35 - David Lang
David Lang
Height: 6-0
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lowell, Ind.
High School: Lowell
Position: PK

2011:  PFL Academic Honor Roll...honorable mention All-PFL placekicker...handled kickoff and placekicking duties in all 11 games..led the Bulldogs and tied for fourth in the PFL in scoring (6.5)...ranked second in the league in kick scoring...led the PFL with a school-record 14 field goals...finished his career with a Butler record 35 field goals...two-time PFL Special Teams Player of the Week...earned the league's weekly award after scoring 10 points at Indiana State...picked up the PFL honor again after booting three field goals, including the game-winner, against Dayton...hit a career-long, 46-yard field goal against Dayton...had eight total field goals of 30 or more yards...successful on his final 10 field goal attempts...ranked third in the PFL in field goal percentage (.875/14-16) and both players ahead of him attempted just six total field goals...hit six of six PAT attempts against Valparaiso...connected on 30 of 34 PAT attempts on the season...named first team PFL Academic All-League.

2010:  Honorable mention All-PFL placekicker...received a “One Play Warrior” (Butler Special Teams performance) Award...led the Bulldogs and wound up seventh in the PFL in scoring...placed third in the PFL in kick scoring...led the PFL with a Butler record 14 field goals...ranked fifth in the PFL in field goal percentage (.609) and seventh in PAT kick percentage (.909)...named PFL Special Teams Player of the Week after kicking three field goals in Butler’s victory over Albion...kick three field goals against Jacksonville...had a season-long 45-yard field goal against Morehead State...connected on six of six PAT kicks against Valparaiso...named first team on the PFL All-Academic Team...chosen to the PFL Academic Honor Roll.

2009:  Saw action in all 12 games as Butler’s placekicker...two-time PFL Special Teams Player of the Week...wound up third on the team and tenth in the PFL in scoring...third in the PFL in kick scoring...tied for fifth in the league in field goal percentage and finished seventh in the circuit in field goals...kicked a game-winning, 37-yard field goal with 0:01.9 left to lift the Bulldogs past San Diego, 25-24...hit a 27-yard field goal with one second remaining to give Butler a 20-17 victory over Drake and a share of the PFL season championship...was perfect on six PAT attempts against Albion and Hanover...named first team Academic All-PFL...chosen to the PFL Academic Honor Roll.

2008:  Handled kickoff duties in all 11 games...averaged 54.7 yards on 57 kickoffs...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll.

Personal:  Exercise Science major...born 9/22/89...son of Mark and Jane Lang.

High School:  Two-year all-conference placekicker at Lowell High School...twice squad’s Most Valuable Special Teams Player...named all-area and a Region 1 All-Star...honorable mention all-state...hit 12 of 18 field goal attempts, including a school-record 47-yard kick, as a senior...helped high team to a state title in 2005 and a state runner-up finish in 2007...Academic All-State...earned three varsity letters...High School Coach:  Kirk Kennedy.