Linebackers look to continue growth in Steel City
Award honors the nation's top football scholar-athlete
Rice hosted Army on October 7
Rice met the Pitt Panthers on September 30, 2017 at Heinz Field.
Houston retained possession of the Bayou Bucket with a 38-3 win on September 16.
The Owls held their second scrimmage of the spring on March 25
Rice downed UTEP 44-24 on Senior Day 2016
Standout on special teams and in the classroom who moved him to the top of the depth chart at the Mike LB spot after a strong spring... One of three Owls enroleld in grad school this fall after recieving his degree in Sport Management this past spring... The first Rice football player to be a four-time recipient of the C-USA Commissioner's medal (3.75 GPA or higher)... Recipient of the 2017 Dr. Hubert E. Bray Scholar Athlete of the Year award... Two-time Rice Scholar-Athlete for football.
2015 Played in all 12 games and was credited with a career-best 11 tackles... Led team with six special teams stops.
Played in all 13 games as a reserve and on special teams... Credited with three tackles, all on special teams... Credited with his first tackle at Notre Dame and added stops at Marshall and vs. UTEP.
Redshirted while earning a pair of Scout Team Player of the Week honors.
Mesquite Horn High School
Co-Defensive MVP of District 12-5A as a senior for coach Rodney Webb and the Jaguars... Led Horn to its most successful season to date, finishing with an 8-4 record and a Bi-District title... Honorable mention All-State pick... Two-year starter who set the career tackles record by averaging 10.3 tackles per game (228 total)... Named to the Dave Campbell's Texas Football's Top 20 Linebackers prior to his senior year... Ranked by ESPN as the nation's 39th best outside linebacker and the state's 59th best player... Second-team Academic all -state selection... Played in the school orchestra.
Full name: David Dwayne Green Jr. ... Born: July 12... Parents: David and Karen Green (one sister)... Rice major: Masters of Accounting... Rice College: Jones.