Seth Willis: OL #69, Class of 2017

Seth Willis is a 6-foot-5 315-pound offensive lineman for Brigham Young University, recruited as part of the Class of 2017.

BYU summary: In one season at BYU (roster year 2021), Willis has played in 12 games on the offensive line (

  • 2022 (Sophomore).
  • 2021 (Freshman). Played in 12 games
  • 2020 (COVID Freshman). Did not play
  • 2018-2019 (LDS Mission). Salt Lake City, Utah

High School. Willis prepped at Newtown high school (Sandy Hook, Connecticut), where he played on both the offensive and defensive lines (MaxPreps). He was First-Team All-State, team captain, and threw shot put for the track and field team.

Recruitment. Willis was rated 2-stars by 247Sports (0.7817), who rated him the no. 16 overall prospect from Connecticut in the Class of 2017.  He held scholarship offers from Bucknell, Central Connecticut State, Delaware State, and Fordham and saw recruiting interest from Boston College, UCONN, UMass, and Wake Forest. Willis committed to BYU on June 28, 2016.

Social Media. Follow and support Willis on Twitter at @seth_willy and on LinkedIn.

Resources: BYU Player Profile, 247 Recruiting Profile, MaxPreps Stats, BYU Insider recruiting profile

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