Tony Pittman
Tony  Pittman

RS Senior

Hampton, Va.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 225



Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 14, Charlotte 3


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

FIU 31, Marshall 14


MCGILL: Herd Dominates Middle Tennessee in Honor of '75'

The Word on the Herd -- Nov. 13, 2016


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 42, Middle Tennessee 17


Marshall Football Postgame Quotes

Marshall 42, Middle Tennessee 17


Marshall vs. WKU

Photos from Marshall football's game against WKU on Nov. 26, 2016 at the Joan C. Edwards Stadium.


Marshall vs. No. 3 Louisville

Photos from Marshall football against third-ranked Louisville on Sept. 24, 2016 at Joan C. Edwards Stadium.


Marshall 16, UConn 10

Marshall vs. UConn St. Petersburg Bowl


No. 25 Marshall vs. FIU

USATSI Gallery -- 10/18/14

R-JUNIOR SEASON (2016): Posted impressive numbers in the weight room … Squatted 610 pounds in July 2016, the most by a QB/RB/WR/DB in program history, breaking 9-year-old record … Four-time game captain … Played in all 12 games, including two starts … Earned starts at Pittsburgh and Florida International … Rushed for 331 yards on 63 carries with two touchdowns … Averaged 5.25 yards per rushing attempt, which was tops on the team … Opened the season with 85 yards and a rushing touchdown against Morgan State … Added 54 yards on seven carries and a touchdown against Louisville … Scored on a 13-yard run against the nationally ranked Cardinals … Re-emerged late in the season to rush for 50 yards against Old Dominion and a season-high 88 yards in a win against Middle Tennessee.

R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2015): Played eight games, with first career start in Oct. 3 home victory over Old Dominion … Earned that start by leading the Herd on the ground the previous week with 129 yards on 24 carries, with two TDs, in double-overtime triumph at Kent State … Then against ODU in MU’s conference opener, posted 127 yards on 32 trips with a TD … Finished season with 64 carries for 327 yards and three scores … Also made two receptions for 14 yards … Midseason knee injury cost him five games, but returned for final three games of the season … In first of those, a 52-0 rout of FIU, gained 39 yards on three carries, including his season-long 25-yard run … With a pounding running style, has only 6 yards of losses in 71 career carries … One of five Herd rushers with at least 330 yards in 2015.

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2014): Played in four games in second half of season (Southern Miss, Rice, Louisiana Tech, Boca Raton Bowl), rushing seven times for 56 yards and one touchdown … Had season-best 37 yards on four carries in win at Southern Miss, including a 26-yard run for a score that wrapped Marshall’s 63-17 victory … Had two rushes for 14 yards in Boca Raton Bowl win over Northern Illinois.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): Redshirted.

HERD FILE: Born Nov. 23, 1993 … Nicknamed “Pit-Bull” … Selected the Herd over offers from Cincinnati, Miami (Fla.), Ole Miss, Northern Illinois, Old Dominion, Purdue and Syracuse … In two seasons as the Phoebus High starting tailback, rushed for 3,361 yards and 39 touchdowns … Gained 1,761 yards and scored 22 touchdowns in 241 carries during his 2012 senior season, as Phoebus High went 12-1 and reached the Class AAA, Division 5 regional finals round of the Virginia high school playoffs … All-Eastern Region second team pick by VirginiaPreps.com … Ran for 1,577 yards and 17 touchdowns as a junior, earning All-Peninsula District honors in talent-rich Tidewater area.