Football


Geronimo Allison
Geronimo Allison
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Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.

High School:
Spoto

Last College:
Iowa Western CC

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 195

Position:
WR

Experience:
3-2

2014: Enrolled at Illinois in January and participated in 2014 spring practices.

Junior College: Three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports ... Ranked the No. 7 junior college WR by Rivals and the No. 73 overall JUCO prospect by Rivals ... Ranked the No. 15 JUCO wide receiver and the No. 73 overall JUCO player by 247Sports ... 2013 second-team Junior College All-American and first team All-Midwest Football Conference ... Led team to an 11-1 record in 2013, including a win over No. 5 Butler in the Graphic Edge Bowl, with 69 catches for 872 yards and eight touchdowns, leading the Midwest Football Conference in all three categories ... Iowa Western finished 2013 ranked No. 2 in the NJCAA final national poll ... Helped Iowa Western win the 2012 NJCAA National Championship with a perfect 11-0 record alongside current Illini Martize Barr and Dallas Hinkhouse.

High School: Had 26 receptions for 567 yards (21.8 ypc) and four touchdowns as a senior in 2013 ... Did not play football as a sophomore or junior ... Also lettered two years in baseball at Spoto H.S.

Personal: Born Jan. 18, 1994 ... Son of Melissa Golver ... Has one brother ... Majoring in communication.

updated 7/23/2014

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