49 - Matt Little
Matt Little
Height: 6-2
Weight: 230
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Durham, N.C.
High School: C.E. Jordan HS
Position: LB

as a Junior (2010): Played in all 12 games, making 11 starts … tied for sixth on the team with 46 tackles, 17 solo … recorded 2.0 tackles for loss (6 yards) … also had 0.5 sacks (5 yards) … third on the squad with four pass break-ups … notched one quarterback hit … made a season high nine tackles at Ohio (Oct. 16).

as a Sophomore (2009): Appeared in 10 games ... recorded nine tackles and two tackles for loss ... tallied a season-high four tackles in the Temple game (Nov. 13) ... broke up one pass.
as a Redshirt Freshman (2008): Saw action in the Wisconsin (Aug. 30) and Syracuse (Sept. 6) games ... had a tackle in the 42-28 win at Syracuse.
as a Freshman (2007): Utilized his redshirt.
at C.E. Jordan HS: As a senior, recorded 97 tackles to earn first team all-conference and all-area ... recorded 139 tackles, four sacks, 10 tackles for a loss, two interceptions and two passes defended as a junior ... selected first-team all-conference and second-team all-area as a junior and sophomore ... also a standout on his lacrosse team ... scored 48 points and tallied 132 groundballs to earn second team All-State honors in lacrosse as a senior.

Personal: Born Feb. 22, 1989 ... son of Melody and Reggie Little ... has three brothers, Andre, Brandon and Christian, and one sister, Alexandria ... his father, Reggie, played football at North Carolina Central ... his cousin, Camille Little, played basketball for the North Carolina and his uncle, Robert Little, played for the Harlem Globetrotters.