10 - David Coleman|
|Previous School:||Palmdale HS|
2010 Season: Earned honorable mention all-Big Sky honors as a defensive end…named the team’s most improved player following the season…started all 11 games and finished the year with 26 tackles…set the Sacramento State single season record and tied the career mark with five fumble recoveries…had six tackles, including a sack, at Montana…also had a sack against Weber State…recorded two tackles-for-loss against Western Oregon…finished the season with 5.0 TFLs…returned a fumble 25 yards which setup a touchdown at Stanford.
2009 Season: Appeared in all 11 games with one start at linebacker…tallied a career-high 33 tackles…finished the season with 13 solo stops and 20 assists…also had 2.0 tackles-for-loss, including a sack…shattered his career high with 13 tackles against Idaho State…had a sack for an 8-yard loss in the win over UC Davis…was also credited with two pass breakups and two quarterback hurries during the year.
2008 Season: Played in 11 of 12 games at linebacker and on special teams…earned his lone start of the year against Portland State…recorded 13 total tackles, including eight solos…highest total came against Southern Oregon and Montana where he had three stops…also had four pass breakups.
2007 Season: Sat out the year as a redshirt.
High School: A 2007 graduate of Palmdale HS…played four years of football and baseball and three seasons of basketball for the Falcons…named the Golden West League MVP, all-CIF and the Old Spice Player of the Year as a senior in football…played quarterback, defensive end and linebacker…threw for over 1,500 yards and rushed for over 500 yards as a senior…guided the team to a pair of Golden League championships during his final two seasons…in baseball, he hit nine home runs and batted over .400 as a senior.
Personal: Born 12-13-1988…a communication studies major…parents are David and Thrashell Coleman.