22 Cole Murphy
22 - Cole Murphy
Height: 5-11
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Gaylesville, Ala.
High School: Gaylesville HS
Position: LB
gp 9
tk 67.0
sac 3
int 1
ffum 2

2017: Named to D3football.com Defensive Team of the Week … ranked nationally in forced fumbles and solo tackles … led the conference in forced fumbles … top 10 in solo tackles and 11th in total tackles in the conference … part of defense that ranked nationally in several categories, including total defense and turnovers gained … appeared in nine games, earning eight starts … finished third on the team total tackles … had a team-best 24 lost yards on 5.5 tackles … led the team in sacks … forced two fumbles, and recovered one … had one interception and broke up a pass.

 

2016: Named Southern Athletic Association All-Conference Honorable Mention … earned SAA Academic Honor Roll award … led team with 64 total tackles … had team-high 44 solo tackles … earned 2.5 tackles for a loss of eight total yards … recorded one sack for a five yard loss.

 

2015: Named to SAA Academic Honor Roll … played in seven games … made collegiate debut in season opening 29-28 win at LaGrange (Sept. 5) … recorded first collegiate tackle in 21-3 win over Sewanee (Sept. 19) … earned a career-high two tackles at Centre (Oct. 31) … member of nationally ranked defense.

 

2014:  Saw junior varsity action.

 

Pre-BSC:  Lettered at Gaylesville High School under coach Kyle Garmon... three-time All-County and All-Region honoree... 2013 All-State selection... 2013 Team Defensive MVP and Cherokee County Defensive MVP... 2011 Team Offensive MVP... also lettered in baseball and was a three-time All-Area and Honorable Mention All-State selection... Cherokee County and Gadsden Times First-Team Catcher... Salutatorian of graduating class... earned straight A's and Honor Roll all four years of high school... owned the highest male athlete GPA all four years... USAA All-American Scholar... National Honor Roll... 2014 GHS Wendy's High School Heisman winner... also lettered in basketball and track and field.

 

Personal:  Son of McConnell and DeAnna Murphy... born on Feb. 14, 1996... has an older brother, Luke, and a younger sister, Hannah... mother DeAnna ran cross country and track at Berry College (1983-1986).

Recent Games
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 43 28
Assists 24 16
Tackles 67.0 44.0
Tackles per game 7.4 6.3
Sacks 3 2
Sack yards 21 14
Interceptions 1 1
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries 1 1
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 1 - - - - 0
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 1 - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 1 - - - - 0
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 1 - - - - 0
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 1 - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 1 - - - - 0
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 1 - - - - 0
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 at LaGrange W, 29-25 11 0 11.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Huntingdon L, 45-38 4 8 12.0 1 7 1 7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Rhodes L, 35-9 6 1 7.0 1 9 1 9 - - - 1 0 0 1 - -
Sep 30 Trinity (Tex.) L, 26-20 2 3 5.0 1 5 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Hendrix L, 42-24 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Sewanee L, 34-13 6 1 7.0 - - 2 2 1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Austin W, 31-24 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Berry L, 35-18 6 1 7.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Millsaps W, 20-17 5 6 11.0 - - 0.5 1 1 1 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Centre L, 42-17 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 26 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 7 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 26 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 7 - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - -
Total 26 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 7 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 26 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 7 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 26 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 7 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 10 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 9 - - - - 0 .0
Total 26 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 7 3 0 3.0 .4 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 44 20 64.0 6.4 1 5 2.5 8 - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 43 24 67.0 7.4 3 21 5.5 24 2 1 0 1 0 1 -
Total 26 90 44 134.0 5.2 4 26 8 32 2 1 0 1 0 1 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 9 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 9 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 9 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 7 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 4 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 2 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 7 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 43 24 67.0 7.4 3 21 5.5 24 2 1 0 1 0 1 -
Conference 7 28 16 44.0 6.3 2 14 4.5 17 2 1 0 1 0 1 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 23 19 42.0 8.4 2 12 4.5 15 2 1 0 - - - -
Away 4 20 5 25.0 6.3 1 9 1 9 - - - 1 0 1 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 16 6 22.0 11.0 - - 0.5 1 1 1 0 - - - -
Losses 7 27 18 45.0 6.4 3 21 5 23 1 - - 1 0 1 -
-
September 4 23 12 35.0 8.8 3 21 3 21 - - - 1 0 1 -
October 3 15 4 19.0 6.3 - - 2 2 1 - - - - - -
November 2 5 8 13.0 6.5 - - 0.5 1 1 1 0 - - - -