Adam Gotsis
Adam  Gotsis


Abbotsford, Australia

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 282



2015 Football Media Day Transcript

Quotes from Coach Johnson and players at Tech's Media Day


#TGW: Adam's Last Ride

Senior DT Adam Gotsis preparing for last leg of amazing Georgia Tech career


Johnson Coach of the Year; Seven All-ACC

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


#TGW: Pick Pockets

The Yellow Jackets are leading the ACC in turnover margin


Postgame Notes: Georgia Tech 56, Pitt 28

Postgame notes from the Yellow Jackets' road win at Pitt


Georgia Tech vs. Duke, 34-20

NCAA Football: Georgia Tech squares off against Duke at Wallace Wade Stadium.


Georgia Tech 22, Notre Dame 30

No. 14 Georgia Tech got a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns from Patrick Skov as the Yellow Jackets rallied on the road at No. 8 Notre Dame, but the Fighting Irish held on for a 30-23 victory Saturday at Notre Dame Stadium.


Georgia Tech vs Tulane (Photos by Danny Karnik and Austin Foote)

No. 15 Football Rolls Green Wave, 65-10


Georgia Tech 69, Alcorn State 6

Seven different players scored a touchdown, including four with the first of their careers, as No. 16 Georgia Tech's offense light up the Atlanta skyline with a 69-6 win Thursday night over Alcorn State.


Football vs. Florida State

ACC Championship on December 6, 2014.

2014 ALL-ACC, SECOND TEAM (ACSMA, coaches, Phil Steele)

2015 (Senior): Voted one of three team captains by teammates after week 3 of season ... Started first five games at defensive tackle ... Had one solo tackle and TFL vs. Alcorn State ... Recorded career-high-tying six tackles with one sack and two TFLs vs. Tulane ... Posted three tackles, one sack, one TFL, one QB hurry and fumble recovery at Notre Dame (Sept. 19) ... Tied career high with six tackles at Duke (Sept. 26) ... Did not record any stats vs. North Carolina (Oct. 3) ... Has started 33 consecutive games.

2014 (Junior):
Started all 14 games on defensive line ... Named to All-ACC Second Team by both media and coaches ... Finished season eighth on defense with 36 tackles, including 23 solo ... Registered 6.5 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks, caught one interception and blocked field goal and PAT ... Recorded four tackles and 1.0 TFL in 49-34 Orange Bowl win over Mississippi State (Dec. 31) ... Tallied four tackles vs. Florida State in ACC Championship Game (Dec. 6) ... Had four tackles, including one for loss of one yard, and blocked field goal at Georgia (Nov. 29) ... Recorded three tackles vs. Clemson (Nov. 15) ... Blocked PAT at NC State (Nov. 8) ... Has started in 25 consecutive games ... Tallied three solo tackles and recorded second interception of career vs. Virginia (Nov. 1) ... Matched 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 loss of one yard, vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ... Registered five tackles, including 0.5 for loss of one yard, one pass breakup and quarterback hurry at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ... Had two solo tackles and one for loss of three yards vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ... Recorded three tackles in season opener against Wofford (Aug. 30).

2013 (Sophomore): Started all 13 games at nose tackle ... Recorded 38 tackles, 23 solo tackles ... Ranked second on 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 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 sack vs. Georgia (Nov. 30) ... Had five tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, half-sack and blocked two kicks vs. Ole Miss in Music City Bowl (Dec. 30).

2012 (True Freshman): Played in 12 games and made one start ... Statistics – five total tackles with three solo tackles – don’t reflect impact as rookie ... Had 1.5 tackles for loss, including one sack ... Also had one pass break-up ... Had solo tackle at Maryland (Nov. 3) ... Started against Duke (Nov. 17) and responded with three tackles and career-first sack ... Had tackle and half-tackle for loss at Georgia (Nov. 24) ... 2012-13 ACC Honor Roll.

High School: Kew HS ... Selected to 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 premier team in Gridiron Victoria – Monash Warriors ... Recorded team-high 12.5 sacks and earned MVP honors in 2010.

Personal: Full name is Adam Gotsis ... Son of Louis and Doxy Gotsis ... Born Sept. 23, 1992, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia ... Family watches most of Tech’s games between 2 and 5 a.m. on laptop computers ... Has four siblings – Peter, Steph, Kristina and Eleni ... Said flyer advertising Georgia Tech gained interest in school at age 13 ... Wore No. 92 in high school to signify birth year ... Majoring in business administration.

Tackles: 6, three times – last time at Duke, Sept. 26, 2015
Solo Tackles: 4, twice – last time at Duke, Sept. 26, 2015 
Tackles for Loss: 4.0 at BYU, Oct. 12, 2013
Pass Break-Ups: 1, five times
Sacks: 2.0, twice – last time at Pitt, Oct. 25, 2014
Interceptions: 1, twice – last time vs. Virginia, Nov. 1, 2014
Fumble Recoveries: 1 at Notre Dame, Sept. 19, 2015
Blocked Kicks: 2 vs. Ole Miss, Dec. 30, 2013

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