Namane Modise
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Namane  Modise

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Lorenzo, Calif.

High School:
Castro Valley HS '15

Last College:
City College of San Francisco

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180

Position:
RB

Major:
Managerial Economics


11/18/2017

Aggies’ second-half surge leads to instant Causeway classic

UC Davis scores 26 unanswered points; running backs trio helps team post season-high total

11/17/2017

Family and football lead to Modise's success at UC Davis

Both played key roles in shaping Namane Modise's personality and approach to life, both on and off the field

11/17/2017

Namane Modise: Life at Five to Life being Number Thirteen

How a five-year old boy's life experiences started a journey that would lead him to become #13 for the Aggies

11/11/2017

Doss sets new single-season record in home finale

Fourteen UC Davis seniors honored before the game; O’Brien becomes inaugural member of the Aggie Pride Wall during halftime ceremony

10/26/2017

Turf Talk with Christy: Namane Modise

Junior running back talks about his 100-yard touchdown in last week's game at NAU and shares his experience as a first-year member of the program

2017: HERO SPORTS DEFENSE/SPECIAL TEAMS HERO OF THE WEEEK (OCT. 24)… Saw action in all 11 games as a transfer junior… Finished with 79 carries for 329 yards and 15 receptions for 141 yards… Claimed second on the team in all-purpose yardage with 1004 yards… His best offensive performance came at the close of the season, picking up 89 yards on nine carries with a career-long 48-yard run at Sacramento State… Also had one reception for 27 yards and three kick returns for 73 yards… Had a season-high 207 all-purpose yards against Southern Utah including a receiving touchdown early in the fourth quarter and his second-best kick return of 57 yards… Highlighted his season with a 100 yard kick return for a touchdown at Northern Arizona… Averaged 91.3 all-purpose yards per game.

CITY COLLEGE OF SAN FRANCISCO: Ran for 1,077 yards with another 157 receiving yards and 2 touchdowns as a sophomore... Earned All-California Region I first-team and Bay 6 League Offensive Player of the Year accolades... Played for head coach Jimmy Collins... Had four games of triple-digit rushing yardage in 2016, topping out with 210-yard performance vs. Chabot... Enjoyed breakout performance as MVP of 2015 state championship game... Rushed for 251 yards and 2 TDs on 37 carries in 26-14 win over Saddleback College, just weeks after taking over as full-time starter.


CASTRO VALLEY HS '15: Earned first-team All-West Alameda County Conference at both running back and defensive back... Compiled 1,850 all-purpose yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior... Played for head coach Nic McMaster.


PERSONAL: Born in Oakland, Calif.... Planning to major in managerial economics... Mother is Vivienne Reid-Modise.

Year GP Att Yds Avg. Long TD Rec Yds TD
2017 11 79 329 4.2 48 0 15 141 1
Totals 11 79 329 4.2 48 0 15 141 1