2004: Junior made first career appearance in Baylor's regular-season finale against No. 2 Oklahoma, but did not record any statistics while taking two snaps under center ... Dressed for nine of the Bears' 11 contests ... Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member.
2003: Did not see any playing time for the Bears.
2002: Redshirt freshman was a valuable scout team performer, but did not see any game action.
2001: Walk-on sat out the year as a redshirt.
High School: Kingwood High School, Kingwood, Texas ... Led the Mustangs to a 7-4 record and a district championship as a senior ... Earned all-district honors ... Threw only one interception as a senior ... Coached by Ken Herring at the District 22-5A school.
Personal: The son of Ed and Lynn Murphy, Mark Edward Murphy was born July 18, 1983, in Baltimore, Md. ... History major would like to coach.