B.J. Martin

  • B.J.
  • Martin

  • Position
    Outside Linebacker
  • Class
    Sophomore
  • Height
    6' 1
  • Weight
    200 lbs.
  • High School/Other
    George Washington
  • Hometown
    Martinsville, Va.

Updated: May 28, 2014

2013-14: Joined the team in the middle of the season … Was redshirted while working with the scout team … Posted a 275-bench press in fall scout team max testing … Was saddled with an injury and missed a lot of practice time late in the season.

High School: Played football for Coaches Jimmy Teague and Bobby Martin, Jr. at George Washington High in Danville … Helped lead his team to a district title … Was defensive MVP in both 2011 and 2012 … Named first-team all-district and all-state as a senior … The district defensive player of the year … Also played basketball.

Personal: Bobby Wayne Martin, Jr. … Born 8/29/95 in Martinsville, VA … Son of Bobby Martin, who played at Tech from 1986-89, and Sharmane Martin … Both parents went to Tech … Has a younger sister, Courtney … Cousins Orion and Cam Martin and Martin Scales also played at Tech.