ERNEST DIXON
Linebacker
1990 / 1993
Fort Mill, SC
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Fork Union Military Academy Fork Union, VA
Fort Mill Fort Mill, SC

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1990 Program vs North Carolina 40 OLB 6-2 240 Fr 0 0
1991 Athlon's Guide 40 OLB 6-2 240 So
1991 1991 Media Guide 40 LB 6-2 240 So
1991 Duke 1991 40 LB 6-2 240 So 0 0
1992 1992 Spring Game 40 OLB 6-2 240 Jr
1992 Media Guide 40 OLB 6-2 240 Jr 11 11
1993 Spring 1993 40 OLB 6-2 240 Sr
1993 Program vs Vanderbilt 40 OLB 6-2 250 Sr 11 11
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1991 Media Guide Outside Linebacker 2nd String
1992 Spring (Unofficial) Outside Linebacker Starter
1992 Media Guide Outside Linebacker Starter
Official Spring Depth Chart 4/7/1993 Outside Linebacker Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Gamecocks In The Pros (Stat Register)
Honors
AwardYear
1992 George Terry Best Attitude
1992 Rex Enright - Captain's Cup
1993 All-SEC
1993 Blue-Gray Game
1993 George Terry Best Attitude
1993 Rex Enright - Captain's Cup
1993 Senior Bowl
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
1990 1 2 2.0 0
Tot 1 2 2.0 0
Receiving
YearRecYdsAvgTD
1991 1 3 3.0 0
Tot 1 3 3.0 0
Receiving by QB
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1991
Bobby Fuller 1 1 100.0 3 1 0 100.00
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1990 19 13 32 2.0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0
1991 25 10 35 0.0 0.0 2 0 0 0 0
1992 33 27 60 6.0 4.0 0 2 10 0 1 0
1993 34 21 55 3.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tot 111 71 182 11.0 7.0 0 5 10 0 1 0
Kickoff Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1990 3 45 15.0 0
1991 4 26 6.5 0
Tot 7 71 10.1 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1992-09-05 Georgia Outside Linebacker
1992-09-12 Arkansas Outside Linebacker
1992-09-19 East Carolina Outside Linebacker
1992-09-26 Kentucky Outside Linebacker
1992-10-03 Alabama Outside Linebacker
1992-10-17 Mississippi State Outside Linebacker
1992-10-24 Vanderbilt Outside Linebacker
1992-10-31 Tennessee Outside Linebacker
1992-11-07 Louisiana Tech Outside Linebacker
1992-11-14 Florida Outside Linebacker
1992-11-21 Clemson Outside Linebacker
1993-09-04 Georgia Outside Linebacker
1993-09-11 Arkansas Outside Linebacker
1993-09-18 Louisiana Tech Outside Linebacker
1993-09-23 Kentucky Outside Linebacker
1993-10-02 Alabama Outside Linebacker
1993-10-09 East Carolina Outside Linebacker
1993-10-16 Mississippi State Outside Linebacker
1993-10-23 Vanderbilt Outside Linebacker
1993-10-30 Tennessee Outside Linebacker
1993-11-13 Florida Outside Linebacker
1993-11-20 Clemson Outside Linebacker
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
1990 1990-10-27 North Carolina State 1 2 0
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
1992-11-07 Louisiana Tech 3 14 13 Ernest Dixon, 37-yd interception return (Marty Simpson kick)
Receptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 3 1 USC 44 Ernest Dixon, 3-yd pass from Bobby Fuller (Levon Kirkland)
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1992 1992-09-05 Georgia 3 3 USC 36 Preston Jones sacked for loss of 9 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-31 Tennessee 2 16 UTN 26 Heath Shuler sacked for loss of 7 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-11-14 Florida 2 10 USC 46 Shane Matthews sacked for loss of 7 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-18 Louisiana Tech 2 13 LAT 19 Aaron Ferguson sacked for loss of 11 (Ernest Dixon)
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1990 1990-09-29 Georgia Tech 1 10 GAT 47 Wright rush for loss of 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 2 9 CLM 42 Easton rush for loss of 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-26 Kentucky 2 2 USC 2 Pookie Jones rush for loss of 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-17 Mississippi State 2 4 MST 26 Kenny Roberts rush for loss of 3 (Ernest Dixon, Tony Watkins)
