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Mark Roberts
Mark Roberts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Orange, Texas

High School:
West Orange-Stark HS

Last College:
Houston

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 190

Position:
WR

Experience:
1L

Honors:
2013 Third-Team CSM All-Southland Conference

-2013 Third-Team College Sports Madness All-Southland Conference

2013 (Junior): Had a huge impact during his first season in a red and white uniform ... Received third-team CSM All-Southland honors after finishing the year third on the team with 33 receptions for 638 yards and eight touchdowns ... His 638 receiving yards was the second-best total on the squad, while his eight scores tied for the team's top spot ... Also returned three kicks for 46 yards ... Had two catches for 91 yards and a touchdown in the season opener ... Caught three passes for 99 yards and a score at Grambling State ... Also had a three receptions at Southeastern Louisiana ... Finished the night with 71 receiving yards and TD against the Lions ... Posted a career night in the season finale ... Made five grabs for 123 yards and three touchdowns against rival McNeese State ... Also made touchdown grabs against Stephen F. Austin and Bacone College ... Made nine tackles on special teams.

At Houston: Played two seasons at the University of Houston, registering 15 catches in 19 games ... Finished with six catches for 136 yards as a freshman and had nine grabs for 114 yards and a touchdown as a sophomore ... Finished with five catches for 67 yards, including a 5-yard touchdown, against East Carolina ... Longest career catch was a 58-yarder at UAB during freshman campaign.

High School: Played for Dan Hooks at West Orange-Stark High School, earning district MVP honors as a senior after posting 43 catches for 936 yards and 12 touchdowns ... Was tabbed a three-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Helped the Mustangs to the second round of the Class 3A playoffs as a senior ... Added 671 receiving yards with four touchdowns as a junior ... Named all-region by PrepStar ... Averaged over 21 yards per catch over his final two seasons ... Also ran track for WOS.

Personal: Mark Roberts was born on March 6, 1992 ... Son of Mark and Cotrina Roberts ... Majoring in General Studies.

08/28/2014

Cards set to kick off 2014 campaign

Lamar hosts Grambling State at 7 p.m. Saturday

08/18/2014

2014 Fall Camp - Receivers

Begelton, Roberts lead a strong group of Lamar receivers

08/03/2014

Cardinals Report for Fall Camp

Head Coach Ray Woodard set for fifth season on the Lamar sideline

08/01/2014

Johnson Garners More Preseason All-America Attention

LU return specialists notches second-team recognition

06/24/2014

Roberts, Begelton Named to Watch List

Lamar returns strong stable of receivers in 2014

08/29/2014

PREVIEW: Grambling Rolls into this weekend

(Beaumont, TX) - Jordan Washington takes you through this weeks matchup for the Lamar Cardinals @ Provost-Umphrey Stadium.

08/15/2014

Football: #IceBucketChallenge

Coach Ray Woodard and the Senior Cardinals accept Channel 6's Andrew Chernoff's #icebucketchallenge to #strikeoutALS and challenge Judge Bob Wortham and the Lamar Cardinals Men's Basketball Team.

08/14/2014

FOOTBALL: Camp Upadate

BEAUMONT, TX: Head Coach Ray Woodard discusses camp progress and the first game of the season. The Cardinals open up season play at home against Grambling on August 30 at 7 PM.

08/07/2014

FOOTBALL: Media Day

Coach Ray Woodard and players discuss the new freshman class, camp, and what to expect for the year.

07/08/2014

2013 Cardinal Football Highlight Video

Look back at the 2013 football season

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