Kelvin Drake
Kelvin  Drake

Galveston, TX

High School:
Ball HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 295


Moved over the guard position this season and has started in every game....Key part of the offensive line that has seen the emergence of running back Lance Dunbar....Been part of an offensive line that has allowed the third fewest sacks in the nation this season.

Took a medical redshirt during the 2008 season ... Will have two years of eligibility remaining.

Earned second team all-conference honors in 2007 ... One of only five returning lettermen to start all 12 games in 2007 for the Mean Green ... Anchored an offensive line that gave up no sacks and kept Giovanni Vizza on his feet as he passed for 478 yards against Navy ... Cleared the way for a North Texas rushing attack that amassed 221 yards and three touchdowns against Arkansas State.

Saw action in five games as a backup including a lot of action in last four games of the year... Was on the offensive line for the squad that scored 17 unanswered second-quarter points versus Louisiana Tech... Blocked on every carry by Deavin Cox against Louisiana- Lafayette when Cox led the team in rushing... Played extensively when the Mean Green had a season-high 415 yards of total offense against Louisiana Tech and a season-high 254 yards rushing against Florida Atlantic.

High School/Personal
Garnered first team all-distrit and all-area selections as a senior after beign named second team all-district as a junior ... As a junior, was named to the All-Greater Houston Underclassmen Team by Texas Prep Extra ... Earned three letters in football as well as a letter in powerlifting at Galveston Ball ... Had perfect attendance in high school and was named to the Honor Roll ... Is a member of Who's Who Among High School Students ... Son of Jeanetta Jones ... Born May 30, 1988.

North Texas Mean Green