MIKE DAVIS
Running Back
2005 / 2008
Columbia, SC
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Columbia Columbia, SC

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
2005 Fall 2005 25 RB 5-9 209 Fr 9 9
2006 Spring 2006 25 TB 5-9 210 So
2006 2006 Spring Game 25 TB 5-9 210 So
2006 Fall 2006 25 TB 5-9 207 So 7 5
2007 Spring 2007 25 TB 5-9 212 Jr
2007 Fall 2007 25 RB 5-9 215 Jr 0 0
2008 Spring 2008 25 RB 5-9 214 Sr
2008 Fall 2008 25 RB 5-9 207 Sr 11 11
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
9/2/05 vs Central Florida Tailback 2nd String
9/11/05 vs Georgia Tailback Starter
9/18/05 vs Alabama Tailback Starter
9/24/05 vs Troy Tailback Starter
10/1/05 vs Auburn Tailback Starter
10/8/05 vs Kentucky Tailback Starter
11/5/05 vs Arkansas Tailback Starter
Official Pre-Spring 2006 Tailback Starter
10/7/2006 vs. Kentucky Tailback Starter
2007 Official Pre-Spring Depth Chart Tailback 2nd String
9/1/2007 vs. La.-Lafayette Tailback 2nd String
9/8/07 vs. Georgia Tailback 2nd String
9/15/2007 vs. S.C. State Tailback 2nd String
9/22/07 vs. LSU Tailback 2nd String
9/29/2007 vs Mississippi State Tailback 2nd String
10/13/07 vs. North Carolina Tailback 2nd String
11/24/07 vs. Clemson Tailback 2nd String
8/28/08 vs. N.C. State Tailback Starter
9/13/08 vs Georgia Tailback Starter
9/20/08 vs. Wofford Tailback Starter
10/4/08 at Mississippi Tailback Starter
10/11/08 at Kentucky Tailback Starter
11/8/08 vs. Arkansas Tailback Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Honors
AwardYear
2004 Shrine Bowl
2005 Ernest A. Brooks Memorial Award
2006 Spring Joe Morrison Award - Offense
2006 Spring Outstanding Running Back
Recruiting Rankings and Honors
SourcePositionRank
Rivals.com RB 22
Rivals.com ALL 67
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
2005 146 666 4.6 5
2006 100 474 4.7 6
2007 114 518 4.5 5
2008 163 573 3.5 3
Tot 523 2231 4.3 19
Rushing from Play-by-Play
YearAttYdsAvg1DNeg RushNR%Stuff%10+ Yds10+ %20+ Yds3D Conv%TD
2005 145 658 4.5 35 21 50.34 26.9 19 13.1 5 21.1 5
2006 100 474 4.7 36 9 42.00 21.0 16 16.0 1 66.7 7
2007 113 517 4.6 36 9 43.36 16.8 16 14.2 0 69.2 5
2008 163 572 3.5 37 19 61.35 25.2 19 11.7 1 42.9 3
Receiving
YearRecYdsAvgTD
2005 15 136 9.1 0
2006 11 94 8.5 0
2007 23 224 9.7 1
2008 24 213 8.9 1
Tot 73 667 9.1 2
Receiving by QB
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
2005
Blake Mitchell 14 19 73.7 134 3 0 36.84
Antonio Heffner 1 2 50.0 2 0 0 0.00
Kenny McKinley 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
2006
Blake Mitchell 8 9 88.9 73 3 0 55.56
Syvelle Newton 3 5 60.0 21 1 0 20.00
Chris Smelley 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Cade Thompson 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
2007
Blake Mitchell 13 14 92.9 127 4 0 50.00
Chris Smelley 9 12 75.0 86 2 0 33.33
Tommy Beecher 2 4 50.0 17 1 0 50.00
2008
Chris Smelley 17 21 81.0 124 3 0 42.86
Stephen Garcia 4 10 40.0 47 2 0 20.00
Tommy Beecher 2 2 100.0 31 2 0 100.00
Kenny McKinley 1 1 100.0 12 1 0 100.00
Success Rate and Adjusted Yds
Year Pass Plays Pass SR Pass SPP Rush Plays Rush SR Rush SPP Rec Plays Rec SR Rec SPP Tot SPP AdjYds
2005 0 0 145 49.66 139.4 22 31.82 8.95 148.35 726
2006 0 0 100 58.00 174.17999999999998 16 37.50 33.279999999999994 207.46 586
2007 0 0 113 56.64 110.83 30 43.33 28.220000000000002 139.04999999999998 587
2008 0 0 163 38.65 71.27 34 41.18 15.490000000000002 86.75999999999999 639
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
2006 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tot 5 0 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kickoff Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
2006 1 15 15.0 0
Tot 1 15 15.0 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
