79 Marcus Hall

Marcus Hall Ohio State
Nationality
usa United States
Position
OT
Height
6'5"
Weight
317
Hometown
Cleveland, OH
High School
Glenville
Past Teams
Ohio State
Seasons
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Major: African-American and African Studies (2012-13), Undeclared (2009-11)

Weight: 315 (2013), 317 (2012), 315 (2011), 321 (2010), 300 (2009)

2013 Media Guide: Marcus Hall is a leader for the Ohio State offense as one of four returning starters along the offensive line … he is a fifth-year senior – one of three along the line with LT Jack Mewhort and C Corey Linsley – who has battled in the trenches in 33 games so far for the Buckeyes, and he has started 18 times … Hall (along with line mates Mewhort and Andrew Norwell) was on the line for 827 of the team’s 837 offensive plays from scrimmage last year while starting all 12 games … his play, and the play of the offensive line, was a huge reason the Buckeyes went 12-0, won the Big Ten Conference Leaders Division, were ranked No. 3 in the nation and were the only undefeated team in the Football Bowl Subdivision … Hall also helped the Buckeyes average 242.2 yards per game rushing (10th nationally), lead the Big Ten in scoring (37.1 ppg) and record a 34-year team high 37 rushing touchdowns … a three-year Varsity O letterwinner, Hall has been a key contributor along the offensive line since he arrived on campus.

2012 Media Guide: Marcus is a fourth-year junior and a two-year letterman who has played in 21 games for the Buckeyes … played in nine games and started once (vs. Iowa) as a true freshman in 2009 and redshirted the 2010 season … started the first five games at right guard in 2011 and then was a back-up at the left guard position the rest of the season … Marcus is coming off a fine 2012 spring drills … he moved back over to the right guard position and emerged No. 1 on the depth charts at the position.

2011 Media Guide: Outstanding young offensive lineman with a number of exceptional athletic skills
… spent spring drills at right guard.

2010: Redshirted the 2010 season … scout team workhorse: Purdue.

2010 Media Guide: Outstanding young offensive tackle with a number of exceptional athletic skills … will share time this spring with Mike Adams at right tackle.

2009: Played at right tackle as a true freshman … saw first action at Indiana … earned the start against Iowa … first-year letterwinner.

High School: Offensive tackle with a number of athletic skills … 95% blocking efficiency with 86
pancake blocks as a senior for Coach Ted Ginn Sr. … Tarblooders were 11-1 his senior season … first team all-Ohio … three years first team all-Senate Athletic League … U.S. Army All-American game … Big 33 team … Parade All-America … Super Prep Midwest Top 10 … EA Sports second team All-America … also a standout in basketball and track and field.

Personal: Son of Evelyn Moore and Rick Hall.

Offense

SeasonTeamGGSFR
2009Ohio State910
2011Ohio State1350
Total-2260