2006 - Played in the final six games of the 2006 season, starting two, after missing the early part of the year with an injury ... a very smart player with good blocking skills, he serves as a good lead in the running game ... also made his second career reception against Oklahoma.
2005 - Academic All-Big 12 First Team ... honored as the 2006 AT&T Cotton Bowl Scholar-Athlete ... played in all 12 games, earning two starts ... primarily used at the BH position (bigger back) ... caught one pass on the season for five yards at Baylor ... had a special teams tackle against Oklahoma ... saw most action on special teams.
2004 - Scout team member ... named team's Most Outstanding Scout Team performer for offense.
2003 - Redshirt season ... walk-on ... scout team member.
High School - Cisco High School in Cisco, Texas ... all-state tight end and defensive end ... played in the Texas High School Coaches Association All-Star Game ... helped lead CHS to state finals in Class 2A ... also was on the state champion mile relay team ... National Honor Society president ... class president ... High School Coach: Brent West.
Personal - David Schaefer ... born May 29, 1984, in Abilene, Texas ... son of Elaine and Danny Schaefer ... has two brothers, Sean and Matt ... majoring in biochemistry.