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Malik Eugene
Malik Eugene

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Tampa, FL

High School:
Freedom

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 240

Position:
LB

Birthdate:
01/12/1988

Major:
Marketing and Management


Malik Eugene Photo Gallery

2009: Played in every game, starting 10...recorded a career, single-season-high 34 tackles, four for a loss of 23 yards...began his career as a starting linebacker with five tackles at Nebraska...set his game-high of six versus Louisiana (10/24/09)...recorded his first tackle for a loss (11 yards) against North Texas (10/17/09)...recorded another versus Middle Tennessee and earned a TFL in each of the last two games of the season...with a nose for the ball, he led the Owls with three fumble recoveries grabbing them against South Carolina, Troy and Western Kentucky...had two quarterback hurries and one broken pass.

Motor City Bowl: Played both special teams and SLB at the Motor City Bowl.

2008: Was once again an instrumental part of special teams and gained valuable experience at middle linebacker...played in 11 games...recorded six tackles, including two solo...had a season-high three versus North Texas.

New Orleans Bowl: Recorded a solo tackle against Memphis.

2007: Played linebacker, but predominately saw his action on special teams...recorded six tackles on the year with one fumble recovery.

2006: Practiced and redshirted.

High School: Played for Adam Stegeman at Freedom High School, where he recorded 13 sacks to end his senior campaign ranked second in the county in sacks...his defensive efforts also garnered first-team All-County honors...two-sport athlete (football and basketball, averaged 15 points a game).

Personal: Marketing and management major...son of Yvette Madison...born Jan. 12, 1988, in Brooklyn, NY...consistent member of the FAU athletic department 3.0 GPA club.

FAU Career Defensive Stats
YearGMSUTATTTTFLINT-YDSPBUFR
2007131010.0-00.0-001
2008112460.0-00.0-001
2009121420244.0-230.0-001
Total361724414.0-230.0-001
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