McNeese is currently number one in the country in scoring defense at just 6.7 points per game, while ranking second nationally in yards allowed. Defensive back Dominique Hill is a big factor why, the sophomore leads the team in both tackles with 17 and tackles for a loss with 5.5. McNeese’s coaching staff believes Hill might be the prototype for their Buck position. McNeese’s Hill Shines at Buck Position and here are a few stats on him today!
Dominique Hill – 2015 Football
7 Dominique HillPosition: Defensive Back
Hometown: Mansfield, LA
High School: Mansfiled High School
2014 All-SLC Honorable Mention
2014: Ranked eighth on the team with 34 tackles as a true freshman… tied for second on the squad with 7.5 tackles for a loss… added one sack and picked off two passes… had five pass breakups, caused and recovered one fumble… season high six tackles three times – at Nebraska, vs. Prairie View, vs. Nicholls… had a tremendous college debut at No. 19 Nebraska with six tackles, two tackles for a loss, a sack, pass break up, and a forced fumble… 2 1/2 tackles for a loss against Prairie View… intercepted two passes vs. Lamar.
High School: 2-star rating by 247 Sports… first team All-District honors as a quarterback and defensive back at Mansfield High School… earned All-Area honors as a punt returner and honorable mention All-State honors as a DB… missed half of his senior season due to injury… as a junior, threw for over 1,000 yards and 18 touchdowns with just three interceptions… returned five punts for touchdowns… a star on the basketball court where he earned second team all-district honors as a shooting guard… member of the Principal’s List and the National Honor Society… earned his high school diploma in December and signed with the Cowboys shortly after.
Other: born Feb. 17, 1996… son of Chris Hill and Michelle Hall… father is former LSU standout tight end Chris Hill.