UNLV became bowl eligible for the first time since 2000
The Rebels will return experience and add depth to the secondary this year.
2013 spring practice draws to a close with annual on-campus football festival.
UNLV travels to Utah State to face Aggies
UNLV: A quick defender that made an immediate impact as a rookie last fall ... Listed No. 2 behind Kenny Keys at free safety after spring practice ... While his last name is spelled with an additional E, he is one of two Rebels with the same name as DL David Green will be a redshirt freshman this fall.
2012: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in all 13 games ... Totaled 13 tackles ... One of nine players from his high school to sign with Division I programs in 2012 ... A three-star recruit according to Rivals.com ... Listed as the No. 137 OLB recruit by Scout.com and the No. 160 running back recruit by ESPNU.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Dallas perennial power Skyline HS under coach Reginald Samples ... A four-year letterwinner who saw time as a running back on offense and linebacker and safety on defense ... An integral part of one of the top teams in the Lone Star State as he lost only five games during his prep career ... In 2011, the Raiders went 14-1 and lost in the Texas state semifinals to Southlake Carroll HS ... Rushed for 622 yards and 10 touchdowns in his final prep season en route to earning First Team All-District 5A honors ... Also ran the 200m and 400m for the track team.
PERSONAL: David Jerrod Greene Jr. was born Aug. 24, 1993, in Dallas, TX ... The son of Latoyka and P.J. Waites ... Has a younger brother, Darion ... Majoring in kinesiological sciences.
GREENE'S DEFENSIVE STATS YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SCK INT PBU FF FR 2012 13-0 8 3 11 0-0 0-0 0 0 0