2005-09-10 Georgia Tailback
2005-09-17 Alabama Tailback
2005-09-24 Troy State Tailback
2005-10-01 Auburn Tailback
2005-10-29 Tennessee Tailback
2005-11-05 Arkansas Tailback
2005-11-12 Florida Tailback
2005-11-19 Clemson Tailback
2005-12-30 Missouri Tailback
2006-08-31 Mississippi State Tailback
2006-09-09 Georgia Tailback
2006-09-29 Auburn Tailback
2006-11-04 Arkansas Tailback
2006-11-11 Florida Tailback
2008-09-04 Vanderbilt Tailback
2008-09-13 Georgia Tailback
2008-09-20 Wofford Tailback
2008-10-04 Mississippi Tailback
2008-10-11 Kentucky Tailback
2008-10-18 Louisiana State Tailback
2008-11-01 Tennessee Tailback
2008-11-08 Arkansas Tailback
2008-11-15 Florida Tailback
2008-11-29 Clemson Running Back
2009-01-01 Iowa Tailback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
2005 2005-09-01 Central Florida 11 14 0
2005-09-10 Georgia 8 38 0
2005-09-17 Alabama 4 13 1
2005-09-24 Troy State 19 78 0
2005-10-01 Auburn 5 27 0
2005-10-08 Kentucky 2 2 0
2005-10-22 Vanderbilt 4 20 0
2005-10-29 Tennessee 16 61 0
2005-11-05 Arkansas 16 89 0
2005-11-12 Florida 22 88 2
2005-11-19 Clemson 21 111 0
2005-12-30 Missouri 18 125 2
2006 2006-08-31 Mississippi State 7 6 0
2006-09-09 Georgia 6 17 0
2006-09-16 Wofford 5 13 0
2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 15 92 1
2006-09-29 Auburn 9 37 0
2006-10-21 Vanderbilt 7 40 1
2006-10-28 Tennessee 2 6 0
2006-11-04 Arkansas 7 28 0
2006-11-11 Florida 16 94 2
2006-11-25 Clemson 12 69 2
2006-12-29 Houston 14 72 0
2007 2007-09-01 Louisiana-Lafayette 15 94 0
2007-09-08 Georgia 8 51 0
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 16 102 0
2007-09-22 Louisiana State 4 10 1
2007-09-29 Mississippi State 18 59 3
2007-10-04 Kentucky 17 62 1
2007-10-13 North Carolina 5 28 0
2007-10-20 Vanderbilt 6 16 0
2007-10-27 Tennessee 12 30 0
2007-11-03 Arkansas 8 39 0
2007-11-10 Florida 3 21 0
2007-11-24 Clemson 1 2 0
2008 2008-08-28 North Carolina State 14 101 1
2008-09-04 Vanderbilt 18 80 0
2008-09-13 Georgia 12 22 0
2008-09-20 Wofford 10 51 0
2008-10-04 Mississippi 19 73 0
2008-10-11 Kentucky 14 27 0
2008-10-18 Louisiana State 10 23 1
2008-11-01 Tennessee 26 58 0
2008-11-08 Arkansas 14 44 1
2008-11-15 Florida 6 16 0
2008-11-29 Clemson 17 76 0
2009-01-01 Iowa 3 2 0
Single Game Receiving Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentRecYdsTD
2005 2005-09-01 Central Florida 3 79 0
2005-10-01 Auburn 1 2 0
2005-10-29 Tennessee 3 28 0
2005-11-05 Arkansas 2 7 0
2005-11-12 Florida 1 10 0
2005-11-19 Clemson 2 -1 0
2005-12-30 Missouri 3 11 0
2006 2006-08-31 Mississippi State 3 19 0
2006-09-09 Georgia 1 -1 0
2006-09-16 Wofford 1 2 0
2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 3 34 0
2006-11-11 Florida 2 22 0
2006-11-25 Clemson 1 18 0
2007 2007-09-01 Louisiana-Lafayette 2 24 0
2007-09-08 Georgia 6 27 0
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 2 11 1
2007-09-22 Louisiana State 3 77 0
2007-09-29 Mississippi State 3 16 0
2007-10-04 Kentucky 2 -2 0
2007-10-13 North Carolina 2 14 0
2007-10-20 Vanderbilt 2 2 0
2007-11-03 Arkansas 2 60 0
2008 2008-08-28 North Carolina State 2 31 0
2008-09-04 Vanderbilt 2 5 0
2008-09-13 Georgia 4 15 0
2008-09-20 Wofford 6 51 0
2008-10-04 Mississippi 1 17 0
2008-10-11 Kentucky 1 18 0
2008-11-01 Tennessee 2 25 1
2008-11-15 Florida 1 16 0
2008-11-29 Clemson 2 9 0
2009-01-01 Iowa 3 26 0
Game Defensive Stats
DateOpponentSOLOASTTKLTFLSKFFFRPBUQBHIPLCDPLRZPLIPP
2006-11-04 Arkansas 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
2005-09-17 Alabama 1 05:16 7 7 Mike Davis, 1-yd run (Josh Brown kick)
2005-11-12 Florida 1 12:26 7 0 Mike Davis, 5-yd run (Josh Brown kick)
2005-11-12 Florida 3 05:59 27 19 Mike Davis, 1-yd run (Josh Brown kick)
2005-12-30 Missouri 1 09:37 14 0 Mike Davis, 5-yd run (Josh Brown kick)
