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Matt Vlahogeorge
Matt Vlahogeorge

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lafayette, Ind.

Last College:
Mesa Community College

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 205

Position:
Running Back



2008: Did not play after joining team as a walkon ... transferred to Purdue from ‎Northern Colorado via Mesa Community College.‎

Northern Colorado: Did not play during 2007 season.‎

High School: Honorable mention Class 5A all-state as senior at Jefferson High ‎School in Lafayette, Ind., after rushing for 783 yards and 16 touchdowns, catching 17 ‎passes for 148 yards (8.7 average) and one touchdown, and recording 37 tackles (21 ‎solos, 16 assists) with five pass breakups and four interceptions ... topped team 50 ‎catches for 550 yards (11.0 average) and three touchdowns his junior year while rushing ‎for 575 yards and eight touchdowns ... averaged 23.1 yards per punt return with one ‎touchdown ... led squad with 72 points ... coach was Fred Kutruff.‎

Personal: Given name is Matthew Theodore Vlahogeorge ... born May 20, ‎‎1988 ... organizational leadership and supervision major ... mother, Cindy, and sister, ‎Amy, are Purdue alums ... brother, Mike, played football at Indiana and Northern ‎Colorado.‎