Updated: February 1, 2013
2012: Played in all 13 games and was in on 26 defensive snaps, as well as nearly 140 special teams plays … Saw time on special teams against Georgia Tech … Was in on 17 defensive snaps and finished the game against Austin Peay with three tackles … Appeared on special teams at Pittsburgh … Forced a fumble and added a sack against Bowling Green … Contributed on special teams against Cincinnati and at North Carolina … Made three tackles while in on two defensive plays and 16 special teams plays … Appeared on special teams at Clemson … Was in on 16 special teams plays at Miami and nine against Florida State … Was in on seven special teams plays at Boston College and 13 plays against Virginia … Appeared on special teams in the Russell Athletic Bowl against Rutgers.
2011: Was redshirted while working at end … Contributed five tackles, including a sack and two total tackles for loss during one spring scrimmage … Added two sacks in another scrimmage.
High School: An All-Southeast Region selection for Coach Danny Cowgill by PrepStar … Had 65 tackles, including 17 for loss, as a senior … Also forced two fumbles, recovered a fumble, had an interception and scored a touchdown … A preseason All-Southeast Region selection as a defensive lineman by PrepStar … Made 88 tackles as a junior, including 27 for loss and 13.5 sacks … Rated the No. 14 weakside defensive end in the country and the No. 72 player in the state of Florida by Rivals … Ranked as the No. 29 defensive end in the country by ESPN.com/Scouts, Inc. … Listed as the No. 145 defensive end in the country by Scout … Rated the No. 100 player in Florida in SuperPrep’s preseason edition.
Personal: Matthew Allen Roth … Born 2/19/93 in Orlando, FL … Son of Jeff and Annette Roth … Enrolled in university studies.