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    Matt Henderson
    Player Profile
    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Edmond, Okla.

    High School:
    Santa Fe H.S.

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 187

    Position:
    CB

    Coach:
    Brian Kelley

    High School Highlights
    Named to the All-Metro Athletic Conference team ... Earned all-district honors ... An all-Edmond team selection ... Also played wide receiver in high school ... Cleared a 6-8 high jump ... Earned varsity letters in football, basketball and track.

    Personal
    Full given name is Matthew James Henderson ... Born on Jan. 8, 1982 in McAlester, Okla. ... The son of James and Leata Henderson ... Brother David played professional baseball and now scouts for the Houston Astros.

    Turner on Henderson
    "Matt is a big corner with good speed which is something we are very excited about. He is good cover corner who has the ability to come up and support the run as well. He is a very talented basketball player and great overall athlete."

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