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1  Marcus Bunton
Marcus Bunton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Taylor, Texas

High School:
Taylor

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 192

Position:
Cornerback

Birthdate:
11/02/1984

Experience:
3L

Major:
Human Development & Family Studies


2007 - JUNIOR SEASON
Totaled 25 tackles on the season, including 21 solo stops from his corner position ... made three stops in the win over Oklahoma ... also had three tackles against Texas A&M and two in the Iowa State win ... four tackles at Oklahoma State preceded by two at Rice ... season-high six tackles in the UTEP win ... opened the season with three stops at SMU ... had back-to-back pass breakups against SMU and UTEP.

2006 - SOPHOMORE SEASON
Posted 11 tackles last season as a backup, but played as an experienced corner ... also had a pass breakup in limited defensive playing time ... special teams member ... successfully defended Minnesota receiver and broke up the pass on 3rd & 12 in overtime to force a UM field goal on its first possession ... had a tackle each against Baylor and Oklahoma ... had three stops at Texas A&M and two at TCU ... posted a career-high four tackles at UTEP.

2005 - REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Made the move from running back to cornerback ... coaches wanted to find way to best utilize speed and quickness ... played in all 12 games, primarily on special teams ... returned a kickoff 29 yards against Sam Houston State ... finished the season with six tackles, including a career high of three against Indiana State ... also had one stop each against Sam Houston State, Texas A&M and Oklahoma State.

2004 - FRESHMAN SEASON
Redshirt season.

TAYLOR HIGH SCHOOL
Taylor High School in Taylor, Texas ... all-district quarterback last three seasons ... District 17-4A MVP after passing for 1,000 yards and rushing for 962 yards and 10 touchdowns on 157 carries ... also ran three kickoffs and two punts back for scores and averaged 26.6 yards on eight returns ... quarterback in high school, but projected as an all-purpose player ... also recruited by Iowa, Vanderbilt and SMU ... 4.4 in the 40 ... High School Coach: Tim Holt.

PERSONAL
William Marcus Bunton ... born November 2, 1984, in Austin, Texas.

YEAR	GM	U-A-TT	TFL	SK	INT	FF-R	PD
2005	12	4-2-6	0.0-0	0.0-0	0-0	0-0	0
2006	13	5-6-11	0.5-0	0.0-0	0-0	0-1	1
2007	13	21-4-25	0.0-0	0.0-0	0-0	0-0	2
Totals	38	30-12-42	0.5-0	0.0-0	0-0	0-1	3

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