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Will Lowery
Will Lowery

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Hoover, Ala.

High School:
Hoover

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180

Position:
Defensive Back

Experience:
1L



12/04/2011

Alabama Holds Football Awards Banquet

Trent Richardson named Most Valuable Player

11/21/2011

Week 12 Football Press Conference Transcript

2011 (JUNIOR): Will Lowery is the Crimson Tide's dime back on defense and a stalwart on special teams ... tallied 20 tackles, including 14 solo stops, half of a tackle for loss and two pass breakups ... starts on the kickoff coverage team and punt return team ... fourth on special teams with seven tackles on kickoff coverage ... was named the Special Teams Player of the Week following the Kent State game. Kent State: Made two tackles in the season opener against the Golden Flashes ... had half of a tackle for loss for minus-eight yards ... named the coaches' Special Teams Player of the Week. Penn State: Had one solo tackle and one assist in the Tide's 27-11 win at the No. 23 Nittany Lions ... also broke up his first pass of the season. North Texas: Shared the team lead against the Mean Green with seven tackles. Arkansas: Earned his second career start in the secondary ... made two solo tackles in the win against the Razorbacks. Florida: Recorded a solo tackle and broke up a pass in the win against the Gators. Vanderbilt: Registered two solo tackles in the shutout against the Commodores. Tennessee: Totaled four tackles, including two solo stops in the win against the Volunteers.

2010 (SOPHOMORE): Lowery took full advantage of his playing time in the secondary as a walk-on in 2010 by playing in all 13 games and making his first career start in the Capital One Bowl ... was Alabama's nominee for the Rudy Award, which honors student-athletes who demonstrate exemplary character, courage, contribution and commitment as members of their collegiate football teams ... totaled 33 tackles with 21 solo stops and two interceptions ...led the team with 11 special teams tackles. San Jose State: Recorded two tackles, including one solo stop in his first collegiate game. Penn State: Registered three tackles and picked off a pass against the Nittany Lions. Duke: Played but did not record any statistics. Arkansas: Came off the bench to register four solo tackles. Florida: Came off the bench to tally two solo tackles. South Carolina: Intercepted his second pass of the season off a tipped breakup. Mississippi: Assisted on three tackles and broke up a pass. Tennessee: Was named one of the Defensive Players of the Week by the coaching staff ... registered a career-best six tackles, including two solo stops. LSU: Registered two tackles, including a solo stop. Mississippi State: Totaled two tackles, including a solo stop against the Bulldogs. Georgia State: Registered three solo tackles and broke up a pass against the Panthers. Auburn: Came off the bench to record three solo tackles against the Tigers. Michigan State: Made his first career start at safety in the absence of injured Mark Barron ... recorded three total tackles, including two solo stops as the Tide knocked off the Spartans 49-7 ... helped UA limit MSU to 171 yards of total offense.

2009 (FRESHMAN): Did not see action during his redshirt freshman season ... was selected to the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

2008 (REDSHIRT): Redshirted during his first season at the Capstone.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Lowery starred at Hoover High School for then head coach Rush Propst ... a three-year letterman that helped the Bucs with the 2005 state championship and finish runner-up in 2006 ... made 30 tackles with two interceptions, including one he returned for a touchdown, and three pass breakups as a senior in 2007 ... majoring in accounting at Alabama.

     
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