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DeMarco Murray
7  DeMarco Murray
Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Bishop Gorman HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 207

Position:
RB

Season
G-GS
Rush
Yds
Avg
TD
Rec
Yds
Avg
TD
2007
11-1
127
764
6.0
13
14
60
4.3
2
2008
13-12
179
1,002
5.6
14
31
395
12.7
0
2009
12-5
171
705
4.1
8
41
522
12.7
4
2010
14-14
282
1,214
4.3
15
71
594
8.4
5
Career
50-32
759
3,685
4.9
50
157
1,571
10.0
11

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2010
Owns OU career all-purpose yards record with 6,498 yards ... also has OU record for career TDs (64) and career receiving yards by a RB (1,512) ... eclipsed the 1,000-yard rushing mark for the second time in his career ... just second player in OU history to surpass 1,000 yards in three categories with 3,524 rushing yards, 1,512 receiving yards and 1,462 kick return yards ... has multiple rushing touchdowns in 18 games, including five of 12 this season, and three or more TDs in eight contests ... owns 13 100-yard rushing performances ... has five 100-yard games in 12 outings this season ... is No. 6 in OU history with 3,524 rushing yards ... career high 208 rushing yards against Utah State on a career high 35 carries ... has at least seven receptions in fi ve career games with a career-high of 10 vs. Colorado and Texas A&M ... had a career-long 76-yard TD reception vs. Baylor ... finished with 120 yards receiving vs. the Bears, his third career 100-yard receiving game.

2009
All-Big 12 second team by coaches and honorable mention by AP ... All-Big 12 Academic second team ... second on the team in both rushing and receiving ... had two 100-yard rushing games with 107 against Baylor and 101 against Idaho State ... career-high 143 receiving yards vs. Texas A&M to tie OU game record for receiving yards by a RB ... career-high eight receptions vs. Texas ... four multi-touchdown games (13 in his career).

2008
All-Big 12 first team by the coaches and second team by the AP ... All-Big 12 Academic first team ... second team ESPN the Magazine Academic All-American ... suffered hamstring injury on opening kickoff of Big 12 Championship and missed BCS Championship ... set OU single-season record for all-purpose yards with 2,171 total yards ... became Oklahoma's 67th 100-yard rusher with 100 yards in the third game of the season ... team's leading kick returner with 774 yards, second best in a season in OU history ... blossomed into a receiving threat with 31 receptions, the fourth most by an Oklahoma receiver in a season ... eclipsed the 100-yard rushing mark in five games ... also topped the century mark in kick return yards on three occasions, including 196 yards against Oklahoma State ... sat out Big 12 Championship after suffering an injury on the game's opening kickoff ... had multiple touchdowns in six games ... accounted for four touchdowns against Kansas State, two rushing and two receiving ... had back-to-back 100-yard games against Texas A&M and Texas Tech, including 123 yards on just seven carries against the Aggies ... had a career-high seven receptions against A&M and career-high 71 receiving yards against Tech.

2007
Suffered a dislocated knee cap in game No. 11 at Texas Tech, then missed the remainder of the season and the subsequent spring workouts ... Rivals Freshman All-American ... honorable mention All-Big 12 by the coaches and Associated Press ... honored by the AP as both a running back and all-purpose player ... first team Academic All-Big 12 ... averaged 29.3 yards per kickoff return, the second-highest average in team history ... 15 touchdowns tied the OU freshman record set by Adrian Peterson ... set another OU record with five touchdowns in his debut game against North Texas ... rushed four times for 100 yards against Utah State, including a 92-yard TD run, third longest in OU history ... scored three touchdowns at Tulsa, including an 81-yard kickoff return ... led OU with 17 rushes and 128 yards and one touchdown, a 65-yard sprint, against Texas ... scored four times, three rushing and one on a 91-yard kickoff return vs. Baylor ... 129 return yards against the Bears was the fourth-highest total in OU history ... rushed 19 times for 94 yards at Texas Tech before suffering the season-ending injury.

2006
Redshirted

High School
Named 2005 Sunset Region Offensive Player of the Year ... earned all-state honors in 2005 and was an all-conference pick three consecutive years ... rushed for 1,947 yards and 27 touchdowns in his senior season ... also caught 22 passes for 724 yards and seven touchdowns ... had 64 tackles, three sacks and two interceptions while playing defensive back ... played in the U.S. Army High School All-American game ... led his high school basketball team to a 2005 state title ... was a top-30 basketball recruit as well ... coached by David White.

• No. 1 RB in the nation (ESPN.com)
• No. 6 player in the ESPN 150 (ESPN.com)
• No. 21 player in the nation (CollegeFootballNews.com)
• No. 4 RB (CollegeFootballNews.com)
• No. 8 RB (PrepStar.com)
• No. 35 player in the Rivals100 2006 (Rivals.com)
• Rivals.com Rivals250 2006
• No. 2 all-purpose back in the nation (Rivals.com)
• No. 1 player in Nevada (Rivals.com)
• No. 9 RB (Scout.com)
• Sports Illustrated All-American
• Student Sports All-American
• PrepStar Dream Team Top 100
• No. 41 player in the SuperPrep Elite 50
• No. 7 RB in the nation (SuperPrep)
• No. 12 player in Calif., Hawaii and Nev. (SuperPrep)
• SuperPrep All-American
• No. 40 JC player in the nation (SuperPrep)

Personal
No. 2 in OU history for receiving yards and receptions by a running back with 977 career yards on 86 receptions ... No. 5 all-time at OU in career TDs ... No. 4 at OU in career all-purpose yards ... No. 12 in rushing yards. Parent: Kevin Murray ... communications major.

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