64  Chris Barnes
Chris Barnes
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Riverside, Calif.

High School:
M.L. King

Last College:
Riverside City J.C.

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 280

Position:
OL

Experience:
SQ

2005 (Junior):
Did not see action.

Prior to Marshall:
Started in all 20 games in his junior college career ... a multi-sport star, Barnes was named his team's MVP in both wrestling and track ... played both tackle and guard at Riverside ... also recruited by Ole Miss and Utah State among others ... enrolled at Marshall in January.

Personal:
Son of Mike and Pam Barnes ... born Dec. 29, 1984 ... has two younger brothers, Danny and Jonny ... chose Marshall because of the winning tradition ... majoring in marketing.