Quarterback, Class of 2021
North Shore High School, Houston, TX
Virginia Tech has received a commitment from 4-star quarterback Dematrius Davis out of North Shore High School in Houston, TX. It’s the second 2021 commitment in the last three days, and Virginia Tech’s third commitment for the 2021 class.
— Dee (@Dematrius09) November 14, 2019
Davis is ranked No. 143 in the nation overall by the 247Sports’ Composite ranking system, and he is listed as the No. 4 dual-threat quarterback in the nation. He chose Virginia Tech out of an announced final five of LSU, Nebraska, Texas A&M, Baylor, and the Hokies.
Davis is listed with 22 offers, including 10 from Power 5 schools. His 247 Composite ranking is No. 24 in the state of Texas. Rivals.com lists him as the No. 166 player in the country and the No. 27 player in Texas.
In his sophomore season in 2018, Davis completed 192-of-268 (71.6%) passing for 3,350 yards and 43 touchdowns against just two interceptions. Per the USA Today, “As a sophomore, Davis helped lead North Shore to an undefeated 16-0 season, a Texas state championship and the No. 2 spot in the USA TODAY Super 25. The team won the (Class 6A) championship on a 45-yard Hail Mary thrown by Davis.”
— FOX Sports Southwest (@FOXSportsSW) December 23, 2018
In reporting his commitment tonight, the Houston Chronicle noted “This year he’s 94-of-154 (61.0%) for 1,650 yards and 19 touchdowns with five interceptions. He also has 64 carries for 469 yards and another 11 touchdowns.”