79 Marcus Hall

Marcus Hall Ohio State
usaUnited States
Cleveland, OH
High School
Past Teams
Ohio State
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.


2009Ohio State910
2011Ohio State1350