Owls fall in international debut
Switched to tight end at the start of the season and looks to join the playing rotation after a redshirt year... C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2017).
Franklin High School
Co-MVP of District 12-3A as a senior while leading Franklin to the 3A D-II state title game... Credited with 115 tackles, three fumble recoveries, 19 quarterback hurries, 15 PBU and two interceptions as a senior... Listed as one of Texas best 32 linebackers in Dave Campbell's Texas Football's"Texas Rising" postseason recruiting guide... Three-time all-district performer... Honorable mention All-State as a sophomore, second team All-State as a junior and preseason All-State as a senior... Four-year starter... District and area champion in the discus as a junior and area runner-up in shot the same year... Second team Academic All-State selection ... Active in his church youth group and coaches youth basketball and football.
Full name: William Phillips. Born: Dec. 1, 1997... Parents: Scott and Elin Phillips... Grandfather (Thomas Phillips) played football at Texas while his father (Scott) played tennis at Texas A&M ... Rice College: Brown.