Third-year performer who hopes a strong spring will vault him into the mix at the running back position in 2017... is healthy again this spring after beging hampered by injuries for much of the 2016 campaign.
2016: Did not see any game action as a reserve running back... .. a member of the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2015: Redshirted as a true freshman.
HIGH SCHOOL: Running back who graduated from LaGrange (Ga.) High School in 2015... also played linebacker... earned all-state honors for coach Dialleo Burks... the Grangers posted a 5-6 record and lost in the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs in his senior season... rushed for nearly 1,300 yards and 15 touchdowns... selected to play in the Georgia-Florida All-Star game where he scored on a 26-yard run... also selected for the Blue-Grey All-American Bowl... considered a three-star prospect, the 47th-best player in the state and the 46th-best running back in the nation, according to Rivals... rated a three-star prospect and the 83rd-best running back in the country by Scout... regarded as a three-star prospect, the 82nd-best player in the state and the 57th-best running back in the country by 247Sports... ranked as a three-star prospect, the 56th-best player in the state and the No. 50 running back in the country by ESPN... had nearly 20 Division I offers.
PERSONAL: Daquarious Denson was born September 25, 1996... is a sport and entertainment management major.