Tay Willis
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    Tay Willis

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Newnan, Ga.

    High School:
    East Coweta

    Last College:
    Highland CC

    Height / Weight:
    5-8 / 169

    Position:
    WR

    Experience:
    5th


    08/25/2014

    Coach Lennon football press conference transcript

    Lennon met with the media in advance of SIU's season opener on Thursday, Aug. 28, vs Taylor in Saluki Stadium

    08/05/2014

    Saluki wide receiver Tay Willis has speed to burn

    Recap of Day 3 of Saluki Football camp

    07/22/2014

    Willis named to CFPA Kick Returner Award Watch List

    Becomes fifth SIU player on a CFPA Watch List

    04/19/2013

    Good give-and-take characterizes Saluki Football Spring Game

    Offense made big plays in passing game, but defense forced four turnovers.

    04/13/2013

    Offense bounces back with strong performance in second spring scrimmage

    Kory Faulkner passed for 239 yards and four TDs.

    2014 (Senior)
    2014 Game-by-Game

    2013 (Junior)
    2013 Game-by-Game
    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.

    High School
    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.

    Personal
    Full name is Latavious Willis...Born on Aug. 22, 1991...Mother's name is Lateshia Willis-Warner...University studies major.

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