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13 - Matt Brown
Matt Brown
Height: 6-3
Weight: 215
Year: So.
Hometown: Barrington, R.I.
High School: Northfield Mount Hermon (Mass.)
Position: WR
House Affiliation: Cabot

at Harvard
Football 2011: Started on the first offensive series against Bucknell and Princeton ... Had two receptions for 62 yards including a 29-yard TD catch against Princeton ... Casught three passes for 37 yards at Columbia.

Football 2010: Appeared in eight games and had eight receptions while showing impressive athleticism ... Earned his first playing time at Lafayette on Oct. 2 ... Made his first career catch against Cornell on Oct. 9 and had two in the game for 34 yards ... Had a good outing versus Columbia with three catches for 34 yards ... Major H award winner.

Basketball (2010-11)
Co-recipient of John Harnice Spirit Award ... Played in 21 games ... Made first career appearance in victory over Fordham (Dec. 1) ... Collected a rebound in win over WPI (Dec. 7) ... Came down with two rebounds against Boston University (Dec. 11) ... Grabbed a rebound at George Washington (Jan. 15) ... Came off the bench to hit two important baskets for five points and made a career-best three steals in comeback victory over Dartmouth (Jan. 22) ... Had two rebounds, made a steal and handed out an assist against Columbia (Jan. 28) ... Grabbed a rebound in win over Cornell (Jan. 29) ... Assisted on a field goal in double-overtime victory at Penn (Feb. 5) ... Scored a career-high six points and made two steals in 18 minutes of action against Yale (Feb. 11)  ... Buried a key 3-pointer in win at Brown (Feb. 25) ... Made two baskets and finished with five points against Penn (March 4) ... Scored five points and made a 3-pointer while grabbing three rebounds against Princeton (March 5) ... Hit a trey at Oklahoma State in NIT (March 15). 

Background
Son of Tracey and Donald … Attended Northfield Mount Hermon … Lettered in basketball, football and track and field … Captained all three squads as s senior and was a two-time football captain … McDonald’s All-American nominee in basketball … Reebok All-American in 2009-10 … Two-time All-New England Prep School Athletic Conference and two-time all-division in basketball … Was high school teammate of fellow Harvard basketball player Laurent Rivard … Averaged 20.2 points per game as a freshman at Barrington High School before transferring to Northfield Mount Hermon … First-team All-New England and all-league in football as a senior … New England champion in the high jump in 2009 … Had a 273 receiving yard game in football in 2009 … Father, Donald, played basketball at Providence from 1982-1986 … 2009 Deans Award Winner … Served as deacon in school church … Enjoys music, dancing, reading biographies and learning.

 

Matt Brown, with Dr. Emery Brown, Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia, in the Senior Common Room of Leverett House.  During his undergraduate studies at Harvard, Dr. Brown was a resident of Leverett House.