97  Marques Aiken
Marques Aiken
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Lauderhill, Fla.

High School:
Boyd Anderson

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 277

Position:
DL

03/25/2013

Doc Ready to `Spring' into Practice

The Word on the Herd-March 25, 2013

11/08/2012

Program Feature: Taylor Changes Life Course, Becomes Herd Leader

Herd defensive lineman profiled

11/07/2012

Herd Blocking Plenty Besides on Offensive Line

The Word on the Herd-Nov. 7, 2012

10/28/2012

Postgame Notes

UCF 54, Marshall 17

09/11/2012

Quotes from Doc Holliday's Sept. 11 Press Conference

Marshall-Ohio week quotes below

10/16/2011

Marshall Football vs. Rice

10/15/11

R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011): A starter on the interior of Marshall's defensive line...Made 39 tackles (13 solo, 26 assists) on the season, including a season-high five against Rice...Posted 5.5 tackles for loss, a sack, a fumble recovery, and two pass breakups.

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2010): Made 15 tackles (four solo, 11 assists) with a half sack, a fumble recovery and a pass breakup in nine appearances.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2009): Redshirted.

High School: Recorded 64 tackles, 12 sacks, 16 tackles for loss, and forced two fumbles as a senior...First-Team All-District, All-State Honorable Mention, and Nike All-Star Game Participant...Coached by Mark James at Boyd Anderson...Chose Marshall over Colorado State and North Carolina...A Miami Herald honorable mention performer...Ran for the Lauderhill Track Club for three years.

Personal: Son of Gaston and Yvette Aiken...Has two younger siblings; brother Khalil (14) and sister Tamia (11).