Malcolm Dixon #15
Position: QB Ht.: 6-0 Wt.: 195
Hometown: Tifton, Ga.
Previous School: Tifton County HS
Eligibility: Sr. Major:
2011: Started eight games at quarterback, while missing three due to injury (Gardner-Webb, Stony Brook, and Coastal Carolina)…finished second on the team in rushing yardage (281 yards) and passing yardage (847), while leading the team in rushing attempts (106)…hit on 72-of-158 passes (45.6 %) with three touchdowns and six interceptions…ran for one touchdown and also caught a pass for a gain of ten yards…started season opener versus Central Florida on Sept. 3 and passed for 50 yards while completing 6-of-15 attempts…threw for 50 yards on 7-of-15 passing versus Florida State on Sept. 10 and caught a Teddy Allen pass for 10 yards during fourth quarter…took home Big South Offensive Player of the Week honors for his performance against Jacksonville on Sept. 17, when he ran for a career-high 163 yards and a touchdown and completed 9-of-14 passes for 84 yards and another score…had two runs of 40+ yards against the Dolphins, including a 46-yard scamper which help set up a Teddy Allen third quarter touchdown…hit Carson Leshin for a 25-yard touchdown on a misdirection play which gave CSU its only lead of the game at 20-17 late in the third quarter…rushing attempts and yardage versus Jacksonville were 2nd most in a single game by a Big South quarterback, while he also became the first CSU player to rush for 100 yards since 2007…passed for a then career-high 178 yards versus Wesley on Oct. 1, completing 15-of-34 attempts with a TD while also running for 71 yards on 17 carries, including a 42-yard gait…hit Kirby Broome with a five-yard touchdown pass during fourth quarter of Wesley game…set career-highs in attempts (38) and yardage (205) in the Big South opener at VMI (Oct. 15), completing 14-for-38 for 205 yards and a touchdown while also rushing for 44 yards on 16 carries…converted 3rd and 15 during third quarter against Keydets by hitting Mike Davis for a gain of 36 yards, and then converted a 3rd and 8 on same drive by finding Kevin Glears for 17 more…hit on 10-of-17 passes for 115 yards versus Liberty on Oct. 22 and also ran for 27 runs on 14 attempts…completed 4-of-6 passes for 79 yards versus Presbyterian on Nov. 19, and hit Carson Leshin for 52 yards on longest pass play of career.
2010: Bounced around between wide receiver and quarterback … played in six games with one start … earned Big South Freshman of the Week honors after bursting onto the scene at quarterback against Kentucky … finished the year with 48 carries for 182 yards, including a season-long 30-yard run against the Wildcats … completed 21-27 passes (78 percent) for 236 yards and four touchdowns … best game was against Presbyterian, completing 8-11 passes for a season-high 130 yards and all four touchdowns.
High School: Earned the Iron Devil Award from Coach Jay Walls as a sophomore, junior and senior ... named the Offensive Player of the Year as a senior and earned second team all-region honors ... first team all-region selection as a junior and was a four-time member of the honor roll ... also a member of the basketball and track programs, helping lead his basketball team to the sweet sixteen as a junior and finishing second in the state in the long jump.
Personal: Son of Horace Dixon, Jr., and Jean Toomer.