David Hollyfield
David Hollyfield


Silsbee, Texas

High School:
Silsbee HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 240



2013 (Sophomore): Played in 12 games earning one start ... Recorded 21 tackles, including 4.5 for losses, and a sack ... Also picked off a pass and returned it five yards ... Recorded four quarterback hurries and deflected a pass ... Recorded a career-high seven tackles against Nicholls State, including one for a loss ... Recorded four tackles, including a sack against Bacone College ... His lone interception of the season came against Bacone ... Recorded four tackles and 1.5 TFLs against Oklahoma Panhandle State and McNeese State.

2012: Played in all 12 games as a true freshman and finished the year with eight total tackles ... Recorded a season-high three tackles in 52-21 victory over McMurry (10/13) ... Finished with one tackle in first college game which accounted for a 4-yard loss at Louisiana-Lafayette (9/1) ... Registered his lone sack of the year in 31-0 win over Prairie View A&M (9/8), and also blocked a punt against the Panthers.

High School: Helped Silsbee High School to an 8-3 record as a senior, earning District 21-3A first-team honors ... Also named to the Beaumont Enterprise Super Gold second team ... Finished year with 70 tackles, two sacks and an interception ... Advanced to regionals in power lifting as a junior and senior.

Personal: David Hollyfield was born on July 27, 1994 ... Son of Benny and Mary Hollyfield ... Majoring in industrial engineering.


2014 Fall Camp - Defensive Line

Senior Joe Okafor's move to the outside should strengthen LU's defensive front


Defense Shines in Second Scrimmage

Cardinals wrap up second spring scrimmage with big defensive plays


Lamar takes home opener 31-0 over Prairie View A&M

Cardinals finished with 432 yards of total offense in the win


Lamar Football Camp - Defensive Line

The Cardinals return five defensive linemen for the 2012 season


Flight Plan:: Football

(BEAUMONT, TX); Lamar returns back home after a two week hiatus to take on the Houston Baptist Huskies. It will mark the first time these teams have competed against each other in their schools history. Game time is slated for 6 PM from Provost-Umphrey Stadium.


The Big Red SN Guys: Bye Week

(BEAUMONT, TX) Jordan and Wesley, also known as the Big Red SN Guys, talk about Lamar's BYE week this week and preparations for next week as they host HBU for Homecoming.



(THIBODAUX, LA) - HIGHLIGHTS from #LAMAR @ #Nicholls - Shot by MIlton Quijano.


The Big Red SN Guys: Lamar at Nicholls Chalk Talk

(BEAUMONT, TX) Wesley and Jordan, also known as the Big Red SN Guys, discuss the Cardinal's trip to Nicholls Saturday.

The Colonels are 0-7 overall and 0-3 in conference; the Cardinals are 4-3 overall and 1-2 in conference.

Lamar will kickoff at John L. Guidry stadium at 3 PM CST.


Flight Plan::Football

(BEAUMONT, TX); Jordan Washington takes an in depth look at the Lamar Cardinals' upcoming game against SLC Champion Southeastern Louisiana. Both teams currently stand at 4-2 on the season as the Lions travel to Beaumont. Game time is slated for 6 p.m. at Provost-Umphrey Stadium.

Watch live at http://www.bigredsn.com

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