Reserve infielder who played in 20 games with 14 starts ... All of his starts came after April 11, including nine of the last 10 games of the season ... Batted .286 with four doubles, four home runs, 13 runs scored and nine RBIs in just 56 at-bats ... Walked and scored as pinch-hitter versus Missouri State ... Doubled, walked twice, scored a run and drove in three others against Austin Peay in first career start ... Belted solo home run, first of his career, for game-winning run on Friday against Western Kentucky ... Had two hits, including a double, and scored twice in finale versus WKU ... Walked and scored as pinch-hitter versus Arkansas State ... Singled and scored off the bench in only playing time at Florida International ... Walked and homered on Saturday against Louisiana-Lafayette ... Homered again, had two hits and two RBIs in finale versus UL ... Went 2-for-4 with a double at Vanderbilt ... Scored one run in all four games of at Sun Belt Championships, collecting five hits, including a home run and one double, and two RBIs.
2005 (Sophomore): Oft-injured infielder who finally saw the first action of his career after two years of surgeries ... Played in six contests, all off the bench ... Went 0-for-2 versus Jacksonville State and 0-for-3 in 14-inning loss at Southwest Missouri State ... Played as defensive replacement in finale at SMS and also at Tennessee Tech ... Went 0-for-1 versus Belmont ... Walked and scored in second home game against Memphis.
2004 (Freshman): Missed another season due to surgery.
2003: Missed entire 2003 season after undergoing rotator cuff surgery.
High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach Buddy Powers at Riverdale HS ... Three-time All-District selection and voted All-Region and All-Midstate as junior and senior ... Earned District and Region Player of the Year awards as senior, as well as Daily News Journal Position Player of the Year ... Recognized Who's Who Among American High School Students ... Graduated with honors.
Personal: Matthew Clay Campbell ... Born November 16, 1983 ... Majoring in Special Education ... Son of Darrell and Teresa Campbell ... Brother, Phillip, was a Blue Raider from 1998-01.