2005-12-30 Missouri 2 04:28 28 7 Mike Davis, 2-yd run (Josh Brown kick)
2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 3 08:51 42 6 Mike Davis, 1-yard run (Jordan Dodds kick)
2006-10-21 Vanderbilt 4 14:50 31 13 Mike Davis, 15-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-11 Florida 1 00:26 7 0 Mike Davis, 4-yard run (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-11 Florida 4 08:13 16 10 Mike Davis, 14-yard run (kick blocked)
2006-11-25 Clemson 3 06:14 21 28 Mike Davis, 1-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-25 Clemson 3 04:19 28 28 Mike Davis, 9-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 3 06:49 24 3 Mike Davis, 9-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-22 Louisiana State 1 02:46 7 0 Mike Davis, 1-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-29 Mississippi State 1 10:22 7 0 Mike Davis, 3-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-29 Mississippi State 4 14:07 31 21 Mike Davis, 2-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-29 Mississippi State 4 00:58 38 21 Mike Davis, 12-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-10-04 Kentucky 2 00:51 17 10 Mike Davis, 3-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2008-08-28 North Carolina State 3 12:12 10 0 Mike Davis, 1-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2008-10-18 Louisiana State 2 00:22 17 10 Mike Davis, 1-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2008-11-01 Tennessee 1 07:59 7 0 Mike Davis, 12-yd pass from Stephen Garcia (Ryan Succop kick)
2008-11-08 Arkansas 4 06:21 34 14 Mike Davis, 13-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
Receptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2005 2005-09-01 Central Florida 3 7 USC 24 Mike Davis, 10-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (S.Rashad)
2005 2005-09-01 Central Florida 1 14 USC 30 Mike Davis, 64-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Renford Parkes)
2005 2005-09-01 Central Florida 2 10 UCF 10 Mike Davis, 5-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ronnell Sandy, Anthony Willis)
2005 2005-10-01 Auburn 3 10 USC 20 Mike Davis, 2-yd pass from Antonio Heffner (Travis Williams, Quentin Groves, David Irons)
2005 2005-10-29 Tennessee 2 15 USC 32 Mike Davis, 10-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Jonathan Hefney)
2005 2005-10-29 Tennessee 2 15 USC 41 Mike Davis, 14-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Omar Gaither, Jesse Mahelona)
2005 2005-10-29 Tennessee 3 10 USC 3 Mike Davis, 4-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Omar Gaither, Xavier Mitchell)
2005 2005-11-05 Arkansas 1 10 USC 20 Mike Davis, 4-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Randy Kelly, Pierre Brown)
2005 2005-11-05 Arkansas 1 10 USC 31 Mike Davis, 3-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Sam Olajubutu)
2005 2005-11-12 Florida 3 17 USC 31 Mike Davis, 10-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (D.Webb)
2005 2005-11-19 Clemson 1 10 USC 14 Mike Davis, 1-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Nick Watkins)
2005 2005-11-19 Clemson 3 9 CLM 10 Mike Davis loses 2 on pass from Blake Mitchell (Gaines Adams)
2005 2005-12-30 Missouri 3 16 50 Mike Davis loses 10 on screen pass from Blake Mitchell (Stryker Sular, Jamar Smith)
2005 2005-12-30 Missouri 1 10 USC 42 Mike Davis, 12 yds on screen pass from Blake Mitchell (Derrick Ming, Stryker Sulak)
2005 2005-12-30 Missouri 1 10 USC 45 Mike Davis, 9 yds on screen pass from Blake Mitchell (Derrick Ming)
2006 2006-08-31 Mississippi State 3 12 USC 19 Mike Davis, 12-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (D.Robinson)
