|High School:||Brentwood Academy|
Matt was a dangerous weapon while playing quarterback for the Brentwood Academy Eagles, and brings his playmaking skills to the Golden Eagle roster...dual threat as a passer and runner...adds support to the quarterback position in his rookie season...rejoins former prep teammates Josh Pleasant and Wesley Sherrill on the Golden Eagle roster... has made one appearance on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
AT TECH (In 2011): Matt earned a spot on the 2011 roster but did not log any statistics.
HIGH SCHOOL: Matt was a four-year starter at quarterback for coach Ralph Potter at Brentwood Academy...an Honor student, he also lettered four years in basketball...led the Eagles to the TSSAA playoffs and reached the Division 2-3A semifinals with a 10-3 record as a senior...passed for 1,600 yards and 13 touchdowns, and rushed for 600 yards and 13 touchdowns.
PERSONAL: The son of Butch and Melanie Hamby...full name is Matthew Edward Hamby...birthday is March 16, 1992...majoring in civil engineering...his father played quarterback at Middle Tennessee State and faced Tech twice in 1982 and 1983.