#72 Dan Dawkins


Class Redshirt Sophomore
Height 6'3"
Weight 305
Hometown Staten Island, N.Y.
High School The Peddie School

As a Redshirt Freshman (2019)
• 12 games played
• Played on the offensive line at right guard and on special-team conversion units
• Earned early-season starting assignments against Georgia and Purdue

As a Freshman (2018)
• Dawkins did not see action in his first year on campus
• Contributed as a scout team offensive lineman during fall practices

The Hawkins File
• Lettered in football, baseball and wrestling at The Peddie School
• Captained both the football and wrestling teams
• Helped lead Falcons to the 2017 MAPL championship and Big 3 Trophy in 2016 and 2017
• Two-time All-MAPL in 2015 and 2017
• ESPN’s No. 8 center in nation
• Full name is Daniel James Dawkins Jr.
• Born and raised on Staten Island, N.Y.
• Son of Donna and Dan Dawkins
• Has two older sisters, Dakota and Hunter
• Both sisters swam collegiately and are now EMTs
• Mother is a registered nurse and father is a project specialist