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.