Player Profiles



KJ                                 Dillon
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KJ
Dillon
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Apopka, Fla.
Height: 6-1
Weight: 203
Sport: Football
Position: S

Biography

• Has played in 35 career games and started 16
 
2014 (Jr.)
• Played in 13 games and started 12
• Fourth-leading tackler, finishing with 62 tackles, including 43 unassisted tackles, 0.5 sacks, 7.5 tackles for loss,
• Tied for the team lead with three interceptions and seven pass breakups
• Used on 998 plays, including 904 on defense
• Saw action on a season-high 84 defensive plays against Alabama and Texas A&M
• Earned WVU’s Defensive MVP honors against Texas A&M in the Liberty Bowl, finishing with five solo tackles, a pass breakup and
   returning an interception 35 yards for a touchdown
• Registered a career-high 11 tackles at Iowa State, including five solo tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss and a pass breakup
• Also had a career-high six assisted tackles at Iowa State
• Finished with a career-high eight tackles against Kansas State, including career-high seven solo stops and one pass breakup
• Had five tackles at Texas; including four solo stops
• Registered five tackles against TCU, including three solo stops and had an interception and a pass breakup
• Finished with four tackles, including one for loss at Oklahoma State
• Three solo tackles and two pass breakups vs. Baylor
• Registered first career interception at Texas Tech
• Also had four tackles against the Red Raiders, including three solo tackles and a pass breakup
• Finished with four tackles against Kansas; including three solo stops
• Two solo tackles against Oklahoma
• Finished with three tackles, including one for loss at Maryland
• Registered six tackles (four solo) and a tackle for loss vs. Alabama
 
2013 (So.)
• Played in nine games and started four at safety
• Finished the season with 28 tackles, including 23 solo stops, three tackles for loss, a fumble recovery and six pass breakups
• Led the team with six pass breakups
• Career high in pass breakups (2) vs. Texas and at Oklahoma
• Set career highs in unassisted tackles (6) and total tackles (6) at Baylor
• Recovered first career fumble vs. Maryland
 
2012 (Fr.)
• Added depth at boundary safety and was used on special teams
• Played in all 13 games
• Finished with 20 tackles, including 14 solo tackles and a forced fumble
 
High School
• Three-year starter for coach Rick Darlington at Apopka High
• 2011 Orlando Sentinel All-Central Florida Second Team Defense
• Played in the 2011 Central Florida All-Star Game for the East Side
 
Personal
• Birthday is May 11
• Son of Kimberly Dillon
• One of three children
• Majoring in communication studies

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