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Zach Davis
Zach Davis

Lawrenceville, Ga.

High School:
Collins Hill

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 216






Football Wins Fourth Straight With 14-7 C-USA Victory Over Tulsa

Green Wave become bowl eligible for first time since 2002; improve to 6-2 overall and 4-0 in C-USA


Big Returns, Late Field Goal Lift Football Past North Texas, 24-21

Green Wave earn Homecoming victory to improve to 4-2 on the year and 2-0 in Conference USA play


Football Defeats Louisiana Tech In C-USA Opener, 24-15

Green Wave score 17-straight second-half points to improve to 2-1 on the young season


Football Focuses On Situationals During Tuesday's Practice

Green Wave go through goal-line, Hail Mary and two-minute drills in morning session in Superdome


Tulane Concludes 2012 Campaign with 40-17 Loss at Houston

Griffin throws for 346 yards in his final collegiate game; Santos sets NCAA single season mark


Tulane vs. UTEP - Nov. 23, 2013

Tulane vs. UTEP - Nov. 23, 2013 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Career Notes: Four-year letterman tallied 169 tackles (93 solo, 76 assists), 15.0 tackles for loss, 5.5 sacks, five pass break-ups, three forced fumbles, two interceptions and a fumble recovery during his career...played in 45 games with 16 starts.

2013: Saw action in 10 game with a pair of starts as a senior...ranked tied for second on the team in forced fumbles (2), fourth with 57 tackles (25 solo, 32 assists), tied for fourth in sacks (3.5) and fumble recoveries (1), tied for fifth in tackles for loss (9.0) and tied for seventh in pass break-ups (2)...finished ninth in Conference USA in forced fumbles per game (0.2) and 35th in tackles per game (5.7)...logged a career-high 12 tackles (2 solo, 10 assists) with a half a sack among 1.0 tackles for loss at FAU (11/2)...had eight tackles (5 solo, 3 assists) with a half tackle for loss at Louisiana Tech (9/12)...added seven stops twice: 4 solo, 3 assist with a half tackle for loss and a pass break-up vs North Texas (10/5) and 1 solo, 6 assists with a sack and a forced fumble at Rice (11/30)...posted five tackles with a sack among 2.0 tackles for loss on two occasions: 3 solo, 2 assists at ULM (9/28) and 2 solo, 3 assists vs East Carolina (10/12)...also had four-tackle efforts vs UTEP (11/23), when he added a forced fumble and a pass break-up, and vs Louisiana-Lafayette in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (12/21), when he posted a tackle for loss.

2012: Played in 11 games with eight starts as a junior...finished second on the team with 78 tackles (50 solo, 28 assists), tied for third in sacks (2.0), fourth in tackles for loss (5.0), fifth in pass break-ups (3) and tied for fifth in interceptions (1)...ranked 21st in Conference USA in tackles per game (7.00)...posted double-digit tackle totals on three occasions, including a career-best 14 (8 solo, 6 assists) to go with a pass break-up vs East Carolina (11/17)...had 12 tackles (8 solo, 4 assists) with a sack among 2.0 tackles for loss and an interception vs ULM (9/29) while tallying 11 tackles (7 solo, 4 assists) with 1.0 tackle for loss at Memphis (11/10)...recorded eight tackles (5 solo, 3 assists) vs Rutgers (9/1) and Rice (11/3)...had a sack vs Ole Miss (9/22) and broke up a pass against both SMU (10/13) and UAB (10/27).

2011: Saw action in all 13 games with one start as a sophomore...ranked tied for third on the team in interceptions (1), tied for fourth in forced fumbles (1) and tied for 12th with 27 tackles (16 solo, 11 assists)...posted a season-best six tackles twice: two solo, four assists at Army (10/1) and six solo to go with a forced fumble and an interception he returned 24 yards at Hawai'i (11/26) in lone start of the season...had a three-tackle game (1 solo, 2 assists) at East Carolina (10/29) and posted a pair of stops on five occasions: both solo tackles vs Southeastern Louisiana (9/3), vs Tulsa (9/10) and vs UTEP (10/15) and two-assist outings at Duke (9/24) and vs Houston (11/10).

2010: Played in 11 games with one start as a true freshman...finished with seven tackles (2 solo, 5 assists), including one for a loss of two yards...posted a pair of three-tackle performances: one solo and two assists at Tulsa (10/16) and three assisted stops at Marshall (11/27)...also had a solo tackle vs Ole Miss (9/11).

High School: Two-year letterman at Collins Hill High where he played linebacker, safety and wide receiver for head coach Larry Sherrill...rated a two-star prospect by ESPN.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com...received a Scout Grade of 73 and was rated the No. 138 outside linebacker in the nation by ESPN.com, and ranked the No. 142 outside linebacker nationally by Scout.com...helped the Screaming Eagles go a combined 16-6 with a pair of trips to the playoffs...voted team captain as a senior, but had his year cut short with a shoulder injury...in two and a half games, posted 17 tackles (12 solo, 5 assists), three tackles for loss and a sack...named honorable-mention all-county as a junior after tallying 118 tackles (71 solo, 47 assists), including 13 tackles for loss and three sacks, forcing three fumbles and picking off a pass...named MVP for defensive backs at the 2008 Regional Underclassmen Combine...away from the field, was a member of the Honor Roll and the Institute for the Development of Educational and Athletic Leadership Skills (IDEALS).

Personal: Born Zachary John Davis on March 30, 1992, in Snellville, Ga...son of Bruce and Sara Davis...has one brother, Josh, and one sister, Isabella...majoring in management.

Davis' Career Defensive Statistics

2010 11-1 2-5-7 1.0-2 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
2011 13-1 16-11-27 0.0-0 0.0-0 1 0-0 0 1-24 0
2012 11-8 50-28-78 5.0-16 2.0-11 0 0-0 3 1-35 0
2013 10-6 25-32-57 9.0-38 3.5-20 2 1-0 2 0-0 0
Career 45-16 93-76-167 15.0-56 5.5-31 3 1-0 5 2-59 0