A total of 124 Tech athletes earned the academic honor
Team to stick to football
Coach Holtz previews the Northwestern State game
Bulldogs get two transfers from Big Ten Conference schools
2014: Played in 11 games, starting in three ... Made his first career start against Northwestern State (9/20).
2013 (East Mississippi CC): Started all 12 games at left guard on Coach Buddy Stephens' 2013 NJCAA National Championship team at East Mississippi Community College.
High School: Prep standout at Brandon (MS) High School... 2012 Mississippi Association of Coaches (MAC) Class 6A All-State Second Team... 2012 Jackson Clarion-Ledger All-State First Team... Mississippi/Alabama All-Star Game participant... Member of the Bulldogs' 2012 MHSAA Class 6A state runners-up team... 2011 MAC Class 6A All-State Second Team.
Personal: David Kyle Mahaffey ... Son of Robert and Sandra Mahaffey ... Born on Jan. 17, 1995 in Brandon, Miss. ... Father, Robert, played football at Mississippi College (1978-81) ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Ole Miss, Louisiana-Lafayette, Georgia, Troy, Missouri, Utah State and Northern Colorado.