22 David Greene

  • Defensive back
  • Grade: Sophomore
  • Height: 6′0″
  • Weight: 200 lbs
UNLV: A versatile athlete who moved over to the offense in spring practice ... A hard-nosed runner who is expected to challenge for time at running back as a junior this fall ... Listed No. 1 along with Keith Whitely at the tailback spot heading into fall camp ... While his last name is spelled with an additional E, he is one of two Rebels with the same name (sophomore DL) David Green.

2013: Named UNLV's Co-Special Teams Player of the Year after turning in big hits on kick coverage ... Played in all 13 games and totaled 10 tackles.

2012: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in all 13 games ... Totaled 13 tackles ... One of nine players from his high school to sign with Division I programs in 2012 ... A three-star recruit according to Rivals.com ... Listed as the No. 137 OLB recruit by Scout.com and the No. 160 running back recruit by ESPNU.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Dallas perennial power Skyline HS under coach Reginald Samples ... A four-year letterwinner who saw time as a running back on offense and linebacker and safety on defense ... An integral part of one of the top teams in the Lone Star State as he lost only five games during his prep career ... In 2011, the Raiders went 14-1 and lost in the Texas state semifinals to Southlake Carroll HS ... Rushed for 622 yards and 10 touchdowns in his final prep season en route to earning First Team All-District 5A honors ... Also ran the 200m and 400m for the track team.

PERSONAL: David Jerrod Greene Jr. was born Aug. 24, 1993, in Dallas, TX ... The son of Latoyka and P.J. Waites ... Has a younger brother, Darion ... Majoring in criminal justice.
Next Game: Football

Sep. 5, 4:30 p.m. (PST)


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