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21  Denzel Wells
Denzel Wells

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston

High School:
Cy Falls

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195

Position:
SAF

Experience:
1L


11/26/2011

Rice Game Notes

11/24/2011

2011 Seniors Carried of the Field

Final practice at Rice Stadium for the 2011 Seniors

11/23/2011

UPDATED Rice-Tulane Photo Gallery

Expanded photo galleries from the win over Tulane on Senior Day

11/08/2011

Denzel Wells

Denzel Wells


Rice
Closed out his career with productive minutes at cornerback.

2011
Credited with a pair of tackles at Northwestern... Broke up a pair of passes vs. Houston... Made his first career start vs. Tulsa... Credited with a career-best three tackles vs. Memphis in addition to breaking up his first career pass and picking up his first career quarterback hurry... Credited with an assist at Southern Miss... Saw action on both special teams and in the defensive backfield against Texas in the opener.

2010
Made a quick transition to safety this fall and moved into the playing rotation... Also saw action as a kick returner... Contributed 61 of the Owls' C-USA record 344 yards in kickoff returns with a pair of returns, including a career-best, 41-yard effort... Credited with his first career tackle and also returned his first three career kickoffs vs. UTEP... Blocked a punt in the Owls' 32-31 win over North Texas... Saw action on kick returns and as a defensive reserve against Texas in the opener.

2009
Injured

2008
Redshirted

Cy Falls High School
All District 17-5A selection for coach David Raffield while leading Cy Falls into the second round of the state playoffs... Well's Offensive Coordinator at Cy Falls was Todd Thompson, who was a four-year letterman at Rice (1988-91)... Averaged 20.6 yards per catch (43 catches for 927 yards) and caught 10 touchdowns as a senior... Averaged 26.4 yards on 17 kickoff returns, returning two for scores.

Personal
Full Name: Denzel Irvin Wells.. Born: May 1, 1990 in Houston... Mother: Sametrius Wells, Houston... Rice major: Kinesiology.

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