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David Nixon
David Nixon

Hometown:
Clayton, N.C.

High School:
Clayton

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 290

Position:
OL

Experience:
2L


2008: Played in nine games on the offensive line, all as a reserve, picking up his second letter...

2007: Played in seven games as a redshirt freshman, including his first college start against Chowan, to earn a letter...

2006: Practiced with the team but redshirted to retain the year of eligibility...

High School: Was a two-year starter and four-year letterwinner at offensive tackle, earning All-Conference his senior season... Led the Comets as a team captain his senior year to a 9-5 mark in their first season in Class AAAA his senior year, including a runner-up finish in the Greater Neuse River 4A Conference and two wins in the state playoffs... Named the team's Offensive Lineman of the Year his final season... Also was named Big 8 South AAAA Conference All-Academic each of his four years... Named to the National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society and the Principal's List...

Personal: Full name: David Richard Nixon... Son of Richard Nixon and Brooke Lee Lambert... Grandfather Glenn was a starter for North Carolina State's football team, dad Richard played football at Wake Forest and brother Joseph played for current Coastal Carolina Head Coach David Bennett at Catawba... Majoring in history.