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3 Rion Davis

Class: R-Junior Position: S Height: 6-0 Weight: 190 Previous School: A.C. Flora HS Hometown: Hopkins, S.C.

2017 (R-So.):
• Saw playing time in all 11 games, starting the first nine games of the season
• Ranked third on the team with 51 tackles (33 solo, 18 assisted)
• Also added three quarterback hurries and 0.5 tackles for a loss
• Recorded four stops (three solo, one assisted) and a quarterback hurry during Liberty's season-opening win at Baylor
• Finished four-straight games with seven stops, following the Baylor contest, against Morehead State, Indiana State, Jacksonville State and St. Francis (Pa.)
• Recorded a career-high eight stops at Monmouth, including six solo tackles
• Had six tackles at Gardner-Webb, including five solo stops
• Received team's Samkon Gado award during spring practice in 2017, given to the most improved defensive player

2016 (R-Fr.):
• Competed in 11 games, including one start at "spur" (linebacker/safety hybrid) in season finale at No. 16 Coastal Carolina
• Made 19 tackles (nine solo, 10 assisted), including three tackles for a loss, to go with one fumble recovery
• Recorded four tackles (one solo, three assisted) against Jacksonville
• Recovered a fumble in win over Monmouth
• Totaled a season-high seven tackles (four solo, three assisted), including 1.5 tackles for a loss and one pass breakup in first career start

2015 (Fr.):
• Redshirted

Prep:
• Three-year letterwinner from A.C. Flora High School in Columbia, S.C.
• Three-time all-state honoree (sophomore, junior, and senior years)
• Played both safety and running back in high school
• Selected first-team all-region as a sophomore and junior, finishing both seasons with triple-digit tackle totals (107 as a sophomore, 103 as a junior)
• Missed six games during his senior season but still managed to record 79 tackles
• Recorded nine interceptions during his final three years with A.C. Flora
• Finished his senior season with 200 rushing yards and three touchdowns
• Four-year letterwinner in basketball
• Three-time all-region and all-state in basketball
• Surpassed 1,000 career points
• South Carolina 3A Player of the Year as a junior
• Led A.C. Flora to a state title in basketball during his junior year

Personal:
• Son of Gregory and Barbara Davis
• Majoring in coaching
• Birthday is Dec. 2