#37 Marcus Lopez
Position: Running Back
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 153
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Santa Rosa, N.M
High School: Santa Rosa HS
Experience: High School

New Mexico: Walked on in 2013, originally as a running back ... saw plenty of reps in 2015 Spring camp and has done well enough to push for reps in the fall ... a 2015 Spring Camp Hard Hat winner. 

2014 (Redshirt Freshman Season): Did not see any game action ... Named the New Mexico Man on November 29 vs. Wyoming.

2013 (Freshman Season): Redshirted

High School: A first-team All-State running back and defensive back for Santa Rosa High School and Lions coach Mari

o Trujillo ... the Lions won three consecutive Class 2A state championships from 2010-12 ... also earned first-team All-District 2-2A and the 2-2A Offensive Most Valuable Player ... also was All-State in basketball and baseball his senior year ... selected for the small-school North-South All-Star Game in football, basketball and baseball.

Personal: Born Dec. 3, 1994 in Albuquerque ... undecided on a major ... parents are Loretta and Bruce Lopez ... has two brothers, Ryan and Lucas ... likes hunting and fishing ... favorite food is tacos ... favorite athlete is Michael Jordan.

Marcus Lopez

New Mexico Man: November 29, 2014 vs. Wyoming