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2 - Devont'a Davis
Devont'a Davis
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Gainesville, Fla.
High School: Gainesville
Previous College: Miami (Fla.)
Position: CB

2011 (R-Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in seven games and made five starts...credited with 16 total tackles (nine solos and seven assists)...had two pass breakups...had a season-best five stops, including four solos in victory at Southern Illinois...had four tackles (two solos and two asissts) and a pass breakup against South Dakota State...had three tackles, including two solos, at Michigan State...had two assisted stops and pass breakup in win at No. 1 North Dakota State...broke up a pass on a third-and-8 play early in the fourth quarter to force a punt against the Bison...had a solo tackle against Valparaiso and an assisted stop vs. Saint Francis (Pa.)...earned his first letter.

MIAMI (FLA.): Redshirted as a member of the Hurricanes' program in 2010...coach was Randy Shannon.

HIGH SCHOOL: Rated a three-star prospect by Rivals.com and Scout.com...was a first-team Class 4A selection as a defensive back...named first-team all-area by the Gainesville Sun...finished senior year with 75 tackles, seven interceptions, four fumble recoveries and 12 passes broken up...had a season-best 12 tackles, two interceptions and two forced fumbles against Buchholz...Purple Hurricanes were 10-2 in 2009...Gainesville was the District 5-4A Champs and won the City Championship...as a junior had 50 tackles - seven for losses - with one interception and 15 passes broken up...coach was Ryan Smith.

PERSONAL: Parents are Katina Hall and Terry Davis...has a brother...born Jan. 6, 1992...academic interest is sociology.