CAREER HIGHS Receptions: 11, vs. Central Arkansas (2014)
Yards: 184, vs. Central Arkansas (2014)
Touchdowns: 3 2x, vs. Baylor (2014)*
Longest Reception: 70, vs. Central Arkansas (2014)
Kickoff Returns: 4, vs. Baylor (2011)
Kickoff Return Yards: 76, vs. Baylor (2011)
All-Purpose Yards: 184, vs. Central Arkansas (2014)
* Indicates most recent high
2014 All-Big 12 (Honorable Mention)... Academic All-Big 12 (1st Team)... Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week Honorable Mention (Week 14)... Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week Honorable Mention (Week 1)... National Football Foundation National Scholar-Athlete Award Nominee... Senior CLASS Award Candidate... AFCA Good Works Team Nominee... played in 12 games (11 starts) with 65 receptions, 821 receiving yards, 10 touchdowns and averaged 12.6 yards/catch and 68.4 yards/game... led team in receiving touchdowns... second on the team in receptions and receiving yards... NCAA RANKINGS: 12th in receiving touchdowns (10)... BIG 12 RANKINGS: led league in receiving touchdowns (10)... fifth in receptions (65)... sixth in receptions/game (5.4)... eighth in 100-yard receiving games (3)... only player in the league to have three touchdown receptions twice during the season... three receiving TDs are tied for the most by a player (Baylor's KD Cannon) in the league during the season... CAREER/SEASON MILESTONES: made at least one reception in 41-of-43 career games played at Texas Tech... recorded three 100-yard games this season (4 career)... became first Red Raider to catch at least three touchdowns in a pair of games in a season since 2012 (Eric Ward)... hit career milestone of 1,500 receiving yards in sixth game against Kansas Jayhawks... made two-game winning touchdown receptions (3 career)... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: ended collegiate career at Tech in style with six catches for 130 yards while matching a career-high three receiving touchdowns against No. 5 Baylor (11/29) at AT&T Stadium... became the first Red Raider in over 22 years to catch three touchdown passes in a regular-season finale... made three catches for five yards at Iowa State (11/22)... made three receptions for 49 yards in final career home game while facing No. 24 Oklahoma (11/15)... led team with six catches and 55 receiving yards against Texas (11/1)... led team with six receptions for 65 yards at No. 10 TCU (10/25)... caught six passes for 70 yards with a receiving touchdown against Kansas (10/18)... notched five receptions for 65 yards (long 19) against West Virginia (10/11)... last catch against WVU marked 125th reception as a Red Raider... tallied four catches for 25 yards (long 12) at No. 22 Kansas State (10/4)... recorded third career (2nd this season) 100-yard receiving game at OSU (8-106-1)... caught eight passes for 106 yards and a touchdown at No. 24 Oklahoma State (9/25)... teamed with Jakeem Grant (100) as the first pair of Red Raiders to each have 100 receiving yards in a game since 2013 (at No. 12 Oklahoma - Amaro, Ward)...posted four receptions for 34 yards (long 14) against Arkansas (9/13)... made three catches for three touchdowns and posted 33 receiving yards at UTEP (9/6)... became the first Red Raider since 2012 with three touchdown receptions in a game (Eric Ward - at TCU, 6 REC, 61 YDS, 3 TD)... caught game-winning touchdown against UTEP in the fourth quarter with 2:32 left in the game to give the Red Raiders their 30-26 win in El Paso... had a career game in season opener against Central Arkansas (8/30) with 11 receptions for 184 yards and two touchdowns while also hauling in a 70-yard touchdown pass from QB Davis Webb... 70-yard reception marked the longest by a Red Raider since 2009 (Jacoby Franks - 72 yards, vs. Kansas State)... recorded career-highs in receptions, receiving yards, longest reception and touchdowns vs. UCA... 184 receiving yards marked the most by a Red Raider since 2012 (Darrin Moore, 186, vs. Baylor)... 184 receiving yards marked the most by a Red Raider in a season opener since 2011 (Darrin Moore, 221, vs. Texas State)... CAREER IN SEASON OPENERS: in four career season openers Marquez has 25 receptions, 342 receiving yards and four touchdowns... he has caught at least one touchdown in season openers in 2011, 2013 and 2014.
