60  Chris Jasperse
Chris  Jasperse
RS Senior

Greensboro, N.C.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 294



182 Herd Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Honor Roll

Recipients maintain cumulative grade point averages of 3.0 or better


Led by Miami Duo, @HerdFB Wins Inaugural Boca Raton Bowl

Marshall caps championship season with 52-23 win over NIU


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 52, Northern Illinois 23


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 26, LA Tech 23


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Western Kentucky 67, Marshall 66 (OT)

Finished Marshall career as a two-time All-Conference USA first team selection by league coaches at center (2013, 2014) after coming to the Herd as a 2010 invited walk-on from Page High School in Greensboro, N.C. … Played 4,040 career snaps, which led all 2014 active FBS offensive linemen … Started every game in his Marshall career – 53 – since being redshirted as a walk-on in 2010 (FBS-level school record). Only two players in major-college history have made more consecutive starts -- Hawaii center John Estes (2006-09) and Northern Illinois offensive tackle Trevor Olson (2008-11) made 54 straight starts, the NCAA record. Among offensive linemen, LSU's Ciron Black (2006-09) made 53 starts … Of 53 starts, 50 were at center and three at right guard as 2012 sophomore … Was voted season (and bowl) co-captain by Herd teammates for 2014 and 2013 … Chosen by Herd coaches as game captain nine times in 13 games … Following senior season, played in Senior Bowl and Medal of Honor Bowl … One of key team leaders on 2013 and 2014 teams that went 10-4 and 13-1, respectively, with two bowl wins, a Conference USA title and national ranking (Nos. 22/23 in final 2014 polls).

R-SENIOR SEASON (2014): All-Conference USA first team center for second straight season … Started all 14 games for C-USA title team and Boca Raton Bowl champion (13-1), as Herd finished Nos. 22/23 in in final national polls …

R-JUNIOR SEASON (2013): Started all 14 games at center and helped the Herd to a 10-4 finish and Military Bowl victory over Maryland … An All-Conference USA first team selection by league coaches, the Herd's first all-conference first team offensive lineman since former NFL player Doug Legursky in 2007 … Played 1,096 snaps for one of top FBS offenses (500.4 ypg; 42.1 ppg) … Elected as one of five 2013 season captain by Herd teammates prior to bowl game … Was a game captain eight times (selected by coaching staff), topped only by nine selections for quarterback Rakeem Cato … Won team's Jim Conard Award as top lineman … Graded out at 98 percent (assignments) and 86 percent (success), the latter a Herd best … Had a team-high 79 knockdowns and allowed only one sack. R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012): Started every game for the Herd -- the first nine at center and the last three (UAB, Houston, East Carolina) at right guard … All-Conference USA Honorable Mention pick by coaches … Played 1,094 snaps … Key cog in one of nation's top offenses (534.3 ypg; 40.9 ppg).

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2011): Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team ... Started at center in all 13 games, helping the Herd to a 7-6 finish and Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl victory over FIU … Played 842 snaps. FRESHMAN SEASON (2010): Redshirted … Came to Marshall as invited walk-on from Page High School in Greensboro, N.C., where he starred at offensive tackle and played on 2007 state championship team … Awarded scholarship in December 2010, at end of redshirt season. HERD FILE: Born April 4, 1991 … Received MU undergraduate degree in December 2013 … Studying for master’s degree in sports administration … Avid outdoorsman, loves hunting and fishing.