Football


Bryce Douglas
Bryce Douglas
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Hometown:
Plainfield, Ill.

High School:
Plainfield

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 315

Position:
DL

2013: Member of UI squad ... Did not play due to injury.

High School: Three-star recruit by Rivals, Scout, ESPN and 247 Sports ... Ranked the No. 17 player in the state of Illinois by Scout ... As a senior, had 58 tackles, 10 quarterback sacks, 22 tackles for loss, one interception and one forced fumble ... Two-time Southwest Prairie Conference Defensive Player of the Year ... Earned all-state honors from the Champaign News-Gazette, American Family Insurance All-State Team, Illinois High School Football Coaches Association Class 7A and Chicago Tribune.

Personal: Born Aug. 17, 1995...Parents are Bruce and Madge Douglas ... Majoring in communication ... Father, Bruce, is one of the all-time great Fighting Illini basketball players in school history, with his honored jersey hung at the State Farm Center and was Big Ten co-MVP in 1984 before playing in the NBA ... Besides his father, favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant ... Interested in broadcasting career after football career is over ... Father was most influential person in his athletic career ... Also an excellent basketball and baseball player.

Updated Feb. 2014

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