Becomes fifth SIU player on a CFPA Watch List
Offense made big plays in passing game, but defense forced four turnovers.
Kory Faulkner passed for 239 yards and four TDs.
Played in all 12 games and made three starts...Used as a running back, slot receiver and kick returner...Second on the team with 321 rushing yards...Averaged 5.3 yards per carry, highest on the team among those with more than one rushing attempt...Returned the opening kickoff 92 yards for a touchdown against Missouri State...Fourth on the team with 794 all-purpose yards...Set season highs with 49 rushing yards and six receptions for 41 yards against Eastern Illinois.
Prior to SIU
Rushed for 906 yards and six touchdowns in two seasons at Highland CC...All-Jayhawk Conference honorable mention in 2010 and 2011...Sat out the 2012 season.
As a senior at East Coweta (Ga.) High School, ran for 2,000 yards and 28 touchdowns... In his final two years of high school, ran for 3,361 yards and 39 touchdowns...Named All-Region and All-State as a senior.
Full name is Latavious Willis...Born on Aug. 22, 1991...Mother's name is Lateshia Willis-Warner...University studies major.
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|Football||Carbondale, Ill.||7:00 PM|
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|Football||Charleston, Ill.||6:00 PM|
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|Football||Carbondale, Ill.||6:00 PM|
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|Football||West Lafayette, Ind.||TBA|