1992 1992-11-07 Louisiana Tech 1 10 LAT 28 Cooper rush for loss of 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-11-14 Florida 2 4 USC 49 Errict Rhett rush for loss of 1 (Ernest Dixon, Tony Watkins)
1992 1992-11-14 Florida 1 10 FLA 25 Errict Rhett rush for loss of 2 (Frank Adams, Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-10-16 Mississippi State 3 3 USC 5 Todd Jordan rush for loss of 1 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-10-30 Tennessee 3 26 USC 47 Heath Shuler rush for loss of 2 (Ernest Dixon)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1990 1990-09-08 North Carolina 1 10 UNC 20 Todd Burnett pass for Watkins incomplete (Ernest Dixon)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1992 1992-11-07 Louisiana Tech 2 13 LAT 41 Aaron Ferguson pass intercepted by Mike Washington at LT 37, laterals to Ernest Dixon, returned 37 yards, touchdown
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1990 1990-09-08 North Carolina 1 10 UNC 20 Eric Blount, 4-yd pass from Todd Burnett (Ernest Dixon)
1990 1990-09-29 Georgia Tech 3 3 GAT 10 Shawn Jones rush for no gain (Ernest Dixon)
1990 1990-09-29 Georgia Tech 3 6 GAT 41 Wright rush for 6 (Ernest Dixon)
1990 1990-10-27 North Carolina State 3 1 NCS 10 Ernest Dixon rush for 2 (Jones)
1990 1990-11-03 Florida State 1 10 USC 46 Amp Lee rush for 8 (Ernest Dixon)
1990 1990-11-03 Florida State 1 10 FSU 33 Sean Jackson rush for 5 (Ernest Dixon)
1990 1990-11-03 Florida State 1 10 FSU 43 Pinckney rush for 9 (Ernest Dixon)
1990 1990-11-24 West Virginia 1 10 USC 35 Tyler rush for 6 (Keith McDonald, Ernest Dixon)
1990 1990-11-24 West Virginia 2 10 WVA 37 Greg Jones rush for 11 (Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-09-07 Duke 3 2 DUK 24 Mays, 9-yd pass from Dave Brown (Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-09-07 Duke 3 11 DUK 34 Dave Brown scrambles for 12 (Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-09-07 Duke 1 10 DUK 46 Chris Brown, 1-yd pass from Dave Brown (Cedric Surratt, Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 3 12 VAT 23 Vaughn Hebron, 3-yd pass from Will Furrer (Ernest Dixon, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 11 VAT 19 Campbell, 12-yd pass from Will Furrer (Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 1 10 VAT 31 Vaughn Hebron rush for 7 (Ernest Dixon, Troy Duke)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 45 Jeff Blake rush for 8 (Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-10-19 Georgia Tech 2 10 GAT 30 Hendrix rush for 2 (Eric Brown, Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-11-02 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 20 Chris Williams rush for 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1991 1991-11-16 North Carolina 1 10 UNC 16 Natrone Means rush for 3 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-05 Georgia 1 10 UGA 24 Garrison Hearst rush for 8 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-05 Georgia 2 10 UGA 35 Terrell Davis rush for 7 (Ernest Dixon, Cedric Bembery)
1992 1992-09-05 Georgia 1 10 UGA 44 Mack Strong rush for 7 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-05 Georgia 2 5 USC 38 Terrell Davis rush for 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-12 Arkansas 2 4 USC 40 E.D. Jackson rush for 1 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-12 Arkansas 2 5 USC 38 Jeffery rush for 11 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-12 Arkansas 2 5 USC 39 Jeffery rush for 4 (Ernest Dixon, Eric Brown)
1992 1992-09-26 Kentucky 1 10 USC 43 Walker rush for 1 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-26 Kentucky 3 4 USC 37 Pookie Jones rush for 3 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-09-26 Kentucky 1 6 USC 6 Pookie Jones rush for 4 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-03 Alabama 1 10 ALA 23 Derrick Lassic, 15-yd pass from Jay Barker (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-03 Alabama 1 10 ALA 49 Derrick Lassic rush for 5 (Jahmal Pettiford, Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-17 Mississippi State 2 6 USC 45 Davis rush for 4 (Delvin Herring, Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-17 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 49 Prince rush for 4 (Ernest Dixon, Ronnie Smith)
