DCLevi Wallace

Alabama — SEC
  • Height: 6003
  • Weight: 176
  • Hometown: Tucson, AZ
  • Age: 22

Bio

2017 (Senior): A former walk-on who earned a scholarship in the fall of last season ... worked his way into a significant role in the secondary last season and carried that experience over into 2017 ... totaled 39 tackles, including 4.5 tackles for loss (-22 yards) and two sacks (-18 yards) ... tied for the team lead in interceptions with three, one of which he returned for a touchdown ... paces the Tide in pass breakups with 12 ... tied for the league lead in passes defensed with 15 while tying for sixth in the SEC in interceptions ... tied for 18th nationally in passes defended ... tabbed a Second Team All-SEC honoree by the Associated Press ... selected as a semifinalist for the Jim Thorpe Award, joining teammate Minkah Fitzpatrick on the list ... chosen as a Midseason First Team All-American by the Associated Press and a Midseason All-American by Sports Illustrated and TheAthletic.com ... selected as the SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Week for his two-interception game against Ole Miss and his career day against Tennessee ... named one of the UA coaching staff’s defensive players of the week for his performances against Florida State, Colorado State, Ole Miss, at Texas A&M and Tennessee. Florida State: Earned defensive player of the week recognition from the Tide coaching staff for his standout play at corner ... entered in a relief role but remained in the game, finishing with two tackles, a pass breakup and his first career interception ... totaled half a tackle for a loss (-1 yard). Fresno State:Made his first career start at corner ... finished with one tackle against the Bulldogs. Colorado State: Started at corner, finishing with a career-high five tackles against the Rams ... added four pass breakups, also a career-high mark ... his standout efforts in the starting effort earned him defensive player of the week honors from the Tide coaches. Vanderbilt: Made one tackle while breaking up a pass in the starting effort ... helped limit the Commodores to only 38 yards passing and 78 total yards of offense. Ole Miss: Selected as the SEC Defensive Player of the Week following his game against the Rebels ... picked off two Shea Patterson passes, returning the two passes for 66 combined yards ... took back his first interception for a pick-six from 35 yards away, the Tide’s first defensive touchdown of the season ... tabbed a defensive player of the week by the Alabama coaches for his efforts. Texas A&M: Matched his career high for tackles with five against the Aggies ... recorded one tackle for loss (-2 yards) ... earned defensive player of the week honors from the Alabama coaches for his standout play against a dangerous A&M passing game. Arkansas: Broke up three passes while making three tackles on the night ... helped limit the Razorbacks’ offense to only 200 yards passing and a completion percentage of just 54.8 percent. Tennessee:Earned SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Week accolades for his play against the Volunteers ... also tabbed a defensive player of the week by the Alabama coaches after the rivalry pairing with UT ... made a career-high six tackles, including three for a loss (-19 yards) ... added the first two sacks of his career (-18 yards) and pressured the quarterback once ... leader of a Tide defensive effort that saw the Vol offense muster just 108 total yards. LSU:Matched his career high for tackles with six stops against the Tigers ... also broke up one pass, his team-leading 10th of the season ... played a key role in coverage, allowing the Tide defensive front to record a season-high six sacks. Mississippi State: Totaled four tackles in the defensive secondary against the Bulldogs. Mercer: Broke up one pass while adding two tackles against the Bears. Auburn: Registered four tackles and one pass breakup against the Tigers. 

2016 (Junior): A former walk-on who was awarded a scholarship during fall camp in 2016 ... provided depth at corner and on special teams for the Tide, playing in 11 contests ... earned special teams player of the week honors from the UA coaching staff for his play against Mississippi State. USC: Played in his first collegiate game, making one tackle and breaking up a pass. Western Kentucky: Recorded one tackle and a pass breakup, entering in a reserve role in the Tide secondary. Ole Miss: Entered in a reserve role in the Tide secondary but did not record any stats. Kent State:Played in a relief role and recorded a career-high three tackles against the Golden Flashes. Tennessee: Came in late in the game in the defensive secondary but did not record any stats. Mississippi State: Matched his career-high total for tackles with three against the Bulldogs ... made one stop on punt coverage, downing the MSU returner immediately on his way to earn special teams player of the week honors from the Alabama coaches ... added a pair of tackles in the Tide secondary. Chattanooga: Saw time on special teams and in the defensive secondary but did not record any stats against the Mocs. Auburn: Played significant minutes in the defensive secondary following the departure of Marlon Humphrey ... totaled two tackles on the afternoon ... helped limit the Tiger passers to only 116 yards through the air. Florida: Entered off the bench in the Tide’s secondary ... recorded one tackle and his first career quarterback hurry against the Gators. Washington: Saw time on special teams and in the defensive secondary against the Huskies but did not record any stats. Clemson: Added depth in the Tide secondary and on special teams but did not register any tackles against the Tigers.

2015 (Sophomore): Did not see action in 2015. 

2014 (Freshman): Did not see action in 2014.

High School: Played defensive back and wide receiver for Tucson High School ... also competed in track and field in high school ... coached by Justin Argraves at THS.