Matt Nelson

November 10, 2010

Our Player of the Week for the Tech Talk Sports page is the Bulldogs sophomore kicker Matt Nelson.

 Nelson was recently named to the ESPN Academic All-District team on November 5th.

By being named to the first team all-district academic team, Nelson is eligible to be named to the ESPN Academic All-America team.

The Cibolo, Texas, native has posted a 3.57 Grade Point Average, majoring in finance. Nelson has converted 10 of 13 field goals and is averaging 60.0 yards in his 23 kickoffs this season.

Nelson is not only a future Bulldog kicking machine but has also proven that this university hosts athletes not only on the field but off as well.