The big men up front played a large role in Georgia Tech football winning five of its last six regular-season games
2016 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 13 games with 11 starts ... Started the first five games of the season at left guard and the final six games of the season at right guard ... Helped pave the way for Georgia Tech to rank ninth nationally in rushing offense (258.1 ypg) and 17th nationally in fewest sacks allowed (1.23 pg).
2015 (True Freshman): Played in 10 games, making six starts ... Made collegiate debut vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Started last six games of season ... Was one of four signees to enroll in January 2015 ... Participated in spring drills.
High School: Lettered four years in football and one year in track and field at Franklin County H.S. ... Played left tackle and defensive end ... Threw shot put on track team ... Football team captain as senior ... Named Georgia 3A first-team all-state by Associated Press, Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Georgia Sports Writers Association as junior and senior ... Named 8-3A all-region as sophomore and junior and 7-3A all-region as senior ... Region 7-3A Lineman of the Year ... Played in NUC All-American Game.
Personal: Full name is William George Bryan ... Born April 28, 1996 in Snellville, Ga. ... Son of Mac and Tracy Bryan ... Father, Mac, played football at Georgia in 1983-84 ... Has one brother, Justin, who played baseball at Georgia in 2012-13 before transferring to Georgia Tech to play B-back for the Yellow Jackets’ football team ... Grandmother, Francis Bryan, was elected to Georgia Athletic Directors Hall of Fame in 2011 ... Great-grandfather, Kenneth Bryan Sr., played football at Vanderbilt from 1923-25 and was Vandy’s team captain in 1925 ... Grandfather, Kenneth Bryan, played football at Kentucky in 1948 and East Tennessee State from 1949-51 and was ETSU’s team captain in 1951 ... Majoring in business administration.