Eric Watts | #17 | WR/P
Hometown: Powhatan, Va.
Previous School: Old Dominion University
2010 Season (Junior): 2010 Don Hansen’s All-American Honorable Mention Punter...2010 Don Hansen’s Division II All-Super Region Two Second Team Punter...2010 All-SAC Second Team Punter...Played in 11 games for the Tornados, seeing time at both wide receiver and punter...Led the team with 18 receptions on the season...Led the team with 236 receiving yards on the season, averaging 13.1 yards per reception...Led the team with three touchdown receptions...Longest reception was 57 yards, which came on Oct. 9 against Catawba...Recorded 45 punts on the season for 1,932 yards...Led the SAC with 42.9 yards per punt attempt...Downed 14 punts inside the 20 yard line and had two fair catches...Recorded a season and SAC long 73 yard punt on Sept. 18 against Johnson C. Smith.
2009 Season (Sophomore): Played in 10 games for the Tornados on the season, seeing time at both wide receiver and punter...Led the team with eight receptions on the season...Led the team with 149 yards on the season, averaging 18.6 yards per catch...Tied for the team lead with two touchdowns on the season...Longest reception was 36 yards, which came against Newberry on Nov. 7...Recorded a touchdown on Oct. 3 against Wingate...Scored the game-winning touchdown in overtime against Tusculum on Oct. 10...Recorded 58 punts on the season for 2,300 yards...Finished second overall in the South Atlantic Conference with 39.7 yards per attempt...Set a new school record with a 75 yard punt on Oct. 10 against Tusculum...Holds seven of the top 10 longest punts in BC History...Downed 15 punts inside the 20 yard line and had two fair catches.
Personal: From Powhatan, Va....Transferred to Brevard College after one season at Old Dominion.