2017 (Redshirt Junior): Appeared in one game (Oct. 21 vs. Wake Forest) … Did not record any statistics.
2016 (Redshirt Sophomore): Appeared in one game (Sept. 10 vs. Mercer) … Did not record any statistics.
2015 (Redshirt Freshman): Made collegiate debut vs. Tulane (Sept. 12) … Did not record any stats.
2014 (True Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Three-sport standout at Morgan County H.S. … Lettered three years for head football coach Bill Malone … Split time at running back, cornerback and safety … Served as team captain for two years … Named all-region as a senior … Ranks 10th in school history for receiving yardage … Participated one season in wrestling … Earned three letters in track and field and captained the team all three years.
Personal: Full name is Melvin Lewis Davis III … Born May 20, 1996 in Madison, Ga. … Son of Melvin Davis Jr. and Crystal Herd… Majoring in business administration … Intends to become actuary following college … Chose Georgia Tech for “education, football, and because it’s close to home.”