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Adam Gotsis
Adam Gotsis

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Abbotsford, Australia

High School:
Kew

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 282

Position:
DL



12/10/2014

Johnson Coach of the Year; Seven All-ACC

All-ACC voting conducted by the league's 14 head coaches

11/13/2014

#TGW: Pick Pockets

The Yellow Jackets are leading the ACC in turnover margin

10/25/2014

Postgame Notes: Georgia Tech 56, Pitt 28

Postgame notes from the Yellow Jackets' road win at Pitt

10/19/2014

Postgame Notes: North Carolina 48, Georgia Tech 43

09/23/2014

ESPNU All-Access To Visit Jackets Wednesday

Tech's All-Access show airs Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 6 p.m. on ESPNU

12/06/2014

Football vs. Florida State

ACC Championship on December 6, 2014.

10/25/2014

Georgia Tech Football at Pittsburgh

USATSI Gallery

09/26/2013

Georgia Tech vs Virginia Tech (Photos by Danny Karnik)

Georgia Tech Falls to Virginia Tech In Whiteout Game, 17-10

08/31/2013

Elon @ Georgia Tech - 8/31/2013

Elon @ Georgia Tech - 8/31/2013

10/20/2012

Georgia Tech vs. Boston College

Georgia Tech vs. Boston College

Honors
* 2014 All-ACC Second Team (media)
* 2014 All-ACC Second Team (coaches)

Has emerged as a leader on defense and as one of the top defensive linemen in the ACC... a hard-working, relentless defender who is coming off an outstanding sophomore season... made an immediate impact in 2012 as a true freshman... likely to see action at both tackle positions... has developed into one of Tech's top pass-rushers... came to Atlanta from Australia, where he played very little American football... was working as a lifeguard when he got the scholarship offer from Tech... a good student who has made the Dean's List and the Academic Honor Roll.

2014 (junior): Named to the All-ACC second team by both the media and coaches ... Eighth on the defense with 32 tackles, including 21 solo ... Registered 5.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, caught one interception and blocked a field goal and a PAT ... Tallied four tackles vs. Florida State in the ACC Championship Game (Dec. 6) ... Had four tackles, including on for a loss of one yard, and blocked a field goal at Georgia (Nov. 29) ... Recorded three tackles vs. Clemson (Nov. 15) ...Blocked a PAT at NC State (Nov. 8) ...Has started in 25 consecutive games ... Tallied three solo tackles and recorded his second interception of his career vs. Virginia (Nov. 1) ... Matched his career-high two sacks at Pitt (Oct. 25) ... Had three tackles, including two solo, at North Carolina (Oct. 18) ... Registered one solo tackle and one pass break up vs. Duke (Oct. 11) ... Tallied two solo tackles, including one for a loss of one yard, vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ... Registered five tackles, including 0.5 for a loss of one yard, one pass breakup and a quarterback hurry at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ... Had two solo tackles and one for a loss of three yards vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ... Recorded three tackles in the season opener against Wofford (Aug. 30).

2013 (sophomore): Started all 13 games at nose tackle... recorded 38 tackles, 23 solo tackles... ranked second on the team in tackles for loss (14.5) and sacks (5.5)... registered one interception and two blocked kicks... had six tackles, two tackles for loss and a sack at Duke (Sept. 14)... recorded five tackles, two solo tackles and had career-highs for tackles for loss (4.0) and sacks (2.0) at BYU (Oct. 12)... registered four solo tackles, two tackles for loss and a sack vs. Georgia (Nov. 30)... had five tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, a half-sack and blocked two kicks vs. Ole Miss in the Music City Bowl (Dec. 30).

2012 (true freshman): Played in 12 games and made one start... his statistics -- five total tackles with three solo tackles -- don't reflect his impact as a rookie... had 1.5 tackles for loss, including one sack... also had one pass break-up... had a solo tackle at Maryland (Nov. 3)... started against Duke (Nov. 17) and responded with three tackles and his first career sack... had a tackle and a half-tackle for loss at Georgia (Nov. 24).

High School: Kew HS... selected to the IFAF World Team roster that played Team USA in USA Football's International Bowl on Feb. 1, 2012 in Austin, Texas... played Australian Rules Football for eight years... played American Rules Football for the premier team in Gridiron Victoria, the Monash Warriors... recorded a team-high 12.5 sacks and earned MVP honors in 2010

Personal: Full name is Adam Gotsis... son of Louis and Daxy Gotsis... born Sept. 23, 1992 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia... his family watches most of Tech's games between 2 and 5 a.m. on their laptop computers... has four siblings - Peter, Steph, Kristina and Eleni.... said a flyer advertising Georgia Tech gained his interest in the school at age 13... wore No. 92 in high school to signify his birth year... majoring in business administration.

Career Highs
Tackles: 6 vs. at Duke, Sept. 14, 2013
Solo Tackles: 4, vs. Georgia, Nov. 30, 2013
PB: 1, fivetimes
TFL: 4.0 at BYU, Oct. 12, 2013
Sacks: 2.0, twice, at Pitt, Oct. 25, 2014, at BYU, Oct. 12, 2013
Interceptions: 1, twice, vs. Virginia, Nov. 1, 2014, at Clemson, Nov. 14, 2013
Blocks: 2 vs. Ole Miss, Dec. 30, 2013

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