2005 - First full season as a starter on the offensive line ... originally signed as a tight end, but made the transition to tackle last season ... played mostly special teams during sophomore season ... hand injury during redshirt freshman season delayed participation until last year ... has quick feet and good hands ... outstanding pass blocker ... has emerged as one of the team's top tackles under Leach ... instrumental in success of offensive performance this season ... the unit leads the country in passing for the fourth-straight season and is among the top five scoring offenses in the country ... Tech also has produced the most rushing scores (25) since the 1996 season.
2004 - Spent the season as a backup on the offensive line after moving from tight end.
2003 - Sat the season with a hand injury.
2002 - Redshirt season.
High School - Midlands All-Region (Superprep) ... 40th best tight end in the country (Rivals100.com) ... Second-Team All-District 3-5A (2000) ... All-City Honorable Mention 3-5A (2000) ... All-City Honorable Mention 3-5A (1999) ... team finished 7-3 last season ... 2001 Second-Team Preseason All-State selection by Dave Campbell's Texas Football ... also boasts several basketball honors, including Lubbock Avalanche-Journal All-City (2001), All-South Plains 4-5A (2001), First-Team All-District 3-5A (2001), District 3-5A Newcomer of the Year (2000) ... active in Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... High School Coach: Butch Henderson.
Personal - Gabe Hall ... born October 1, 1983, in Lubbock ... son of Orvi and Tony Martinez ... has three younger siblings: Jason, Rafael and Tatiana ... enjoys hunting, fishing and watching television ... majoring in communication studies.