23 - Dale Jennings
Dale Jennings
Birth Date: 01/29/1980
Height: 5-8
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Vincennes, Ind.
High School: Lincoln
Position: Running back
Seasons at Butler: 3rd season
Sat out last season after transferring back to Butler from Western Kentucky...left Butler after two seasons and sat out the 2000 season at Western Kentucky...one of the fastest players on the Bulldogs' roster...clocked at 4.5 in the 40 during spring testing...ranks among the team's strongest players (340 bench press)...1999: Played in all 10 games...led the Bulldogs in rushing and tied for the team lead in scoring...tied for third on the squad in pass receiving...rushed for over 100 yards in three of Butler's final four games...gained a career-high 144 yards on 36 carries against Quincy...rushed for 131 yards on 19 carries against San Diego...1998: Played in one varsity and one junior varsity game...picked up 19 yards on eight carries in Butler's win at Quincy...Personal: Sociology major...born 1/29/80...son of Ted and Carolyn Taborn...High School: All-state tailback at Vincennes Lincoln High School...helped lead prep squad to a two-year 23-3 record...ranked seventh in the state in rushing as a senior with 2,272 yards...averaged better than nine yards per carry...scored 25 touchdowns in final prep season...named all-conference, all-area and Indiana "Top 33"...High School Coach: Mike Hidde.