5 Marcus Hawkins
5 - Marcus Hawkins
Height: 5-11
Weight: 227
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif.
High School: Sunnyside HS
Previous College: Fresno City JC
Position: LB
Experience: 1V
gp 12
tk 78.0
sac 5
int 3
ffum 3

Second Team All-Big Sky (2019)
Second Team All-Big Sky (2021)

2021 Season

  • Named second team all-Big Sky for the second time in his career.
  • Started all 12 games at middle linebacker.
  • Led the team with 77 total tackles, including 35 solos.
  • Ranked second on the team with 11.5 tackles-for-loss and five sacks and was third among Hornets with three interceptions.
  • Had at least one tackle in all 12 games and finished with five or more in nine contests.
  • Had double digit stops at Cal (11) and against Portland State (10).
  • Was credited with two TFLs against Dixie State, Southern Utah and Cal Poly.
  • Two of his five sacks came against SUU.
  • Intercepted passes at Dixie State, Montana and UC Davis.
  • Forced three fumbles during the season (UNI, SUU, Portland State) and recovered a fumble at Montana.

2020 Season

  • Season canceled due to COVID-19.

2019 Season

  • Named second team all-Big Sky.
  • Led the team with 81 total tackles during the year and added 9.5 tackles-for-loss, five sacks, an interception and a forced fumble.
  • Posted 10 tackles against Fresno State, Eastern Washington and UC Davis for his season high and had eight games with at least seven tackles.
  • Intercepted a pass against Southern Oregon in his first game as a Hornet.
  • Ended the year with 1.5 sacks in the FCS playoff game against Austin Peay.
  • Was credited with solo sacks against Eastern Washington, Cal Poly and UC Davis and also had a half-sack at Montana State.

Prior to Sacramento State

  • Played two seasons at Fresno City College.
  • In 2018, he was named the Valley League Co-Defensive Player of the Year after tallying 88 total tackles which included 11.5 tackles-for-loss and 1.5 sacks.
  • Had at least five tackles in 10 games during the season and helped take the Rams to the Northern California Championship game.
  • Set a career high with 15 tackles against Butte during the regular season and had 13 against West Hills Coalinga.
  • Also intercepted a pair of passes during the year, had a pass breakup and blocked a kick.
  • As a freshman, he was credited with 61 total tackles, including none for loss.
  • Had a season high nine stops against Sierra and San Joaquin Delta.
  • Overall, he had five or more tackles in nine games, intercepted a pass, had four PBUs and blocked three kicks.

High School

  • A 2017 graduate from Sunnyside HS in Fresno, Calif.
  • Played three seasons of varsity football where compiled 254 career tackles with 35.0 TFLs and also rushed for 729 yards and 17 touchdowns.
  • Earned first team all-league and all-valley honors during his junior and senior seasons.
  • As a senior, he made 124 tackles, including 24.0 TFLs and six sacks.
  • Had at least seven stops in each game and set his career high with 25 tackles against San Joaquin Memorial HS.
  • Also rushed for 395 yards and 11 touchdowns during the year.
  • Best game came against Mt. Whitney HS where he had 15 carries for 144 yards and two scores.
  • Also found the end zone four times against Fresno HS and three times against San Joaquin Memorial HS.

Personal

  • Double majoring in communication studies and recreation administration.
  • Parents are Eric and Tina Hawkins.
Recent Games
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 35 23
Assists 43 29
Tackles 78.0 52.0
Tackles per game 6.5 6.5
Sacks 5 4
Sack yards 23 20
Interceptions 3 2
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries 1 1
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 - - - - - - -
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 - - - - - - -
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 - - - - - 0
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 - - - - - 0
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 - - - - - 0
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 - - - - - 0
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 - - - - - 0
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 - - - - - 0
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 1 - - - - 0
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 1 - - - - 0
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 1 - - - - 0
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 1 - - - - 0
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 1 - - - - 0
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 1 - - - - 0
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 1 - - - - 0
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 1 - - - - 0
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 0 -
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 0 - - - - - - - - 0 0 -
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 0 - - - - - - - - 0 0 -
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 0 - - - - - - - - 0 0 -
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 0 - - - - - - - - 0 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 4 at Utah Tech W, 19-7 3 2 5.0 1 3 2 13 - - - 1 0 0 - - -
Sep 11 #15 UNI L, 34-16 2 4 6.0 - - 1 4 1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Cal L, 42-30 5 6 11.0 - - 1.5 2 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at Idaho State W, 23-21 4 4 8.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Southern Utah W, 41-20 3 6 9.0 2 15 3.5 17 1 - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 16 at #5 Montana W, 28-21 2 4 6.0 - - 0.5 0 - 1 - 1 0 0 - - -
Oct 23 Northern Arizona W, 44-0 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 0
Oct 30 at Northern Colorado W, 27-24 2 5 7.0 0 0 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 - 1 0 0
Nov 6 Cal Poly W, 41-9 4 5 9.0 1 3 2 4 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 0
Nov 13 Portland State W, 49-20 5 5 10.0 1 2 1.5 3 1 0 - 0 0 - 1 0 0
Nov 20 at #10 UC Davis W, 27-7 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 0 - - -
Dec 4 #11 South Dakota State L, 24-19 2 2 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 0
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2019-20 13 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2020-21 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2021-22 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 25 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2019-20 13 - - - - - - - -
2020-21 - - - - - - - - -
2021-22 12 - - - - - - - -
Total 25 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2019-20 13 - - - - - - -
2020-21 - - - - - - - -
2021-22 12 - - - - - - -
Total 25 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2019-20 13 - - - - - - - 0
2020-21 - - - - - - - - 0
2021-22 12 - - - - - - - 0
Total 25 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2019-20 13 - - - - - - - -
2020-21 - - - - - - - - -
2021-22 12 - - - - - - - -
Total 25 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
2020-21 - - - - - - - - - -
2021-22 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2019-20 13 - - - - 0 .0
2020-21 - - - - - 0 -
2021-22 12 - - - - 0 .0
Total 25 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2019-20 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2020-21 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2021-22 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2019-20 13 43 38 81.0 6.2 5 20 9.5 32 1 - - 1 22 3 -
2020-21 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2021-22 12 35 43 78.0 6.5 5 23 13 46 3 1 0 3 0 3 0
Total 25 78 81 159.0 6.4 10 43 22.5 78 4 1 0 4 22 6 0
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
December 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
December 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 - - - - 0 .0
Away 6 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 9 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 3 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 3 - - - - 0 .0
December 1 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
December 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 35 43 78.0 6.5 5 23 13 46 3 1 0 3 0 3 0
Conference 8 23 29 52.0 6.5 4 20 8.5 27 2 1 0 2 0 3 0
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 17 22 39.0 6.5 4 20 8 28 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
Away 6 18 21 39.0 6.5 1 3 5 18 0 1 0 3 0 1 0
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 26 31 57.0 6.3 5 23 10.5 40 2 1 0 3 0 3 0
Losses 3 9 12 21.0 7.0 0 0 2.5 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
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September 4 14 16 30.0 7.5 1 3 4.5 19 1 - - 1 0 - -
October 4 8 15 23.0 5.8 2 15 5 20 1 1 0 1 0 2 0
November 3 11 10 21.0 7.0 2 5 3.5 7 1 0 0 1 0 1 0
December 1 2 2 4.0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0