Golden Bears and Cardinal resume nation's 10th-longest running rivalry Saturday at Stanford Stadium
A total of 21 Golden Bears to play final home game with Cal one win away from bowl eligibility
Golden Bears and Cougars both trying to enhance bowl chances, move up in Pac-12's North Division standings
Golden Bears coming off impressive 34-10 victory over Utah at AT&T Park
Golden Bears looking to end three-game slide in first ever conference game against Utes
CAL CAREER: Saw action in one game off the bench during his two seasons at Cal (2010-11).
2011: Saw action in one game off the bench against Presbyterian.
2010: Redshirted ... did not play.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: A first-team All-NorCal Conference running back as a sophomore in 2009, rushing for 1,052 yards and 17 touchdowns, with an average of 5.7 yards per carry to lead his squad to the Northern California junior college title.
HIGH SCHOOL: A two-way player at running back and linebacker who was named the Most Valuable Player in San Mateo County as a senior in 2007 when he rushed for 1,985 yards and 27 touchdowns, while recording 22.0 sacks on defense ... named All-Peninsula-Lake League at both running back and linebacker in each of his final two campaigns, while adding all-conference honors at running back as a 2005 sophomore.
PERSONAL: Full name is David Patrick Aknin ... born February 3, 1989 ... parents are Jacques and Nancy Aknin ... major is political economy.
LAST UPDATED: May 1, 2012