"I try to go out and make things happen," he said. "I'm not real big but I can get open."
Mathis is still waiting on his first scholarship offer but is getting some looks.
"Some of the schools I like are Duke, Georgia Tech, and Harvard," he said. "I always liked Miami too, being the hometown team and everything."
The standout receiver talked about what he's looking for in a school.
"Academics, how the team is with each other, and how the future looks for that team," he said.
Inside the classroom Mathis claims a 3.7 GPA and a 19 ACT score.