2017 (True Freshman): Appeared in eight games as a reserve defensive lineman … Recorded a sack in his collegiate debut versus Jacksonville State (Sept. 9) … Also had tackles at Miami (Oct. 14) and Virginia (Nov. 4) … Was one of nine true freshmen that saw action for the Yellow Jackets.
High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports and Rivals … Played defensive end and tight end as a prep … Three-year letterwinner … All-state honoree … Three-time all-area selection … Named one of the top 100 players in Florida by Orlando Sentinel … Intercepted two passes from his defensive line position … Holds school record with four sacks in a game … Helped lead Godby to a district championship as a sophomore in 2014 … Coached by Todd Lanter … Selected to participate in O-D All-American Bowl … Also played basketball … Three-year honor roll student … Member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Full name is Antwan Lamon Owens II … Born Nov. 7, 1998 … Son of Antwan Owens, Sr. and Malaika Jones … Oldest of three siblings … Father, Antwan Sr., is a chef … Uncle, Fred Rouse, played football at Florida State … Cousin, Mike Williams, played football at Kentucky … Antwan originally started playing football at age eight as a way to lose weight … Undecided on a major … Plans to follow a pre–med course of study and become a doctor.
Tackles: 1, three times – last at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017
Solo Tackles: 1 vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Tackles for Loss: 1.0 vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Sacks: 1.0 vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017