7 Martice Buckley
7 Martice Buckley
Height: 5-9
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Charleston, Miss.
High School: Lake Cormorant HS
Previous College: Northeast (MS) CC
Position: CB

2014 - Buckley appeared in 10 games for the Lions, including one start at cornerback against Missouri Western State... Finished the season with 14 total tackles, eight solo and six assisted... Recovered two fumbles and intercepted one pass with four pass break ups... His lone interception of the season came in an 42-21 win over Washburn... Hit his season high three tackles twice against Nebraska-Kearney and Fort Hays State.

Prior to Southern - Buckley comes to Southern after starting two seasons at Northeast Mississippi CC for coach Ricky Smithers … At Northeast, Buckley finished his career with 90 tackles and two interceptions for the Tigers … Prior to Northeast, Buckley prepped at Lake Cormorant High School in Charleston, Miss. .. A three-year starter for the Gators and coach Nick Nester, Buckley was a two-time All-District selection on both sides of the ball … he finished his career with over 2,000 all-purpose yards and 20 touchdowns, as well as a school record eight interceptions … He was the district Defensive MVP … Buckley is the son of Linda and Timothy Buckley and is undecided on his major at Southern.