Markey Clarke
Markey Clarke
Height: 5-11
Weight: 197
Year: R-JR
Hometown: Wayne, N.J.
High School: DePaul Catholic
Position: RB
Major: Art

2016 (Redshirt Sophomore)

  • Appeared in nine games, making one start at running back
  • Finished the season with 211 rushing yards and two touchdowns
  • Rushed for 31 yards and one touchdown at Elon (11/12)
  • Had a career-best 77 rushing yards on 13 carries at James Madison (10/29)
  • Ran for 20 yards on five carries at Stony Brook (10/15)
  • Rushed for 4 yards and caught one pass for 4 yards against New Hampshire (9/24)
  • Gained 21 yards on four attempts, including his first career touchdown, at Harvard (9/16)
  • Rushed three times for 17 yards against Albany (9/10)
  • Made his first career start at running back, rushing 11 times for a career-high 43 yards at Kansas (9/3)

2015 (Redshirt Freshman)

  • Played in nine games this season
  • Was second on the team with 120 rushing yards and also caught eight passes
  • Rushed nine times for 34 yards and caught six passes at Towson (11/21)
  • Had two carries for 8 yards against Stony Brook (11/14)
  • Ran for 10 yards and caught one pass for 2 yards at New Hampshire (10/31)
  • Rushed seven times for 24 yards against Delaware (10/10)
  • Rushed for 12 yards at Maine (9/26)
  • Rushed seven times for 13 yards against Harvard (9/19)
  • Rushed three times for 18 yards at Albany (9/12)
  • Rushed five times for 3 yards at Syracuse (9/4)

2014 (Freshman)

  • Appeared in two games at running back before suffering a season-ending injury
  • Finished season with nine carries for 21 yards
  • Made his college debut in season opener at Marshall, rushing seven times for 19 yards (9/6)

Before URI

  • A powerful back, he led DePaul Catholic to a New Jersey Parochial Group 2 state championship
  • Earned All-State, All-Passaic County, All-Parochial and All-Big North recognition after averaging 8.3 yards per carry as a senior
  • Rushed for more than 1,000 yards and scored nine touchdowns as a senior