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7 Daniel Gray
Daniel  Gray

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

High School:
Boyd Andersen

Last College:
Tennessee

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
CB

Experience:
2L


09/10/2016

USATSI Gallery - Utah State @ USC

USATSI Gallery - Utah State @ USC

HONORS: Academic All-Mountain West (2014).

UTAH STATE: An explosive and fast cover corner with good man coverage skills... Has good size for his position... Has improved his technique... Switching jersey to No. 7 after wearing No. 1 last season.

2015 (JR): Played in 12 games with two starts... Finished the year with 13 tackles (8-solo, 5-assist), while adding 0.5 tackles for loss and one pass breakup... Had a season-high five tackles, to go along with one pass breakup against Southern Utah (9/3) in the season opener and had three tackles, including 0.5 tackles for loss, at Washington (9/19)... Had two stops at Utah (9/11) and recorded one tackle each at Fresno State (10/10), against Wyoming (10/30) and at Air Force (11/14).

2014 (RS-SO): Played in 13 games with seven starts... Finished the year with 29 tackles (19-solo, 10-assist), while adding five pass breakups, one quarterback hurry and one fumble recovery... Had a season-high six tackles in his first game as an Aggie at Tennessee (8/31)... Had four tackles against both Wake Forest (9/13) and Arkansas State (9/20)... Also had a season-high two pass breakups, to go along with a quarterback hurry against the Demon Deacons... Returned a fumble 50 yards for his first career touchdown at No. 25 Boise State (11/29)... Earned academic all-Mountain West honors.

2013 (RS): Redshirted during his first season at Utah State.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Played in eight games as a true freshman at Tennessee in 2012, including starting against Troy as he recorded a season-best three tackles... Recorded six tackles (5-solo, 1-assist) during the year.

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Boyd Anderson High School in Lauderdale Lakes, Fla., where he played with former Aggie wide receiver Travis Reynolds... Tallied 24 tackles and four interceptions as a senior to help lead the Cobras to a 9-1 record... Had two interceptions and forced three fumbles as a junior... Ran a 4.32 second 40-yard dash at the Under Armour All-American camp in 2012... Was ranked as the 105th best defensive back in the nation by ESPN and 111th by Rivals following his senior season... Also competed in track & field in high school.

PERSONAL: Son of Monica Nesbitt... Has a daughter, Kalia (4)... Majoring in sociology.

DEFENSE G/GS UA-AT-TT TFL Sack INT PBU FF FR
2014 (R-So.) 13/7 19-10-29 0.0-0 0.0-0 0-0 5 0 1
2015 (Jr.) 12/2 8-5-13 0.5-0 0-0.0 0-0 1 0 0
TOTAL 25/9 27-15-42 0.5-0 0.0-0 0-0 6 0 1
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