2006 2006-08-31 Mississippi State 3 10 USC 35 Mike Davis, 4-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Quinton Culberson)
2006 2006-08-31 Mississippi State 2 10 MST 21 Mike Davis, 3-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (D.Robinson, Titus Brown)
2006 2006-09-09 Georgia 2 16 USC 30 Mike Davis, pass for loss of 1 from Blake Mitchell (Tony Taylor)
2006 2006-09-16 Wofford 2 11 WOF 29 Mike Davis, 2-yd pass from Syvelle Newton (J.McCullough)
2006 2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 2 16 FAU 34 Mike Davis, 6-yd pass from Syvelle Newton (F.Joseph)
2006 2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 3 10 FAU 28 Mike Davis, 13-yd pass from Syvelle Newton (G.Allen)
2006 2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 1 10 USC 8 Mike Davis, 15-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (G.Allen)
2006 2006-11-11 Florida 1 10 USC 32 Mike Davis, 4-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Jarvis Moss)
2006 2006-11-11 Florida 2 1 USC 34 Mike Davis ,18-yd pass from Blake Mitchell
2006 2006-11-25 Clemson 1 10 CLM 19 Mike Davis, 18-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Duane Coleman)
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 2 7 USC 41 Mike Davis, 7-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Brandon Miller, Geno Atkins)
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 1 10 USC 44 Mike Davis, 6-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Asher Allen)
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 1 15 UGA 49 Mike Davis loses 3 on pass from Blake Mitchell (Reshad Jones)
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 2 7 UGA 48 Mike Davis, 7-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Jeff Owens)
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 2 11 USC 25 Mike Davis, 5-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Reshad Jones)
2007 2007-09-15 South Carolina State 3 6 SCS 25 Mike Davis, 2-yd pass from Blake Mitchell
2007 2007-09-15 South Carolina State 3 7 SCS 9 Mike Davis, 9-yd pass from Blake Mitchell, touchdown
2007 2007-09-22 Louisiana State 3 16 USC 38 Mike Davis, 21-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ali Highsmith, Craig Steltz)
2007 2007-09-22 Louisiana State 1 10 USC 34 Mike Davis, 11-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Danny McCray)
2007 2007-09-22 Louisiana State 2 10 USC 47 Mike Davis, 45-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Jonathan Zenon)
2007 2007-09-29 Mississippi State 2 13 USC 28 Mike Davis, 11-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Anthony Johnson)
2007 2007-09-29 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 30 Mike Davis, 1-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Anthony Johnson, Dominic Douglas)
2007 2007-09-29 Mississippi State 2 7 USC 33 Mike Davis, 4-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Anthony Johnson)
2007 2007-10-04 Kentucky 1 10 USC 20 Mike Davis pass from Chris Smelley loses 10 (Micah Johnson)
2007 2007-10-04 Kentucky 1 10 UKY 18 Mike Davis, 8-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Braxton Kelley)
2007 2007-10-13 North Carolina 3 24 UNC 48 Mike Davis, 10-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Durrell Mapp)
2007 2007-10-13 North Carolina 3 7 USC 11 Mike Davis, 1-yd pass from Chris Smelley, fumble, forced by Durrell Mapp, recoved by Quan Sturdivant
2007 2007-10-20 Vanderbilt 1 10 USC 9 Blake Mitchell pass to Mike Davis for 1 (Myron Lewis)
2007 2007-10-20 Vanderbilt 3 9 USC 10 Mike Davis, 1-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Patrick Benoist)
2007 2007-11-03 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 39 Mike Davis, 3-yd screen pass from Blake Mitchell (Weston Dacus, Matteral Richardson)
