Rice-- Solid senior performer throughout his career who backed up a number of postions as a senior.
2007: Saw action in three games , at Texas, Southern Miss and Marshall.
2006: Jack-of-all-trades along the offensive line who made a total of five starts at guard while working as the back up at center... Stepped in for Robby Heos at left guard against UCLA and then moved to right guard for the next four weeks... Member of the Student Owl Club.
2005: Played in six games to earn his second letter, all in a reserve role... Fought back from a preseason injury to make a solid contribution. . 2004: Played in four games as a freshman reserve on the O-line to earn his first letter. 2003: Redshirt.
High School -- 2003 graduate of Clear Lake High... All-District 24-5A lineman for coach Troy Aduddel... Named the Falcons' outstanding offensive lineman as a senior... Served as 2002 co-captain... Switched to the offensive trenches as a senior after registering 30 tackles as a junior defensive lineman... Selected to play in the Greater Houston Blue Chip Invitational All-Star Game... Played in the same Falcon program that produced former Owl Ross Huebel... Also competed in track... Listed in Who's Who Among American High School Students.
Personal -- Full name: David Moriarty Perkins...Born: Jan. 17, 1985, at Houston... Wife: Susan... Son: Maxwell Thomas (1)... Parents: Donald and Nan Perkins, Peg and Ed Motter... Father works at Rice as an instructional technology coordinator (CTTL)... Grandfather, David Perkins, played AAU basketball for the Phillips 66 Oilers... Rice Major: Health Sciences.