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Nick Dillon
Player Profile:
Nick Dillon 2907256
Position: Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 271
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lincolnshire, Ill.
High School: Adlai Stevenson
Other College: Eastern Michigan

2016: Appeared in all 11 games on defense, finishing with 27 tackles and three quarterback hurries... Season-high six tackles in home win over Holy Cross (9/17)... Four tackles, including three solo, vs. Richmond (10/8)... Notched five tackles in road game vs. Villanova (10/22).

EASTERN MICHIGAN (2015): Played in four games at Eastern Michigan ... Recorded a tackle vs. Army (Sept. 26).

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Adlai Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, Ill. ... Played under Head Coach Bill McNamara as a Patriot ... Listed as a three-star prospect per 247sports and Scout and is a two-star prospect by Rivals ... Ranked as the No. 5 defensive tackle in the state of Illinois by Scout and the 84th best nationally at the position ... Named first team all-state by the Chicago Tribune ... A four-year starter for the Stevenson football team, played 50 games and went 41-9, culminating with a 14-0 campaign that ended with a Class 8A state championship ... The state title was the first for Stevenson's program ... Selected the Pioneer Press' Football Defensive Player of the Year as well as a first team honoree ... Collected Chicago Sun-Times All-Area football team accolades ... Received special mentions honors by the Champaign News-Gazette's annual all-state team ... Made 95 tackles, (64 solo, 31 assist), had seven sacks and caused two fumbles as a senior ... The Patriots' defense allowed just 11 points a game during the 2014 season ... Routinely disrupted offenses with his play at the line of scrimmage and also played on Stevenson's offensive line ... Posted 14 stops in the state title victory over Homewood-Flossmoor ... Also a member of the basketball team.

PERSONAL: Son of Cynthia Dillon ... Intends to major in business.

 

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