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Dominique Davenport
Dominique Davenport

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bonaire, Ga.

High School:
Warner Robins HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 210

Position:
S


#36 Dominique Davenport 5-11 / 210 / S Senior Bonaire, Ga. Warner Robins HS

2009 (RJr.): Started all 11 games at safety, finishing third on the team with 56 tackles and 20th in the Big South (5.0/game) ... Also ranked eighth in the confernce in tackles among defensive backs ... Picked off three passes, ranking second on the team, fourth-tied in the league (0.27/game) and 87th in the nation ... Showed no signs of rust recording six, seven and eight tackles in the three games of 2009 ... Added an interception versus Towson in the three-game swing ... Closed the season in fine fashion as well, getting eight stops versus Presbyterian and a career-high 11 versus Charleston Southern ... Also picked off two passes versus Charleston Southern.

2008 (Jr.): Played in four games, all starts, before an injury cut short his season ... Received a medical redshirt and retained the year of eligibility ... Still managed to post 39 tackles on the year with 25 solos, 14 assisted and 2.5 tackles for loss ... Opened the year with a team-high 10 tackles, three of them solo, and 1.0 tackles for loss at Penn State ... Set a new career best with a school-record 20 tackles, including a record-tying 11 solos, and 1.0 tackles for loss against Colgate ... Earned Sports Network National and Big South Defensive Player of the Week honors for his play against the Raiders ... Followed it up with six solos and eight total tackles, including 0.5 tackle for loss, in the win at Monmouth.

2007 (So.): Played in all 11 games, getting the starting nod in seven of them, including the last six of the year, and earning his second letter ... Recorded 37 solo and 61 total tackles on the year, ranking second on the team and 11th in the Big South at 6.4 tackles per game ... Also had 5.5 tackles for 25 yards of loss and one fumble recovery ... Had a career-best nine tackles, including eight solos, in the home win over VMI ... Also had eight tackles each at Furman and against Presbyterian ... Recorded 26 combined tackles, including 4.5 for 22 yards of loss, in the four Big South contests ... Had seven tackles (six solos) with 2.0 tackles for loss in the home win over Gardner-Webb.

2006 (Fr.): Played in all 12 games as a true freshman, getting his first collegiate start at Gardner-Webb, and earned his first Coastal Carolina letter... Recorded 35 tackles on the season, 14 of them solo... Had a season-high seven tackles at Gardner-Webb and at Appalachian State... Also posted six tackles at Winston-Salem State... Had five tackles, including three solo, and 0.5 tackle for loss...

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Was a three-year letterwinner at Warner Robins, finishing No. 4 on the career interceptions chart with 12 ... For his career, recorded 162 tackles, five tackles-for-loss, two fumble recoveries and one touchdown ... Also had 55 rushes for 317 yards and 14 receptions for 288 yards and five combined touchdowns ... As a senior recorded 60 tackles, five interceptions, one fumble recovery and one touchdown, earning Honorable Mention All-State honors from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Was also honored as First Team All-Middle Georgia and All-Houston County ... Selected to play in the Georgia All-Star game and earned the team's MVP award ... Also averaged 36 yards per punt his final season ... Selected to the 2005 Preseason Academic All-State team ... Was a key part of the 2004 squad that won the Regional 3-AAAA and State AAAA titles, as he was named All-State that year by the Journal-Constitution and Georgia Sports Writers Association after posting 92 tackles and seven interceptions ... Was an Honor Graduate in 2006 and also named to Who's Who Among High School Students.

Personal: Son of James and Tomoko Thigpen.

Davenport's career Defensive Statistics
GP-GS Solo Asst. Total TFL-YDS Sack-YDS Int-YDS PBU FR FF BLK
2006 12- 1 14 21 35 0.5- 1 0.0 - 0 0- 0 0 0-0 0 0
2007 11- 7 37 24 61 5.5-25 0.0 - 0 0- 0 1 1-0 0 0
2008 * 4- 4 25 14 39 2.5-14 0.0 - 0 0- 0 1 0-0 0 0
2009 11-11 40 16 56 2.5-15 0.0 - 0 3-20 2 0-0 0 0
Total 38-23 116 75 191 11.0-55 0.0 - 0 3-20 4 1-0 0 0
* -- Granted medical redshirt

CAREER GAME-BY-GAME TACKLES (solo-asst-tot)
2006:
Elon 1-3-4; Wofford 2-0-2; Georgia Southern 0-0-0; South Carolina State 0-0-0; Winston-Salem State 0-0-0; Furman 0-0-0; VMI 3-0-3; Liberty 0-0-0; Savannah State 0-0-0; Gardner-Webb 3-3-6; Charleston Southern 4-1-5; Appalachian State 1-4-5.
2007:
Delaware State 0-0-0; Winston-Salem State 2-3-5; Georgia Southern 3-1-4; James Madison 3-2-5; Furman 5-3-8; Chowan 2-3-5; Presbyterian 3-5-8; VMI 8-1-9; Liberty 2-3-5; Gardner-Webb 6-1-7; Charleston Southern 3-2-5.
2008: Penn State 7-3-10; Colgate 11-9-20; Monmouth 6-2-8; Towson 1-0-1.
2009:
Kent State 6-0-0; Monmouth 7-0-0; Towson 4-4-8; North Carolina A&T 1-0-1; VMI 3-2-5; Liberty 0-1-1; Stony Brook 4-0-0; Clemson 1-0-1; Gardner-Webb 2-2-4; Presbyterian 7-1-8; Charleston Southern 5-6-11.

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