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    Justin Davis
    Justin  Davis

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Stockton, CA

    High School:
    Lincoln

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 195

    Position:
    TB

    Birthdate:
    11/11/1995

    Experience:
    2V

    11/29/2014

    USC Cruises Past Notre Dame, 49-14

    Cody Kessler finished the regular season with 3,505 yards passing and 36 TDs.

    11/29/2014

    USC vs. Notre Dame: Postgame Notes

    USC defeats Notre Dame, 49-14

    11/22/2014

    USC Unable to Match UCLA's Intensity, Lose 38-20

    The Trojans offensive line struggled to protect Kessler against UCLA's fiery defense

    10/11/2014

    Trojans Upset No. 10 Arizona, 28-26

    Javorius Allen lead the Trojans with three touchdowns in win over Wildcats.

    09/27/2014

    Trojans Topple Oregon State, 35-10

    Cody Kessler led USC for 261 yards and two touchdowns.

    12/27/2014

    Football vs. Nebraska

    NCAA Football: Holiday Bowl-Nebraska vs Southern California (USATSI)

    11/01/2014

    USC @ Washington State

    USATSI Gallery, Football -- 11/1/14

    09/27/2014

    Football vs. Oregon State

    NCAA Football: Oregon State at Southern California (USATSI)

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    In The News
    What They're Saying

    CAREER: He has 956 yards on 182 carries (5.3 avg) with 10 TDs and 14 receptions for 99 yards (7.1 avg) with 2 TDs in his career.

    2015: Davis, a quick, darting runner, will battle for the starting tailback job as a junior in 2015.

    2014: Davis was the backup tailback as a sophomore in 2014. Overall in 2014 while seeing action in all 13 games, he had 129 carries for 595 yards (4.6 avg) with 4 TDs, plus 13 receptions for 92 yards (7.1 avg) with 2 TDs. He sat out 2014 spring practice while recovering from a 2013 ankle injury.

    He had 30 yards on 12 tries and he also had 2 receptions for 21 yards against Fresno State. He added 20 yards on 8 carries with a 1-yard TD and he also caught a 10-yard pass at Stanford. He had 10 yards on 6 rushes at Boston College. He had 15 carries for 82 yards with a 21-yard score and 3 catches for 30 yards with a 16-yard TD against Oregon State. He added 67 yards on 14 tries and also had a 5-yard TD at Arizona State. At Arizona, he had 28 yards on 7 rushes and caught a 2-yard pass, then had 97 yards on 11 carries against Colorado, 9 yards on 4 tries at Utah and 44 yards on 9 tries (along with a catch for minus 1 yard) at Washington State. He had 45 yards on 11 tries with a TD against California, added 37 yards on 9 rushes and caught 4 passes for 25 yards with a short TD at UCLA and 81 yards on 19 carries with a 16-yard TD run against Notre Dame. He ran for 45 yards on 4 carries against Nebraska.

    2013: Davis, who enrolled at USC in the spring of 2013 after graduating a semester early from high school, made an immediate impression as a backup tailback as a first-year freshman in 2013 before suffering a season-ending ankle injury that ended his campaign. Overall in 2013 while appearing in the first 7 games (Hawaii, Washington State, Boston College, Utah State, Arizona State, Arizona, Notre Dame), he ran for 361 yards on 53 carries (6.8 avg) with 6 TDs, plus he had a 7-yard catch (7.0 avg).

    He had 74 yards on 14 rushes with a 3-yard TD at Hawaii, then 2 yads on 2 carries against Washington State. He added 96 yards on 10 carries with a 17-yard TD against Boston College, then 17 yards on 6 carries against Utah State. He had 122 yards on 10 carries with 3 TDs (26, 15 and 58 yards) at Arizona State. He then had 38 yards on 9 carries (with an 11-yard TD) against Arizona. He had 12 yards on 2 carries and caught a 7-yard pass at Notre Dame before suffering an ankle injury at Notre Dame that sidelined him for the rest of the season.

    HIGH SCHOOL: His 2012 honors included Prep Star All-American Dream Team, Rivals 100, Scout 100, Orange County Register Fab 15 first team, Tacoma News Tribune Western 100, Cal-Hi Sports All-State second team, Stockton Record All-Area first team and All-San Joaquin Athletic Association Co-MVP as he ran for 1,806 yards on 229 carries (7.9 avg.) with 23 TDs as a senior running back at Lincoln High in Stockton (Calif.).

    As a 2011 junior, he ran for 2,613 yards on 274 carries (9.5 avg.) with 39 TDs as his team went 11-2. He made 2011 ESPNHS.com All-State first team, Max Preps All-State Division I second team, Cal-Hi Sports All-State Underclass first team and Stockton Record All-Area MVP.

    As a sophomore in 2010, he ran for 1,316 yards on 221 carries (6.0 avg.) with 20 TDs as he made the Cal-Hi Sports All-State Sophomore first team.

    He also ran track at Lincoln, with best of 11.09 in the 100 meters, 22.76 in the 200 meters and 19-10 in the long jump.

    PERSONAL: He is a social sciences (economics) major at USC.

    TCB YDS AVG TD LG REC YDS AVG TD LG
    2013 (Fr.)... 53 361 6.8 6 58 1 7 7.0 0 7
    2014 (So.)... 129 595 4.6 4 47 13 92 7.1 2 16
    CAREER... 182 956 5.3 10 58 14 99 7.1 2 16

    GAME-BY-GAME WITH JUSTIN DAVIS

    2014

    TCB YDS AVG TD LG REC YDS AVG TD LG
    Fresno St. 12 30 2.5 0 4 2 21 10.5 0 14
    Stanford 8 20 2.5 1 7 1 10 10.0 0 10
    Bost. Coll. 6 10 1.7 0 7 0 0 0.0 0 0
    Ore. St. 15 82 5.5 1 21 3 30 10.0 1 16
    Arizona St. 14 67 4.8 0 16 1 5 5.0 0 5
    Arizona 7 28 4.0 0 11 1 2 2.0 0 2
    Colorado 11 97 8.8 0 47 0 0 0.0 0 0
    Utah 4 9 2.3 0 7 0 0 0.0 0 0
    Wash. St. 9 44 4.9 0 22 1 -1 -1.0 0 -1
    California 11 45 4.1 1 11 0 0 0.0 0 0
    UCLA 9 37 4.1 0 11 4 25 6.3 1 16
    Notre Dame 19 81 4.3 1 16 0 0 0.0 0 0
    Nebraska(HB)* 4 45 11.2 0 28 0 0 0.0 0 0
    2014 (So.)... 129 595 4.6 4 47 13 92 7.1 2 16
    *Starter

    2013

    TCB YDS AVG TD LG
    Hawaii 14 74 5.3 1 21
    Wash. St. 2 2 1.0 0 3
    Bost. Coll. 10 96 9.6 1 39
    Utah St. 6 17 2.8 0 6
    Arizona St. 10 122 12.2 58
    Arizona 9 38 4.2 1 14
    Notre Dame 2 12 6.0 0 9
    2013 (Fr.)... 53 361 6.8 6 58

    WHAT THEY ARE SAYING ABOUT JUSTIN DAVIS

    Cody Kessler, USC quarterback: “Justin Is an all-around back. He can move, be shifty, but at the same time he has that physical mindset…If it’s third-and-1, he’s going to win every time. It’s just the type of guy he is. He runs hard, and he plays hard.”