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Antonio Wilson
Antonio Wilson

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Decatur, Ga.

High School:
Columbia HS

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 240

Position:
Defensive End



An intriguing prospect who played just one year of high school football... gained 19 pounds and packed on muscle since arriving at Tech in August of 2008... athletic enough to play receiver... was a high school basketball star at Columbia High School but did not play varsity football until his senior year... enters 2009 as one of the top reserves at defensive end... recorded three tackles in the spring game.

2008
Redshirted as a true freshman... played very well for the scout team.

High School
An intriguing prospect who starred in basketball but played high school football for the first time as a senior in 2007... listed as a defensive end but is athletic enough to play receiver... played in just four games in 2007 after suffering an injury in an automobile accident... had 25 tackles and 11 sacks in those four games... has fully recovered from the injury... played three seasons of basketball at Columbia... helped Columbia to the 2006 state championship in basketball... an outstanding student with a GPA approaching 4.0... consistently on the honor roll... member of the National Honor Society... chose Georgia Tech over Vanderbilt and others... selected Tech because of the football, the engineering major and because it's close to home... considering a major in chemical engineering.

Personal
Born October 9, 1989 in Decatur, Ga... given name is Antonio DeMario Wilson... has one sister, Kristie.

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