Quick Facts: 

Name: Matt Howard

Graduation Year: 2017

Sport: Men’s Basketball

Position: Shooting Guard / Small Forward

Matt's Student-athlete Profile

Basketball Schedule

  1. What does the experience of being a Penn student-athlete mean to you?

This experience means the world to me, the opportunities presented to you from being a Penn athlete is unlike anywhere else in the world.

  1. Hometown?

Columbia, SC

  1. High school?

A.C. Flora

  1. College and Major?

Wharton, undecided major

  1. Favorite Penn Sports moment to date?

Playing in front of sell out crowd in the Palestra versus Temple.

  1. Favorite Class to date?

Econ 010

  1. What does life after Penn look like (i.e.- ideal job, where you live, what will make you happy)?

My ideal life after Penn would be finding work in Columbia, SC or starting a business with my roommate in Dallas, TX.

  1. Ultimate career goal?

Owning and operating my own successful business

  1. Favorite place to eat on campus?

Houston Hall

  1. Favorite place to eat off campus?

Bobby’s Burger Palace

  1. Favorite Penn sporting event to attend (other than your own sport)?

Penn Football

  1. iPhone or Android?


  1. What’s currently on your iPod?

Lil Wayne, Drake, and multiple pop artists

  1. What’s on your DVR?

If I had DVR it would be the Auburn vs. Alabama football game from 2013 or  my favorite shows Spongebob and Family Guy.

  1. What’s the one place in Philly you take all those who visit you?

I always take people that have never visited Philly to Abner’s for their first cheesesteak.