2010: Played in 11 of the Huskies' 13 games in 2010 ... started the Arizona State game and again in the Holiday Bowl at one defensive end spot ... season-best three tackles vs. ASU ... also had one tackle each in the Syracuse, Nebraska (both meetings), Arizona and Oregon games.
2009: Played in nine of the Huskies' 12 games as a regular in the defensive line rotation ... made one start, at Oregon State ... played in all but the USC, Arizona and California games ... had one tackle each vs. Notre Dame and at UCLA.
2008: Played in nine of the Huskies' 12 games, appearing in all but the Stanford, Arizona State and Washington State games ... totaled four tackles for the season ... notched one stop each vs. Oregon, Oklahoma, Notre Dame and UCLA ... named the UW's defensive scout team player of the week for the BYU and Arizona games.
2007: Redshirt freshman spent much of the season second on the depth chart at one defensive end spot ... earned playing time in three games: at Syracuse, at Arizona State and vs. Washington State ... named the team's defensive service team player of the week for the Syracuse game.
2006: Won the UW's Pepsi Player of the Week Award for his work on the service team after the Oregon game ... along with most of his freshman classmates, spent the season on the Husky service teams and didn't play in any games.
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL: As a senior, collected 105 tackles, eight sacks, two fumble recoveries (one for a touchdown) and one blocked punt ... named second team All-Metro, and one of the top-15 area prospects, by the Sacramento Bee ... a PrepStar All-American ... ranked 27th nationally among defensive tackles by Scout.com ... named the No. 41 prospect on Scout.com's West Hot 100 ... ranked 52nd overall in California, and 29th in the nation among strongside defensive ends, by Rivals.com ... as a junior, recorded 81 tackles (14 for-loss), six sacks, a fumble recovery and a blocked punt ... a 2004 First-Team All-Delta league
Matthews' Career Statistics