Davon Ferguson

Position Safety
Height 5'10''
Weight 197 lbs.
Class RS-Sophomore
Hometown Baltimore, Md.
High School St. Vincent Pallotti HS

Career Honors: 2019: Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (spring). 2018: Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (spring).

2019 (Jr.): Oklahoma: His tackle-for-loss resulted in the Sooners losing 23 yards … Made five tackles (three solo, two assisted)  on the day, marking a new career high as a Jayhawk … at TCU: Matched his then-KU career high in tackles against the Horned Frogs with three (one solo, two assisted) … West Virginia: Contributed two assisted tackles to the Jayhawks’ defensive effort against the Mountaineers … at Boston College: Again recorded three tackles against the Eagles, matching his career best while at Kansas … Coastal Carolina: Matched his career high in tackles with three solos vs. the Chanticleers … Indiana State:  Saw playing time in the season opener … Recorded three tackles.

2018 (So.): Appeared in four games at safety and on special teams, before taking a redshirt … Recorded six tackles, including five solo … Had one interception for 12 yards and a pass deflection … Rutgers: Recorded two tackles in the win … at West Virginia: Credited with three tackles and his first-career interception.

2017 (Fr. at Hartnell College): Rated a three-star recruit by 247Sports.com … Collected 55 total tackles, including 41 solo hits … Recorded two interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown … Also posted two fumble recoveries and two forced fumbles … Averaged 9.6 yards per punt return to lead the region … Posted seven kick returns for 182 yards, an average of 26.0 yards per return … Earned All-Golden Coast Conference First Team honors and was named Hartnell’s Defensive Back of the Year in 2017 … Played for head coach Matt Collins at Hartnell.

High School: Helped lead the St. Vincent Pallotti Panthers to a 10-2 record and a MIAA Conference title in 2016 … Played under head coach Ian Thomas at St. Vincent Pallotti HS … Forced seven turnovers from his free safety position in 2016.

Personal: Son of Lachelle Redd and Damon Ferguson … Has two brothers; Damon Ferguson Jr., and Deonte Ferguson … Also has two sisters; Lache Dabney and Layah Redd … Father, Damon, lettered in track at Central State … Majoring in communication studies with a minor  in sport management.