2013 All-Big 12 (Honorable Mention)... Academic All-Big 12 (1st Team)... played in all 13 games (13 starts) with 49 receptions, 633 receiving yards, six touchdowns while averaging 12.9 yards/catch and 48.7 yards/game... made two kick returns for 42 yards (21.1 avg.)... BIG 12 RANKINGS: led the league in receiving yards/catch in a single-game (47.0 vs. Stephen F. Austin - 2 REC, 94 YDS)... one of 26 players to have a 100-yard receiving game... made at least one reception in 29-of-31 career games played... made three catches for 67 yards (long 43) and caught a touchdown pass (18 yards from Davis Webb) helping the Red Raiders to a 37-23 upset over No. 14 Arizona State (12/30) in the National University Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego... had three receptions for 23 yards at Texas (11/28)... made one catch for 28 yards against No. 4 Baylor (11/16) at AT&T Stadium in Arlington... recorded five catches for 38 yards (long 11) against Kansas State (11/9)... made four receptions for 23 yards at No. 12 Oklahoma (10/26)... set career highs in both receptions (8) and receiving yards (112) at West Virginia (10/19)... marked first career 100-yard receiving game... notched six catches for 50 yards with a touchdown against Iowa State (10/12)... made a pair of catches for 23 yards at Kansas (10/5)... needed only four games to surpass last season's receptions total... made six catches for 84 yards with a touchdown (long 39) against Texas State (9/21)... became the first Red Raider since 2011 (Eric Ward - 5 games) to record a touchdown reception during the first four games of the season... made three catches for 35 yards with a touchdown catch against No. 24 TCU (9/12)... caught two passes for 94 yards with one touchdown in home opener against Stephen F. Austin (9/7)... 60-yard reception and 94-yards receiving marked career-best... 60-yard reception marked the longest by a Red Raider since Jace Amaro's 61-yard reception against No. 4 West Virginia in 2012... made season debut catching six passes for 56 yards with one touchdown in season opener at SMU (8/30)... in three career season openers: 14 REC, 158 Yards, 2 TD.
2012 Academic All-Big 12 (1st Team)... played in six games (1 start) with 16 receptions for 172 receiving yards with 10.8 yards/catch and 28.7 receiving yards/game... made at least one reception in every game... returned one kick for 22 yards... suffered a season-ending injury in the West Virginia game... had one catch for seven yards against No. 4 West Virginia (10/13)... made one catch for seven yards against No. 14 Oklahoma (10/6)... caught two passes for 23 yards and also attempted and completed first career pass (to QB Seth Doege) at Iowa State (9/29)... made two catches for 24 yards (long 19) against New Mexico (9/15)... notched three catches for 19 yards and returned one kickoff for 22 yards at Texas State (9/8)... led the team making seven catches for 92 yards (long 23) in season opener against Northwestern State (9/1)... finished second on the team with 92 all-purpose yards in the season opener.
2011 Played in 12 games (4 starts) with 25 receptions for 240 yards with one receiving touchdown... averaged 9.6 yards per catch and 20 yards receiving per game... second on the team with 168 kick return yards on nine returns (18.7 avg.)... caught at least one pass in 11 of 12 games played... finished the season making at least one reception in six consecutive Big 12 games... made two catches for 10 yards and returned four kickoffs for 76 yards against No. 18 Baylor at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington (11/26)... caught four passes for 47 yards and also rushed twice and tallied a rushing touchdown at Missouri (11/19)... made four catches for 23 yards against No. 2 Oklahoma State (11/12)... caught three passes for 24 yards at No. 25 Texas (11/5)... made two receptions for 14 yards against Iowa State (10/29)... caught one pass and made one rushing attempt out of the Wildcat formation at No. 1 Oklahoma (10/22)... returned three kickoffs for 58 yards (19.3 avg.) against No. 17 Kansas State (10/15)... caught a 37-yard pass against No. 24 Texas A&M (10/8)... made four catches for 55 yards at Kansas (10/1)... caught one pass for six yards against Nevada (9/24)... recorded two receptions for 15 yards at New Mexico (9/17)... had a memorable career debut making a diving, 10-yard touchdown catch from quarterback Seth Doege with less than a minute remaining in the first quarter of the season opener against Texas State (9/3)... became the first Texas Tech true freshman wide receiver to score a touchdown in season opener in over 17 years.
HIGH SCHOOL Odessa High School in Odessa, Texas... four-star prospect by Scout ... three-star by Rivals ... one of the premier running backs in the state with a No. 29 national ranking according to Rivals ... Dave Campbell's Top 300 Players ...PrepStar All-American ... turned heads all across the state during senior year with eye catching stats such as 2,210 rushing yards and 29 touchdowns ... averaged 9.6 yards per-carry over a total of 231 attempts ... rushed for 1,743 as a sophomore ... became school's all-time leading rusher, passing Bryon Townsend with 3,250 career rushing yards ... led team to Bi-District titles in 2008 and 2009... District 2-5A champions in 2009... two-time All-State selection in football and a state qualifier in track and field in 2011 (long jump) and a regional qualifier in track in 2009 and 2011... a two-sport athlete who has generated a lot of attention for his baseball talents ... selected by the New York Mets in the 2011 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft in the 16th round (Outfielder) with the No. 492 overall selection... High School Coach: Ron King.
PERSONAL Bradley Jerrill Marquez... born December 14, 1992, in Odessa, Texas... son of Veronica Marquez... enjoys playing video games, sports and hanging out with family and friends... an exercise and sport sciences major at Texas Tech.