1992 1992-10-17 Mississippi State 3 3 MST 47 Greg Plump rush for 1 (Ernest Dixon, Hank Campbell)
1992 1992-10-17 Mississippi State 2 10 USC 24 Greg Plump rush for 5 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-24 Vanderbilt 2 17 VAN 34 Wilson rush for no gain (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-24 Vanderbilt 1 10 USC 44 Wilson rush for no gain (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-24 Vanderbilt 2 3 VAN 41 Wilson rush for 2 (Ernest Dixon, Frank Adams)
1992 1992-10-24 Vanderbilt 4 2 USC 48 Jackson rush for 4 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-24 Vanderbilt 1 10 USC 12 Wilson rush for no gain (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-24 Vanderbilt 2 10 USC 12 Wilson rush for 3, fumble, forced by (Ernest Dixon), recovered by (Delvin Herring) at SC 9
1992 1992-10-31 Tennessee 1 10 UTN 30 Charlie Garner rush for 5 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-10-31 Tennessee 2 7 UTN 14 Heath Shuler rush for 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-11-07 Louisiana Tech 2 1 LAT 49 Jason Davis rush for 4 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-11-07 Louisiana Tech 3 25 LAT 47 Aaron Ferguson sacked for loss of 7 (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-11-07 Louisiana Tech 3 1 USC 41 Jason Davis rush for no gain (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-11-14 Florida 1 10 FLA 41 Errict Rhett rush for no gain (Ernest Dixon)
1992 1992-11-14 Florida 1 10 FLA 20 Kelvin Randolph rush for 4 (Benji Young, Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-04 Georgia 1 10 50 Davis rush for 4 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-04 Georgia 2 6 USC 46 Davis, 2-yd pass from Eric Zeier (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-04 Georgia 4 2 USC 37 Marty Simpson punts to GA 33, ball hits GA's Kinnis Pledger, recovered by (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-04 Georgia 2 14 USC 29 Eric Zeier rush for 6 (Ernest Dixon) + SC face mask
1993 1993-09-11 Arkansas 1 10 USC 34 Gray, 9-yd pass from Barry Lunney (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-11 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 23 Hebert rush for 4 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-11 Arkansas 1 10 USC 23 M.Johnson rush for 3 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-11 Arkansas 2 7 USC 20 Hebert rush for 5 (Ernest Dixon, Eric Brown)
1993 1993-09-11 Arkansas 1 10 USC 11 Oscar Malone rush for 6 (Ron Nealy, Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-11 Arkansas 3 1 USC 2 Hebert rush for 1 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-11 Arkansas 2 4 USC 4 Oscar Malone rush for 2 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-18 Louisiana Tech 1 14 LAT 28 Redmon rush for no gain (Eric Brown, Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-09-18 Louisiana Tech 2 3 LAT 42 Jason Cooper, 6-yd pass from Jason Cooper (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-10-16 Mississippi State 3 13 USC 42 Todd Jordan rush for 11 (Ernest Dixon, James Flowers)
1993 1993-10-23 Vanderbilt 1 15 VAN 25 Cedric Douglas rush for 1 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-11-20 Clemson 2 5 CLM 48 Rodney Blunt rush for 7 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-11-20 Clemson 3 8 USC 41 Dexter McCleon rush for 3 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-11-20 Clemson 2 9 USC 13 Dexter McCleon rush for 7 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-11-20 Clemson 3 2 USC 6 Franklin rush for 1 (Ernest Dixon)
1993 1993-11-20 Clemson 1 10 USC 40 Derrick Witherspoon rush for 2 (Ernest Dixon)