Four Horned Frogs will play in postseason contests
Davion Pierson records nine tackles,a sack, and a forced fumble.
Selected members of the football team participated in Media Day.
Fields named the Associated Press Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year
The Frogs rallied from 10 points down to force the game into OT
TCU vs. Texas Tech - AP Photos
No. 16 TCU vs. Kansas - AP Photos - 09/15/12
TCU at No. 5 Boise State - AP Photo Gallery
TCU at Wyoming - Nov. 5, 2011
2012: Appeared in 12 of 13 games and made six starts on the year ... recognized as All-Big 12 Honorable Mention as a returner ... tied for second on the team with 34 receptions ... third on the team with 455 yards receiving ... averaged 13.4 yards per catch and hauled in one scoring grab on the year ... used as TCU's primary kick and punt returner ... averaging 9.4 yards per punt return with a long of 64 yards ... returned 17 kickoffs for an average of 22.5 yards per return with a long of 52 yards ... one of two players (Tavon Austin) in the Big 12 to rank in the top five in punt and kick return average ... also carried the ball 10 times for 44 yards ... caught two passes for 31 yards against Kansas ... hauled in five catches for 62 yards against Virginia, including a 27-yarder ... his one grab against SMU went for 30 yards ... also added a 64-yard punt return in the win against the Mustangs ... made four catches for 57 yards in the game with Iowa State while averaging 32.6 yards per kick return with a long of 52 ... posted a career best numbers in receptions (10) and yards receiving (154) against Texas Tech and grabbed TCU's first touchdown of the game, a 19-yarder ... his 36-yard reception in the fourth quarter put TCU in position to tie the game and force overtime ... posted a 22-yard punt return against Texas Tech ... made catches in each of the last five games, including three each against Oklahoma State and Oklahoma ... had a 15-yard punt return and a 30-yard kick return against Michigan State.
2011: Played in all 13 games with five starts ... ranked second on the team in receptions (45), receiving yards (500) and receiving touchdowns (5) ... had at least one catch in all 13 games ... had a career day against Portland State, totaling eight grabs for 111 yards and two scores ... had a career-long 42-yard punt return to set up his 20-yard touchdown catch three plays later ... also enjoyed a career-long reception with a 73-yard scoring play against PSU ... came back the next week with seven receptions versus SMU ... tallied five receptions for 72 yards and a 20-yard touchdown against New Mexico ... contributed two catches for 52 yards, including a 48-yard scoring grab on the game's second play from scrimmage, against BYU at Cowboys Stadium ... his touchdown with 4:26 remaining in the Poinsettia Bowl put TCU ahead for good ... grabbed four balls for 85 yards to earn Offensive MVP honors in the Poinsettia Bowl.
2010: Played in 12 games with two starts ... exploded in the season opener against Oregon State, recording a career-high four receptions for 69 yards ... enjoyed a season-long 52 yard grab against the Beavers to set up a TCU touchdown ... had at least one reception in nine of 12 games ... hauled in a 43-yard catch against Wyoming ... snared a 24-yard reception at Utah ... all three of his kickoff returns on the season, including a career-long 44 yarder, came in the win against San Diego State ... his lone punt return was a 25-yard effort at New Mexico.
2009: True freshman who burst on the scene in the 44-6 win over Colorado State in week six ... had runs of 25 and 22 yards on his only two carries in the game ... ranked fifth on TCU for the season with 111 yards rushing on an 8.5 per carry mark ... had three rushes for 33 yards in the UNLV game ... ran three times for 12 yards in the 55-28 victory over Utah ... did not total any receptions.
High School:Named all-district as a senior ... totaled 33 receptions for 484 yards and five touchdowns in 2008 ... added five interceptions on defense ... helped lead Dallas Christian to a 14-0 record and state championship in 2008, the Chargers' first state title in 10 years ... also a track and field standout ... attended Poteet High School in Mesquite before transferring to Dallas Christian.
Personal: Parents are Gary and Rhonda Dawson.
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