles, nine RBI, eight walks, .354 slugging percentage and .379 on-base percentage... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES... in 14 games (7 starts) batted .161 (5-for-31) with two runs, two doubles and two RBI... SITUATIONAL: batted .333 (1-for-3) with the bases loaded... batted .100 (1-for-10) as a pinch hitter... posted one two-out RBI... MISCELLANEOUS: two go-ahead RBI... three infield base hits... one bunt base hit... two-game winning RBI... recorded five multi-hit games, including one three-hit game... posted three multiple RBI games, including one three-RBI game... HIT STREAK: season-long three-game hit streak... REACHING BASE SAFELY: reached base safely in a season-high six consecutive games... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS... made career debut starting at first base on Opening Day going 0-for-3 against No. 3 Indiana (2/14)... went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI against Oral Roberts (2/21) - posted season-highs in hits, RBI and doubles during the series opener with the Eagles... back-to-back multi-hit games against New Mexico State during a four-game series going 2-for-3 with two runs and a double during game two (3/7) and going 2-for-5 with a run and a double in game three (3/8)... had consecutive games with a pair of RBI against Prairie View A&M going 1-for-1 with two RBI (4/18) and 1-for-3 with a run and two RBI (4/19)... went 2-for-4 starting at third base with a run scored and a double at Kansas (5/3)... made Big 12 Championship debut going 2-for-4 with a double against Oklahoma (5/22) in a start at third base... member of the 2014 Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll (Dean's List).

HIGH SCHOOL
A three-year varsity letterwinner at Cypress Woods High School for head coach Thomas Loria... as a senior batted .430 with 21 doubles, three triples, 13 home runs and 40 RBI with five stolen bases... earned first team all-district and named All-Greater Houston (shortstop)... as a junior batted .433 while earning all-district honors... Perfect Game Honorable Mention Preseason High School Underclassmen All-America... named First Team 17-5A All-District as a sophomore in 2011... also named to Team Texas following sophomore season in 2011... Perfect Game Honorable Mention Preseason High School Underclassmen All-America... Perfect Game: South Underclass Top Prospect in 2011... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Texas A&M.

PERSONAL
Matthew David Broadbent... born March 28, 1994, in Colorado Springs, Colo... son of John Broadbent and Tina Gately... has two older siblings, Alex Broadbent and Ashley Broadbent, and one younger sibling, Abbey Reed... an environmental engineering major at Texas Tech.


Broadbent had a season-high three hits, three RBI and two doubles against Oral Roberts (2/21/14).

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