Played for coach King Campbell at UT Tyler ... As a sophomore, helped Patriots to a fourth place finish at the NCAA Division III Championships ... UT Tyler finished second as a team in the American Southwest Conference Championships ... Tied for 44th at the NCAA Championships with rounds of 71-76-80-77 ... Had four top six finishes as a sophomore, with a tie for third at the Louisiana College Tournament ... Shot a season-low 68 at Louisiana College, as well ... Finished with a scoring average of 75.79 in 10 tournaments as a sophomore.
High School: Played for coach Jamey Horn at Barbers Hill HS ... Placed fourth at the Texas Class 4A State Tournament as a junior.
Personal: Matthew Stephens was born on June 22, 1989, in Houston, Texas ... Son of Brad and Patty Stephens ... Likes to play ping-pong and other sports ... Major is business.