Ray Davis - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • position Running Back
  • height 5-10
  • Weight 215
  • class Senior
  • Hometown San Francisco, Calif.
  • High school Blair Academy
  • Previous School Vanderbilt

Transferred to Kentucky after two seasons at Vanderbilt (2021-22) and Temple (2019-20) … Phil Steele All-SEC Team in 2022 at Vanderbilt … Rushed 232 times for 1,042 yards and five touchdowns … Became the 10th Commodore all-time to rush for 1,000 yards in a single season … Played in all 12 games, ranking fourth in the SEC and 32nd nationally in rushing yards per game … Had five 100-yard rushing games, with a career-high 167 yards vs. South Carolina … Also showed his receiving ability during the season with 29 catches for 169 yards and three TDs … Rushed for 238 yards and a touchdown in three games for Vanderbilt in 2021 … Played in the first four games of the 2020 season at Temple, rushing for 323 yards and a touchdown … 2019 First-Team Freshman All-America by Pro Football Focus, rushing for 1,259 yards and nine touchdowns while catching 27 passes for 243 yards and a TD … Had three 100-yard rushing games that season, including 157 yards against East Carolina and a 135-yard, two-TD performance in a win over Georgia Tech that earned American Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors … Has 10 siblings … Rated a three-star recruit by 247Sports coming out of high school and the 42nd-ranked player in New Jersey … Had offers from Albany, Kent State, Maine and Navy coming out of high school.

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