#29 Matt Palmer

HT. 6' 1"
WT. 245
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Summerton, S.C.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL Georgia Military Coll.
Big athletic linebacker, that will challenge for a starting spot this season. 2002: Played in 11 games, starting two ... had 34 tackles, including one for a loss ... forced and recovered a fumble against Mars Hill on Sept. 7 ... had a season-high seven tackles against Wofford on Nov. 9 and had six against N.C. State on Aug. 31 ... broke up two passes against Western Carolina on Sept. 28. Prior to ETSU: All-region performer at Georgia Military part of a GMC defense that led the nation by allowing only 68 yards per game and helped the Bulldogs win the national junior college championship in high school played both strong safety and linebacker all-state performer as a prep Timed at 4.55 in the 40.