The University of Kentucky football team snapped a 26-game losing streaking to Tennessee by beating the Volunteers 10-7
Has played end and tackle during his career, so it will be interesting to see where he lands in the new defensive system ... Also has been a contributor on special teams ... Has played in 24 games.
2012 (Sophomore): Played in all 12 games ... Made six tackles, including a career-best two stops vs. WKU ... Got a quarterback sack at Florida ... Had a pass breakup.
2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in all 12 games, most coming on special teams ... Made one tackle.
2010 (Freshman): Redshirted ... Special Forces Scout Team Player of the Week for the South Carolina game.
High School: Defensive end prospect best known for his athleticism ... Has been timed at 4.6 in the 40-yard dash ... Played as a standup defensive end/outside linebacker at Wayne County HS ... Also saw action as a tight end ... Projects to play on the defensive side of the ball as a collegian ... All-region as a junior and senior ... Made over 100 tackles as a senior ... Collected nearly 100 tackles as a junior ... The nation's No. 134 defensive end by Scout.com ... Coached by Mark Daniel ... "Alvin has size, range and long arms and legs," Daniel said. "He also has very good agility for a player with his height. He has a good frame and the potential to add a lot of strength in college. He's also very aggressive and loves contact." ... Also a standout basketball player, earning all-region honors ... Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... Graduated with honors.
Personal: Born in Fellsmere, Fla. ... Son of Alvin Davis Sr. and Arrika Davis ... Alvin Jr. is a cousin of Mardy Gilyard, who played at the University of Cincinnati and is now with the Kansas City Chiefs ... Major is kinesiology.
Community Cats: Helped with Christian Appalachian Project for Pike County (2010) and the Big Blue U Move-In (2011).
Alvin Says ... Favorite college course so far is: chemistry ... I couldn't live without my: family ... What non-football sporting event would you like to attend? NHL ... The coolest thing about being at UK is: being close to Turtle Man ... My hidden talent is: I love gator hunting.