31  Omar Brown
Omar Brown
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Moncks Corner, S.C.

High School:
Berkeley

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195

Position:
S

06/29/2012

Marshall's Top 10 Moments of 2011-12: #2

Football's bowl win nearly made the top of this list

05/06/2012

Johnson Signed by Washington Redskins

Herd defensive lineman inks deal

04/30/2012

Baltimore Ravens Sign Former Herd Safety Omar Brown

Herd safety inks deal

12/21/2011

Marshall Wins 2011 Beef `O' Brady's Bowl

Aaron Dobson named Most Valuable Player

12/18/2011

Tyler Warner's Saturday Bowl Diary

Marshall's senior kicker updates fans from St. Petersburg

10/23/2011

Marshall 28, Houston 63 - AP Photos

Herd's 506 yards of offense isn't enough.

10/08/2011

Marshall 6, UCF 16 - AP Photos

Rashad Jackson scored on a fumble recovery for Marshall's lone touchdown.

SOPHOMORE Season (2009)
Saw action in all 13 games and started nine at safety in 2010...thrust into a starting role last season when senior John Saunders suffered a season-ending injury and excelled...finished third on the team in tackles with 73 and was credited with 40 solo stops...recorded two interceptions and 10 pass break-ups...recorded a season-high nine tackles against Southern Miss...intercepted a pass and returned it 23 yards in the win over SMU.

FRESHMAN Season (2008)
played in five games...registered 14 tackles...had a season high six tackles against Illinois State in The Herd's season opener...recorded four tacklets at Wisconsin on Sept. 6 and forced a fumble.

High School
An all-state selection at Berkeley High...recorded 100 tackles, 11 interceptions and 25 pass break-ups as a senior en route to earning first-team All-Lowcountry honors and being named the All-Lowcountry Defensive Back of the Year.

Personal
Born on June 6, 1988..Son of Estella McKelvy...has two brothers: Kory Brown and Evan McKelvy...enjoys carpentry...undecided on his major.