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Tony Pittman
Tony  Pittman

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Hampton, Va.

High School:
Phoebus

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 225

Position:
RB


10/07/2017

Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 14, Charlotte 3

11/19/2016

Marshall Football Postgame Notes

FIU 31, Marshall 14

11/13/2016

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

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

11/12/2016

Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 42, Middle Tennessee 17

11/12/2016

Marshall Football Postgame Quotes

Marshall 42, Middle Tennessee 17

11/26/2016

Marshall vs. WKU

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

09/24/2016

Marshall vs. No. 3 Louisville

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

12/26/2015

Marshall 16, UConn 10

Marshall vs. UConn St. Petersburg Bowl

10/18/2014

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.