UC Davis preparing for opener on Sept. 3 at Oregon
UC Davis players honored on Madness Big Sky Preseason All-Conference third team
Aggies win for the second straight time at Hornet Stadium with impressive performance
Aggies and Sacramento State square off at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday
Teams combine for nearly 1,200 of offensive in Big Sky shootout at Aggie Stadium
2015: Played in all 11 games, picking up starts in eight... Led UC Davis with 76 total tackles, 16 more than the closest team... Included were 48 solos, 18 more than any other Aggie... Was third with 5 PBUs and T-1st with a pair of forced fumbles... Also had one of the team's three interceptions in 2015, picking off North Dakota QB Keaton Studsrud deep in UND territory and returning it nine yards to the UND29... Picked up all of his tackles after the opener at Nevada... Posted career-best 14 stops (8 solo) against Cal Poly... Had 10 tackles against UND, Southern Utah and Weber State.
2014: Saw action in 11 games, starting matchups against Eastern Washington and Portland State... Had 34 total tackles, including 24 solo... Had 26 stops over the first four games, including a season-high nine (6 solo) at Colorado State... Had five at Stanford and eight against Eastern Washington... Had lone interception with pick against Ft. Lewis... Shared a two-yard sack with LB Brady Stibi against Eastern Washington.
SANTIAGO HS ' 13: Earned a trio of varsity letters from his safety position, helping the Sharks to a pair of CIF-Southern Section playoff berths his final two seasons... Was named to All-Big VIII League first team as a senior, and second team as a junior... Finished 2012 season with 124 total tackles, including 74 solo, while also gaining an interception, 2 blocked kicks and forcing 2 fumbles... Was selected defensive MVP last season while also garnering team's Captain's Award... Had 108 tackles and three blocked kicks in 2011.
PERSONAL: Born in Redondo Beach, Calif... Majoring in international relations...Parents are Darryl and Ardent Graham... Advice to youngsters is "The only person that can hold you back is yourself."... Would play tennis if not for football... Would like to visit the Bahamas.