Hyleck Foster led a running game that carried 47 times for 326 yards and three touchdowns, helping Marshall to a 33-17 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday.
R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2015): Played in 10 of 13 games as top backup … Can play guard or center … Played 328 offensive snaps, with 14 knockdowns, mostly at right guard, backing up Jordan Dowrey.
R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2014): Played in 12 games on offensive line, missing only at UAB and Boca Raton Bowl … Played mostly at right guard in relief of Michael Selby, who was injured … Played 221 snaps, including 74 in Herd’s Conference USA title win over Louisiana Tech, when starter Michael Selby was nursing injury … Had eight knockdowns, three in title game, when he allowed only one sack … Season-high snaps was 81 in loss to Western Kentucky..
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): Redshirted … Played on Scout Team.
PRIOR TO MARSHALL: Born Dec. 11, 1994 … Majoring in Finance and Economics at MU … Committed in April 2012, choosing Herd over Bowling Green, Ohio, Toledo and Western Kentucky … With the help of Collins’ blocking, Trotwood-Madison High gained 5,200 total yards (1,678 passing and 3,522 rushing) in 2012, and finished with a championship-game loss in the Ohio Division II playoffs and a 12-3 record … Played as a junior for Kettering Alter High … Made official visit for Herd’s home loss to Ohio in 2012 and was impressed with the large crowd (33,436) at Edwards Stadium.