There are 14 days to season's kickoff against Villanova (Aug. 31)
GRANT'S CAREER HIGHS
NOTES: Transferred from Iowa; enrolled at Boston College in January 2012 ... participated in spring practice; will sit out the 2012 season because of NCAA transfer rules.
2012: Did not participate.
2011 (FRESHMAN AT IOWA): Played in five games - Tennessee Tech (Sept. 3), Iowa State (Sept. 10), Pittsburgh (Sept. 17), Louisiana-Monroe (Sept. 24), Indiana (Oct. 22) ... caught one pass for 12 yards ... lone reception came against Tennessee Tech.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned ESPN Boston Top 10 student-athlete honors as a senior ... named an All-New England selection twice and a first-team All-Conference honoree three times ... garnered Boston Herald All-Scholastic accolades twice ... played in the NUC All-World Gridiron Classic as a senior ... hauled in 26 passes for 557 yards and eight touchdowns to go along with 13 carries for 132 rushing yards in 2010 ... also threw for two scores as a senior ... had 22 catches for 413 yards and 6 touchdowns to go with 25 rushes for 394 yards and four touchdowns in 2009 ... returned two punt returns for touchdowns as a junior ... chosen twice as a team captain ... helped lead the Spartans to a 9-0 record, an Independent School League title, and the New England championship in 2009 ... part of the Lawrence Academy team that went 8-1 and won a second consecutive ISL title in 2010 ... played for head coach Mike Taylor ... also lettered for LA's basketball team.
PERSONAL: Marcus Reginald Grant, born February 28, 1992 ... enrolled as a marketing major in the Carroll School of Management... Marcus is the son of Roberta and Michael Grant; has two older brothers.