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#52 Terrell Lewis

Terrell Lewis - Football - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Year Senior
Height 6-2
Weight 227
Hometown Ocoee, Fla.
Last School Ocoee
Height / Weight 6-2 / 227
Terrell Lewis - Football - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

2017 (Senior): Appeared in 10 games, making one start at outside linebacker … Recorded 19 of his 22 tackles over the first six games of the season before sustaining an injury at Clemson (Oct. 28), missing the next game at Virginia (Nov. 4) and making just three stops over his final four games of the campaign … Had four tackles in the season opener against Tennessee (Sept. 4) and five apiece in wins over Jacksonville State (Sept. 9) and Pitt (Sept. 23).

2016 (Junior): Appeared in all 13 games as a linebacker and special-teams contributor … Made first three starts of his career versus Boston College (Sept. 3), Mercer (Sept. 10) and Duke (Oct. 29) … Finished the season with 21 tackles, including 3.5 for loss, which were tied for seventh on the team … Also tied for third on the team with three special-teams tackles (two kick, one punt) … Came flying out of the gates with nine tackles and two tackles for loss over the first three games (two tackles and a TFL vs. Boston College, four tackles vs. Mercer, three tackles and a TFL vs. Vanderbilt) … Recorded just one assisted tackle over the next four games before recording a career-high eight stops, including another TFL, against Duke … Set the tone for Georgia Tech’s 30-20 win at No. 18 Virginia Tech (Nov. 12) by forcing a fumble on the opening kickoff that was recovered by the Jackets and led to an early 3-0 lead that they would never relinquish … Finished with three total tackles in the win at VT … Also came up with a big play on special teams in TaxSlayer Bowl win over Kentucky (Dec. 31), blocking a punt to set up a field goal at the first half that gave the Yellow Jackets a commanding 20-3 lead en route to a 33-18 victory.

2015 (Sophomore): Played in all 12 games … Made seven tackles, including six solo stops … Recorded career-best four tackles (all solo) vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) … Saw action vs. Tulane (Sept. 12), at Notre Dame (Sept. 19) and Duke (Sept. 26) … Tallied one tackle vs. North Carolina (Oct. 3).

2014 (True Freshman): Saw action in 11 games, primarily on special teams … Did not record any stats.

High School: Ocoee H.S., 2014 … Played four seasons of football at Ocoee High School under coach Dale Salapa … Played outside linebacker, defensive end, safety, wide receiver and tight end during career … Earned all-state honors … As senior, made 90 tackles, 19 tackles for loss, 11 sacks, four forced fumbles, five pass breakups, one interception and scored four touchdowns.

Personal: Full name is Terrell Ian Lewis … Parents are Trevor and Nattalie … Born in Orlando, Fla. … Has one sibling, Tyler … Began playing football at age 11 … Biggest thrill in sports so far was earning scholarship to Georgia Tech … Chose Georgia Tech for opportunity to get “one of the best degrees in the nation,” proximity to home and chance to play in one of nation’s best conferences … Graduates from Georgia Tech in May 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Tackles: 8 vs. Duke, Oct. 29, 2016
Solo Tackles: 7 vs. Duke, Oct. 29, 2016
Tackles For Loss: 1.0, four times – last vs. North Carolina, Sept. 30, 2017
Forced Fumbles: 1 at No. 18/22 Virginia Tech, Nov. 12, 2016
Pass Breakups: 1 vs. Duke, Oct. 29, 2016
Quarterback Hurries: 1, three times – last vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Blocked Kicks: 1 vs. Kentucky, Dec. 31, 2016 (punt)

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