Junior defensive end Beau Martin talks about getting bigger over the summer and what he learned from his first year of game action at Boise State.
BOISE STATE CAREER
RS SENIOR (2014): Shared a sack, made six tackles (four solo) including two for loss against Ole Miss (Aug. 28)...broke up a pass and made a tackle-for-loss in win over Colorado State (Sept. 6)...had three tackles (two solo) including a sack at Connecticut (Sept. 13)...shared a sack and made 1.5 tackles for loss in win over Louisiana (Sept. 20)...made three solo tackles, one for a loss, at Air Force (Sept. 27)...had a sack and two tackles for loss among his three tackles at Nevada (Oct. 4)...made two solo tackles against Fresno State (Oct. 17)...blocked a field goal and made five tackles (four solo) including one for loss at New Mexico (Nov. 8).
RS JUNIOR (2013): Appeared in each of the Broncos' 13 games, including a start against UT Martin (Sept. 7)...recorded 21 tackles (15 solo) on the season, including seven for-loss and four sacks...sack total ranked second on the team, and TFL total was tied for the second-most by a Bronco...had a season-high three tackles in five games...season-high two TFLs against both the Skyhawks and Utah State (Oct. 12)...two sacks against the Aggies...broke up passes against the Skyhawks and Fresno State (Sept. 20)...named Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West...served as a Game Captain against Air Force (Sept. 13) and Colorado State (Nov. 2).
RS SOPHOMORE (2012): Appeared in 12 games during his debut season with the Broncos, including a start in the season opener against Michigan State (Aug. 31)...recorded 15 tackles (seven solo) on the season, including 4.5 for-loss and 2.5 sacks...season-high five tackles (two solo) against Washington in the MAACO Bowl Las Vegas (Dec. 22)...also set season highs in tackles-for-loss (1.5) and sacks (1.5) against the Huskies...forced fumble against Wyoming (Oct. 27)...recovered a fumble against Hawaii (Nov. 17)...broke up two passes on the season.
SOPHOMORE (2011): Redshirt season...transferred to Boise State after playing as a true freshman at CSU-Pueblo...named Boise State's Defensive Scout Player of the Year.
FRESHMAN (2010): Named RMAC Defensive Freshman of the Year...recorded 35 tackles, including 9.5 for-loss and 7.5 sacks, en route to also earning second-team All-RMAC honors for head coach John Wristen.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Two-year letterwinner in football...recorded 105 tackles and 16.5 sacks as a SENIOR en route to first-team All-Centennial League honors...was also named honorable mention all-state...JUNIOR year registered 75 tackles and 8.5 sacks en route to second-team all-conference honors...member of the honor roll as both a junior and senior...high school coach was Dave Logan.
MAJOR - Communication
BOISE STATE VARSITY LETTERS EARNED - Two