Position: QB Ht.: 6-2 Wt.: 190
Hometown: West Columbia, S.C.
Previous School: Airport HS
Eligibility: So. Major: Business Administration
High School: As a senior in 2009: Rated as a three-star recruit at quarterback by Rivals.com and a two-star recuit by Scout.com... Starting quarterback for the South squad in the 2009 North-South All-Star Game... Completed 163-of-258 passes for 2,195 yards and 26 touchdowns with only 4 interceptions... Also carried the ball 152 times for 1,122 yards and 15 touchdowns... Won the Golden Gun Award as the quarterback with the most accurate arm last spring against 60 of the nation's top prep quarterbacks at the Elite 11 competition camp in Athens, Ga... Named all-state by the High School Sports Report... Named Columbia Area AAA Offensive Player of the Year for second straight year... All-Region 5-AAA for second straight year... Named honorable mention all-South Carolina by The State... Named South Carolina State Player of the Week in Week One after Brookland-Cayce game... Finished high school career with over 7,500 yards of total offense and 85 touchdowns... As a junior in 2008: Murden completed 120-of-213 passes for 1,633 yards and 19 touchdowns... Murden added 980 yards and 11 touchdowns on the ground... Columbia Area AAA Offensive Player of the Year... Columbia All-Area AAA selection...