34 Marcus Bruce
34 Marcus Bruce
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
High School: Bakersfield HS
Position: LB
Experience: 3V
gp 4
tk 28.0
sac -
int -
ffum 1

2018 Season: Redshirted during the season after suffering a broken wrist during training camp…played in four of the last five games of the year…made 28 total tackles…that included 17 solo stops and two tackles-for-loss…began his season with seven tackles at Southern Utah…ended the year with a season-high 11 stops against UC Davis, including a TFL…posted five tackles against North Dakota and Portland State…forced a fumble against UCD and had a QB hurry against PSU.

2017 Season:
Named third team all-Big Sky as an outside linebacker…started 10 games and appeared in all 11 during the year…ranked fifth on the team with 57 tackles…led the team with four fumble recoveries…all four recoveries came in consecutive games…started the streak with a 25-yard scoop and score at North Dakota…returned a fumble 25 yards at NAU the following week…dove on a loose ball in the win over Northern Colorado and recovered a fumble in the end zone in the victory at Cal Poly…finished the year with 60 yards in fumble returns and scored 12 points…had at least two tackles in all 11 games and finished with five or more six times…had a season high eight stops against Idaho and Weber State…added a sack against UC Davis and had four quarterback hurries and two pass breakups during the year.

2016 Season:
Appeared in all 11 games during the season…started three games at rover and two at linebacker…ranked seventh on the team with with 45 total tackles…also had 2.0 tackles-for-loss and an interception…ended the year with nine tackles against Cal Poly, eight against Portland State and seven at UC Davis for his three highest totals…had at least one tackle in all 11 games…intercepted a pass and returned it seven yards at Weber State…had a TFL against Cal Poly.

2015 Season:
Appeared in 10 games as a true freshman…primarily played on special teams and as a reserve safety…finished the year with six tackles…had two stops at Southern Utah, including a half-tackle for loss.

High School:
Graduated from Bakersfield HS in 2015…named the Defensive Player of the Year by the Bakersfield Californian following his senior season…totaled a school-record 120 tackles, including five for loss, as a linebacker and rushed for 1,194 yards and 15 touchdowns as a running back. He also caught a pair of TDs passes and threw one…was a four-year varsity starter at linebacker and helped the Drillers to a pair of Central Section titles as well as a state championship in 2013.

Personal: Majoring in communication studies…parents are Darrell and Christina Bruce.

Recent Games
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14
Nov 10 Northern Arizona
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 17 17
Assists 11 11
Tackles 28.0 28.0
Tackles per game 7.0 7.0
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 1 - - - - 0
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 1 - - - - 0
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 St. Francis (IL) W, 55-7 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at San Diego State L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Northern Colorado W, 28-25 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at #19 Montana L, 41-34 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Cal Poly L, 41-27 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Southern Utah L, 48-27 5 2 7.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 North Dakota L, 41-15 1 4 5.0 - - 0.5 3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Portland State L, 41-14 5 0 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Weber State L, 26-14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. UC Davis L, 56-13 6 5 11.0 - - 1 1 1 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 42 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 4 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 6 - - - - - - - -
Total 42 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 10 - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - -
2017-18 11 - - - - - - -
2018-19 4 - - - - - - -
2019-20 6 - - - - - - -
Total 42 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 4 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 6 - - - - - - - 0
Total 42 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 4 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 6 - - - - - - - -
Total 42 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 10 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 11 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 11 - - - - 0 .0
2018-19 4 - - - - 0 .0
2019-20 6 - - - - 0 .0
Total 42 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2017-18 12 1.1 - - - - - 2 - - - 0
2018-19 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 12 0.3 - - - - 0 2 - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 10 3 3 6.0 .6 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 16 29 45.0 4.1 - - 2 2 - - - 1 7 - -
2017-18 11 29 28 57.0 5.2 1 9 2 11 - 4 60 - - 2 -
2018-19 4 17 11 28.0 7.0 - - 2 5 1 - - - - - -
2019-20 6 16 14 30.0 5.0 2.5 20 4.5 23 2 1 0 - - 1 -
Total 42 81 85 166.0 4.0 3.5 29 11 42 3 5 60 1 7 3 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 4 - - - - - - - -
Conference 4 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 - - - - - - - -
Away 1 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 4 - - - - - - -
Conference 4 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 - - - - - - -
Away 1 - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 4 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 4 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 2 - - - - - - - 0
Away 1 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 4 - - - - - - - -
Conference 4 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 - - - - - - - -
Away 1 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 4 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 4 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 2 - - - - 0 .0
Away 1 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral 1 - - - - 0 .0
-
Wins - - - - - 0 -
Losses 4 - - - - 0 .0
-
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 1 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 4 17 11 28.0 7.0 - - 2 5 1 - - - - - -
Conference 4 17 11 28.0 7.0 - - 2 5 1 - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 6 4 10.0 5.0 - - 0.5 3 - - - - - - -
Away 1 5 2 7.0 7.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 6 5 11.0 11.0 - - 1 1 1 - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 17 11 28.0 7.0 - - 2 5 1 - - - - - -
-
October 3 11 6 17.0 5.7 - - 1 4 - - - - - - -
November 1 6 5 11.0 11.0 - - 1 1 1 - - - - - -