|YANCEY'S PERSONAL FILE|
Full Name: David Leon Yancey
Born: Nov. 23, 1984
Coach at Granby High School: Dave Hudak
CAREER GAMES/STARTS - 17/0
2005 - Games/Starts: 9/0 ... Carried ball twice for seven yards during UT's season-opening win over UAB ... Gained five yards on three carries versus South Carolina and caught one pass for two yards ... Ran for seven yards on four carries against Memphis ... Gained 23 yards on four carries at Kentucky, including season-long run of 17 yards.
2004 - Games/Starts: 7/0 ... Ended season with sparkling effort vs. Texas A&M in Cotton Bowl ... Carried 13 times for 59 yards -- both career highs -- to finish Vols' 38-7 triumph ... Had six rushes for 32 yards in Louisiana Tech game ... Carried four times at South Carolina and scored first career TD on 23-yard scurry through middle ... Added kickoff return duties at Vanderbilt and gained 31 yards on two attempts.
2003 - Games/Starts: 1/0 ... Appeared in Vanderbilt contest.
2002 - Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL - Won Granby Coach's Award after gaining more than 1,000 all-purpose yards as senior ... Played wide receiver, cornerback and safety ... Two-year starter on defense ... Named team MVP as freshman after leading squad to Eastern District title and 8-2 record ... Also three-year basketball starter (did not play senior year), averaging 10 points and 8 assists per game ... Specialized in 110M and 300M hurdles for track and field squad.