28 David Van Dyke
Major: Human Performance and Sports Science
2012 - Redshirt Junior Season
Started all 11 games at free safety for the Tigers... Made 36 solo tackles and assisted on 16 more stops... Picked off two passes for TSU, one against Austin Peay (9/15) and the other versus Arkansas-Pine Bluff (9/29)... Broke up five passes including three at UT Martin (11/17)... Made eight tackles against both the Golden Lions and the Skyhawks
2011 - Redshirt Sophomore Season
Participated in 10 games for TSU...Collected 18 tackles and 15 solo stops...Had one-for-loss for eight yards...Also had one sack for eight yards...Picked up three pass breakups...Recorded a career-high nine stops at Murray State (Sept. 17).
2010 - Redshirt Freshman Season
Played in four games for the Big Blue...Managed two tackles and a half sack against Alabama A&M on Sept. 4...Picked up an interception against Florida A&M (Sept. 25).
Took a redshirt during the 2009 campaign.
Booker T. Washington High School
Named to the Florida All-State team...Selected Defensive Player of the Year...Led team in interceptions with five and 150 tackles.
Son of Tedi Whiston...Born on March 6, 1991.