27 - Nick Willis
Nick Willis
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200
Year: So.
Hometown: Stone Mountain, Ga.
High School: Dunwoody
Position: DB

ON WILLIS: Immediately made an impact in the secondary as a true freshman, playing in all 11 games and starting seven … expected to retain the starting safety job … big, physical player who is able to attack the ball.

FRESHMAN (2012): Played in all 11 games, starting seven in his true freshman season … recorded 38 tackles, one forced fumble and one interception which he returned for nine yards … interception came in the final game of the season vs. Furman where he also posted a season-high seven tackles … forced and recovered a fumble in a win vs. Georgia Southern … had six tackles and one pass breakup in a win vs. Appalachian State.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Dunwoody High School ... lettered twice in football and three times in track and field ... served as a team captain ... made 80 tackles and had one forced fumble and one interception which he returned for a touchdown his senior season ... named team's defensive back of the year ... played on two region and one county championship team.

PERSONAL: Son of Bud and Michelle Willis ... majoring in business administration.

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