Markeith Ambles
Markeith  Ambles


McDonough, Ga.

High School:
Henry County

Last College:
Arizona Western

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 201



• 2014 Phil Steele's Preseason AAC Second Team
• 2013 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Football Team

2014: Saw action at wide receiver in all 13 games in the 2014 season, while making 10 starts - all coming in the final 10 games ... registered four touchdowns on 32 receptions and 539 yards, an average of 16.8 yards per catch ... caught three passes for 68 yards in Houston's Armed Forces Bowl victory ... reeled in 99 yards on two catches, including a career-long 89-yard touchdown reception at Cincinnati ... recorded a touchdown on two receptions for 34 yards in a win over Tulsa ... tallied four catches for 48 yards and a score vs. Tulane ... had one catch for 16 yards in win at USF ... tallied six catches for 96 yards in win over Temple ... had two catches for 40 yards including a 25-yard touchdown reception at Memphis for his first score of 2014 ... made one catch for 21 yards vs. UNLV ... had three receptions at BYU for a total of 32 yards ... had one reception in each of the first two games for 11 and seven yards vs. UTSA and Grambling, respectively.

Played in 10 games with one start after joining the Houston program in the final week of fall camp ... made his debut in week three vs. Rice ... finished sixth on the team with 17 receptions for 252 yards ... tied for team lead with an average of 14.8 yards per reception ... exploded in the BBVA Compass Bowl Game with six receptions for 105 yards and one touchdown, all career highs ... pulled in a 58-yard reception vs. Vanderbilt and hauled in his first career TD at Houston vs. the Commodores with a six-yard reception ... had multiple receptions in three games ... also had two kick returns for 60 yards on the year and one punt return for one yard.

At Arizona Western:
Played one season at Arizona Western after one year at USC ... in his lone season at Arizona Western, Ambles was named first team All-WSFL and All-ACCAC as he led the Matadors with 44 receptions for 757 yards and six touchdowns.

High School:
Selected to play in the 2010 U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... as a high school senior at Henry County HS in McDonough, Ga., Ambles was ranked the nation's No. 3 receiver by Rivals.com, who listed the wideout as a five-star recruit ... No. 4 receiver nationally by ESPN ... had 51 receptions for 798 yards and nine touchdowns to go along with 175 yards on 25 carries as a senior ... an All-State performer as a junior with 53 receptions for 993 yards and 13 receiving touchdowns along with two punt returns and one kickoff return for touchdowns.

Majored in health.

Markeith Ambles' Career Bests
Receptions: 6, twice, last vs. Temple (2014)
Receiving Yards:
105, vs. Vanderbilt (2013)
Receiving Touchdowns:
1, 5x, last vs. Cinncinnati (2014)
Long Reception:
89, vs. Cinncinnati (2014)
Long Kickoff Returns:
39, at UTSA (2013)
Long Punt Returns:
1, UTSA (2013)

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