Matt Pyke

#57 Matt Pyke

HT. 6-2
WT. 313
YR. Fr.
HOMETOWN Clinton, Tenn.

2017 Season

Started all 11 games at center for the Blue and Gold … Pyke’s blocking duties helped the Bucs post a pair of two-touchdown rushing games – wins over Mercer and VMI … Helped block for Austin Herink to break the single-game passing record of 434 yards at Furman on Sept. 30.

2016 Season

Started all 11 games at center for the Buccaneers … Pyke’s blocking duties helped ETSU total three 200-plus yard rushing games – including a season-high 323 yards in the win over West Virginia Wesleyan. 

2015 Season

Started all 11 games as ETSU’s center … Named Bowman Jewelers Offensive Player of the Week vs. Gardner-Webb ... Made collegiate debut against Kennesaw State (Sept. 3). 

Prior to ETSU

Started four seasons on the offensive line at Clinton High School … three-year all-district selection … all-state pick in 2013 … Scout combine Tennessee MVP in 2011 … PrepXtra first team offensive lineman in 2013 … participated in both the East/West All-Star Game and the Tennessee-Kentucky All-Star Game.


Born Jan. 9, 1996 … son of Phil Pyke and Sherry Hughes … majoring in sport management … played for high school coach Davey Gillum.