2007 2007-11-03 Arkansas 1 10 USC 38 Mike Davis, 57-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Jerrell Norton)
2008 2008-08-28 North Carolina State 3 12 USC 15 Mike Davis, 13-yd pass from Tommy Beecher (D.Ellis, B.Floyd)
2008 2008-08-28 North Carolina State 3 12 USC 49 Mike Davis, 18-yard pass from Tommy Beecher (J.C. Neal, Nate Irving)
2008 2008-09-04 Vanderbilt 3 8 VAN 49 Mike Davis, 5-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Patrick Benoist, Reshard Langford)
2008 2008-09-04 Vanderbilt 2 7 USC 23 Mike Davis, 3-yd pass from Chris Smelley; Fumble forced by (Ryan Hamilton) recovered by Patrick DiMarco
2008 2008-09-13 Georgia 2 14 USC 31 Mike Davis pass for no gain from Chris Smelley (Rennie Curran)
2008 2008-09-13 Georgia 2 10 UGA 49 Mike Davis, 3-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Darryl Gamble)
2008 2008-09-13 Georgia 1 10 USC 38 Mike Davis, 3-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Marcus Dowtin)
2008 2008-09-13 Georgia 1 10 USC 30 Mike Davis, 9-yd pass from Chris Smelley (C.J. Byrd)
2008 2008-09-20 Wofford 1 10 USC 31 Mike Davis, 15-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Buck Brown) + WOF face mask (Jason Leventis)
2008 2008-09-20 Wofford 1 10 WOF 27 Mike Davis, 8-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Seth Goldwire)
2008 2008-09-20 Wofford 1 10 USC 22 Mike Davis, 9-yard pass from Chris Smelley - SC illegal block (Joe Hills)
2008 2008-09-20 Wofford 1 11 USC 21 Mike Davis, 7-yard pass from Chris Smelley (Gary Blount)
2008 2008-09-20 Wofford 2 7 USC 43 Mike Davis, 17-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Jason Leventis)
2008 2008-09-20 Wofford 2 11 WOF 15 Mike Davis pass from Chris Smelley for loss of 5 (Alex Goltry)
2008 2008-10-04 Mississippi 2 18 UMS 38 Mike Davis, 17-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Marshay Green)
2008 2008-10-11 Kentucky 3 21 UKY 35 Mike Davis, 18-yd pass from Stephen Garcia (Robbie McAtee)
2008 2008-11-01 Tennessee 2 8 UTN 12 Mike Davis, 12-yd pass from Stephen Garcia, touchdown
2008 2008-11-01 Tennessee 3 9 USC 25 Mike Davis, 13-yd pass from Stephen Garcia (Dennis Rogan)
2008 2008-11-15 Florida 1 10 FLA 40 Chris Smelley screen pass to Mike Davis for 16 (Joe Haden)
2008 2008-11-29 Clemson 3 10 USC 14 Mike Davis, 2-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Michael Hamlin, Kavell Conner)
2008 2008-11-29 Clemson 2 33 USC 17 Mike Davis, 5-yd pass from Chris Smelley, fumble, forced by (DeAndre McDaniel), recovered by Weslye Saunders
2008 2009-01-01 Iowa 2 10 USC 43 Mike Davis, 4-yd pass from Stephen Garcia (Pat Angerer)
2008 2009-01-01 Iowa 3 10 USC 36 Mike Davis, 12-yd pass from Kenny McKinley (Brett Greenwood)
2008 2009-01-01 Iowa 1 10 IOW 39 Mike Davis, 10-yd pass from Chris Smelley (Mitch King)
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2005 2005-12-30 Missouri 1 10 UMO 44 Kris Clark rush for loss of 1, fumble, forced by (Marcus Bacon), recovered by Mike Davis at UM 48
2006 2006-11-04 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 41 Blake Mitchell pass intercepted by Darius Vinnett at AR 27, returned 7 yards (Mike Davis)
2007 2007-09-15 South Carolina State 2 10 SCS 25 Tommy Beecher rush for loss of 8, fumble, forced and recovered by Keyon Brooks (Mike Davis)
2008 2008-08-28 North Carolina State 1 20 NCS 43 Tommy Beecher pass intercepted by DeJuan Morgan at the NCS 2 returned 20 yards (Mike Davis); Illegal block on NCS (Shea McKeen)
2008 2008-09-04 Vanderbilt 3 15 VAN 39 Chris Smelley pass intercepted by (Reshad Langford) at VU 20, returned 33 yards (Mike Davis)
2008 2008-11-29 Clemson 3 5 CLM 45 Chris Smelley pass intercepted by Michael Hamlin at CU 35, returned 24 yards (Mike Davis)