Comes into the 2016 season as a prime candidate to start at one of the cornerback position … Has excellent cover skills, good techniques and a good work ethic … Comes to North Carolina A&T after originally signing on to play at Concord University in West Virginia…Tied for the second-fastest 40-yard dash time on the team at 4.35 … Has impressive strength for his size with a 295-pound bench press and he has the ability to bench press 225 11 times.
2015 Season: Played in 12 games without a start … Made six tackles (4 unassisted) and two interceptions … Made his first career interception on Sept. 5 in a lopsided win over Shaw at Aggie Stadium … Willis returned the pick 32 yards for his first career touchdown … Also picked off a pass against Howard on Oct. 24 to help the Aggies win homecoming.
2014 Season: Did not play during the season.
High School: Played varsity football at Statesville…Led Statesville to a 13-2 record and No. 19 ranking in the state according to MaxPreps…Earned All-Renaissance honors as a senior…Recorded seven interceptions and seven punt returns for touchdowns in his career…Had 58 tackles, three INTs and 14 pass defenses as a junior…Named NPC Special Teams Player of the Year as a senior.