27  Dion Witty
Dion Witty

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Coral Springs, Fla.

High School:
Coral Springs HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
DB

Experience:
2L


11/07/2014

Memphis Postgame Notes at Temple

10/25/2014

Memphis Postgame Notes vs SMU

03/01/2014

Memphis Set to Begin Spring Practices Sunday

Tigers will go through NCAA-limit 15 sessions

11/16/2013

Memphis Postgame Notes at USF

Game 9 - at USF - November 16, 2013 - Raymond James Stadium - Tampa, Fla.

11/16/2013

Tigers Force Five Turnovers in 23-10 Win

Bobby MCain hauls in three interceptions in victory over USF.

07/17/2014

Memphis Football: Inside the Tigers' Winter/Summer Workouts

Get ready for your 2014 Memphis Tigers football season with this behind-the-scenes look at the team's winter and summer workouts.

Don't miss the 2014 season opener on August 30 when the Tigers host Austin Peay at 6 PM at the Liberty Bowl!

08/21/2013

Memphis Football Completes Final Two-A-Day Practice

The University of Memphis football team wrapped-up its final day of two-a-day practices on Wednesday. Head coach Justin Fuente talks about the final two-a-day practice.

08/13/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - First Day in Full Pads

The Tigers suited up in full pads for the first time today in preparation for two-a-days starting tomorrow.

Memphis opens up the 2013 season hosting Duke on September 7.

08/09/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - Day Two

Day two of preseason camp is in the books for the Memphis Tigers football team and it was another scorcher. Watch highlights and interviews from day two right here on the Memphis Tiger Network.

08/08/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - Day One

The Memphis football team opened up their preseason camp today. Check out some highlights from the first day and hear from junior DB Bobby McCain and head coach Justin Fuente.

09/07/2013

Memphis Football vs Duke

Memphis vs Duke at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on September 7, 2013

08/14/2013

Memphis Tigers Preseason Practice 6

Images from the Tigers sixth practice, the first of two held Wednesday.

Career


Has played in 15 games over two-year career ... In two seasons has notched 14 total tackles including eight solo stops ... Also has registered an interception and two pass breakups as a Tiger.

2013 (Sophomore)


Saw action in eight games as a sophomore, registering 12 total tackles ... Recorded first career interception and broke up a pair of passes during the year ... Began the season with first career multi-tackle game, posting two solo stops against Duke in the opener ... Would record four, multi-tackle games during the season ... Had a career-high four tackles including an assisted tackle for lost yardage at Houston ... Broke up a pass in the SMU game ... Intercepted a pass, returning the ball 22 yards and broke up another pass in addition to recording three tackles in the Tigers' first ever American Athletic Conference victory at USF ... On the first play from scrimmage after the Tigers had taken a 13-3 lead, picked off a pass returning the ball to the USF 16 with just under four minutes to play ... Interception would lead to a field goal to put the Tigers up 16-3.

2012 (Freshman)


Saw first career action for the University of Memphis when the Tigers opened Conference USA play against Rice ... Went on to play in seven of the final eight games of the season as a true freshman ... Registered first career tackles against Marshall, finishing with two stops against the Thundering Herd.

Coral Springs High School


Lettered for Coach Ray Gould at Class 8A Coral Springs High School ... An aggressive corner that led the Colts defensive unit to post four shutouts (two against conference foes) ... The Colts defense held two other opponents to one TD ... Integral member of the Coral Springs defense that did not allow any of its opponents to score more than 23 points ... Helped the Colts to an 8-3 record as a senior ... Posted 179 tackles and nine interceptions, including four of which he returned for TD ... Credited with three blocked field goals and five blocked punts ... Returned two blocked kicks for scores ... Also registered five forced fumbles ... Rated as a three-star cornerback by ESPN.com and Rivals.com ... Named all-county in 2010 and 2011 ... A 2011 team captain ... Competed in the 18th-annual Nike South Florida All-Star Football Game.

Personal


Son of Amy Jones ... Born Nov. 23, 1992 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... Majoring in sports management.

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