Tray Matthews
Tray  Matthews


Newnan, Ga.

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6-1 / 207


Liberal Arts


8-10-14 Fan Day

8-10-14 Fan Day

2015 | Earned starting nod at strong safety … transfer from Georgia … intercepted Louisville’s first play from scrimmage, returning it 35 yards … also had eight tackles vs. the Cardinals … missed Jacksonville State game with shoulder injury … five tackles at LSU … six tackles, TFL vs. Mississippi State … eight tackles, PBU vs. San José State … five tackles at Arkansas … four tackles vs. Ole Miss … missed Texas A&M, Georgia games with injury … seven tackles vs. Idaho ... 6-yard interception, two tackles vs. Memphis in Birmingham Bowl

| Redshirted due to NCAA transfer regulations ... Academic Top Tiger

2013 (at Georgia) | Appeared in eight games, making six starts ... tallied 36 tackles, one interception and one forced fumble in his freshman season ... 12 tackles (10 solo) at No. 7 Auburn ... tallied six tackles, including four solo, vs. No. 6 LSU ... two tackles and an interception vs. North Texas ... then-career-high eight tackles at No. 8 Clemson

High School | High school coach: Mike McDonald ... PrepStar Dream Team 150 ... Rivals, Scout.com, 247 Sports and ESPN four-star prospect ... 2012 Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Class 6A first-team defense ... 2012 Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-State Class 6A defense ... 6th-ranked prospect in Georgia, No. 7 safety in the nation by Rivals.com ... No. 10 safety in the nation in ESPN's Top 150 ... 247Sports.com No.13 safety in the country, No. 9 player in Georgia ... Fox Sports NEXT No. 9 safety ... recorded 51 tackles including 2.0 tackles for loss, 528 yards receiving and 42 yards rushing in his senior season at Newnan ... 2013 Army All-American Bowl and Junior Bowl participant ... also a basketball letterman

Personal | Birthday is October 18 ... son of Carlos and Sonya Matthews ... has two siblings, Thaddeus and Ayana ... studying in the College of Liberal Arts

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