Mat McBain

Mat McBain

Player Profile

RS Senior

El Paso, Texas

High School:
Burges HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 256

Tight End




Lobo Football Post-Spring Position Breakdown, Parts III and IV

Aho, Newman shine at tight end, outside linebacker, respectively


Youth Is Being Served During Camp Davie

Repetitions are distributed evenly at practice in Ruidoso


Wishing Coach Warehime Health, Communication and Technique in the Fall

Tight ends are limited during spring drills

NEW MEXICO: Fifth-year senior who has found a niche on special teams and continues to improve at the tight end position after moving over from the offensive line during the 2011 season ... has tremendous blocking skills for a tight end ... coaches like the way he is working to develop to become a complete TE for the 2013 season ... shed 28 pounds during the 2012 offseason to make himself more of a receiving threat.

2012 (JUNIOR): A starter on special teams with 11 games played.

2011 (SOPHOMORE): Played in four games, including three of the last four, all on special teams.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity starter on the offensive and defensive lines at El Paso Burges ... 2008 preseason first team all-state by Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine which also named him one of the top-300 players in the state of Texas ... first-team All-District 1-4A defensive lineman as a senior when he had 47 tackles, 3 sacks, a fumble recovery and a blocked field goal in just 8 games ... 66 stops, 2 sacks, 2 fumble recoveries, 2 pass breakups and a blocked field goal in nine games his junior season, earning first team all-Region 1 honors ... 59 tackles, including five sacks, as a sophomore ... all-city selection as an offensive lineman in 2008 when he helped pave the way for a pair of 1,000-yard rushers ... helped Burges post a 7-3 regular season record last fall as the Mustangs advanced to the state playoffs for the first time since 2002 ... played for coach Lloyd Smith.

PERSONAL: Born Nov. 4, 1990, in El Paso ... full name is Mathew Garrett McBain ... son of George and Cindy ... father is a retired police officer ... has two older brothers, Clint and Brandon ...interested in Business or Kinesiology as a major.