Deon Hill
Deon Hill

RS Senior

Phenix City, Ala.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 194




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Football vs. Mississippi State

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Photos by Steve Jensen

2014 (Redshirt Senior): Played in all 14 games, starting two ... Nominated for Orange Bowl-FWAA Award ... Rushed 34 times for 238 yards (6.8 ypa) and three touchdowns ... Had 10 receptions for 178 yards and one touchdown, which was game-winning touchdown with 23 seconds left against Georgia Southern ... Rushed for 23 yards on five carries in Tech's 49-34 Orange Bowl win over Mississippi State (Dec. 31) ... Carried three times for 19 yards and caught 27-yard pass vs. Florida State in ACC Championship game ... Tallied career-high 56 yards rushing on five carries and had two receptions for 13 yards at Georgia (Nov. 29) ... Rushed for six yards on one carry vs. Clemson (Nov. 15) ... Saw action at NC State (Nov. 8) ... Rushed for 14-yard touchdown vs. Virginia (Nov. 1) ... Rushed for 17 yards and one touchdown at Pitt (Oct. 25) ... Had one reception for career-high 47 yards and rushed once for 12 yards at North Carolina (Oct. 18) ... Hauled in three catches for career-high 48 yards and had one rushing attempt for five yards against Duke (Oct. 11) ... Rushed two times for 16 yards, including an eight-yard touchdown run, vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ... Hauled in one catch for 19 yards at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ... Scored game-winning touchdown with 23 seconds left on 13-yard reception and rushed four times for 18 yards against Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ... Rushed career-high six times for 43 yards and caught one pass for 11 yards at Tulane (Sept. 6) ... Saw action in season opener vs. Wofford (Aug. 30) ... Graduated from Georgia Tech in December with bachelor's degree in management.

2013 (Redshirt Junior): Played in nine games and started three times ... Missed four games because of battle with Crohn's Disease ... Averaged 9.2 yards per carry ... Rushed 13 times for 119 yards and one touchdown ... Had four receptions for 49 yards and touchdown ... Rushed for touchdown and had 17-yard reception in season opener vs. Elon (Aug. 31) ... Rushed three times for 47 yards at Miami (Oct. 5) ... Had 11-yard rush and five-yard touchdown reception at BYU (Oct. 12) ... Rushed two times for 11 yards and had two receptions for 27 yards at Clemson (Nov. 14).

2012 (Redshirt Sophomore): Played in all 14 games ... Rushed six times for 40 yards (6.7 yards per carry) ... Also had four receptions for 20 yards and one touchdown ... Was nearly hero in season-opening overtime loss at Virginia Tech (Sept. 3) ... 10-yard touchdown reception with 44 seconds left gave Yellow Jackets 17-14 lead, only to see Hokies send game in overtime with field goal moments later ... Rushed once for 12 yards vs. Presbyterian (Sept. 8) ... Had 14-yard rushing attempt vs. Duke (Nov. 17) ... Had five-yard rush and three-yard reception at Georgia (Nov. 30).

2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action in all 13 games as key performer on special teams and back-up at A-back ... Only rushing attempt of season went for touchdown - vs. Western Carolina in season opener (Sept. 1) ... Standout on special teams ... Recorded nine special teams tackles, including two vs. Kansas (Sept. 17) and two vs. Maryland (Oct. 8).

2010 (True Freshman): Redshirted, did not play.

High School: Central HS ... Rushed for 1,587 yards and 18 touchdowns as senior in 2009 ... 18 touchdowns tied school's single-season record ... Named all-state in Alabama ... Played in Mississippi/Alabama All-Star Game ... Was high school teammate of Orwin Smith ... Served as Smith's back-up at running back in 2008 ... Played three seasons of football, including one as team captain, for coach Ron Nelson.

Personal: Full name is Demetrius Deon Hill ... Son of Don and Diane ... Born Feb. 25, 1992, in Columbus, Ga. ... Started playing football at age 5.

Rushing Attempts: 6, at Tulane, Sept. 6, 2014
Yards Rushing: 56 at Georgia, Nov. 29, 2014
Longest Rush: 24 at Miami, Oct. 5, 2013
Rushing Touchdowns: 1, five times - last time vs. Virginia, Nov. 1, 2014
Receptions: 3, vs. Duke, Oct. 11, 2014
Receiving Yards: 48, vs. Duke, Oct. 11, 2014
Longest Reception: 47 at North Carolina, Oct. 18, 2014
Receiving Touchdowns: 1, three times - last time vs. Georgia Southern, Sept. 13, 2014

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