85 Marcus Cunningham
Marcus  Cunningham

RS Senior

Lakeland, FL

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205


Communication Studies


FAU is Third Among 14 C-USA Members in Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

The Owls had 204 student-athletes make the Honor Roll and 34 win the Commissioner's Academic Medal


More than 220 FAU Student-Athletes Earn a GPA of 3.0 or Greater for Fall 2013 Semester

Florida Atlantic Student-Athletes Excel Academically


Football Holds Full Contact Practice

Season Opener Aug. 30 at UM


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FAU Opens 2013 at Miami


More than 250 FAU Student-Athletes Earn a GPA of 3.0 or Greater for Fall 2012 Semester

Eight student-athletes were named to the president's list after earning a perfect 4.0 GPA for fall 2012.


FAU Football 2014 Spring Practice

FAU Football 2014 Spring Practice

2014: Had his first catch of the season, a 15 yarder at Wyoming...credited with a tackle in the UTSA win...saw action at FIU...had one catch for 13 yards versus Western Kentucky...worked both offensivley and with special teams at Marshall...had one catach, for five yards, at UNT...saw action in the final game of the 2014 season, versus ODU.

Played in four games.

2012: One of seven receivers to record a touchdown...had a 15-yard touchdown reception versus ULM...tallied four receptions on the year, two in his Wagner start and two versus ULM...season long was the 15-yarder versus ULM.

2011: Saw action in nine games...averaged 14.3 yards per catch...drew starts the first six games of the season and the final two...recorded 18 catches on the year for a total of 257 yards...season high was 76 yards on six catches at FIU and his first collegiate touchdown...longest reception on the year was 37 yards at Louisiana...recorded a tackle at North Texas.

2010: Showed a tremendous work ethic...stayed after practice nearly every day to work with Lester Jean, the team's leading receiver...redshirted.

High School: Played for Irving Strickland at Kathleen High School where he recorded 42 receptions for 502 yards and five touchdowns as a senior...named second-team all-county by the Lakeland Ledger and first team all-county by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association...played in the Florida Athletic Coaches Association North South All-Star Classic...two-sport athlete (football and basketball).

Personal: Communication Studies...son of Wayne and Cleo Wilson and Dennis Cunningham...born in Lakeland, FL.

Career Statistics


Game-by-Game Receptions
2011 Season: Auburn (2-25); Louisiana (3-65); North Texas (3-32), FIU (6-76 1 TD); UAB (2-35); ULM (2-24)
2012 Season: Wagner (2-7); ULM (2-26 1 TD)
2013 Season:
2014 Season: Wyoming (1-15); Western Kentucky (1-13); Marshall; UAB; North Texas (1-5)

Career Game Highs
Receptions: 6 FIU (11/12/11)
Receiving Yards: 76 FIU (11/12/11)
Touchdowns: 1 2X
Longest Reception: 37 Louisiana (10/1/11)

2014 Season Game Highs
Receptions: 1 @Wyoming (9/20/14) and Western Kentucky (10/18/14)
Receiving Yards: 15 @Wyoming (9/20/14)
Longest Reception: 15 at Wyoming (9/20/14)