54 - Bart McMillin Position: Deep Snapper
Class: r-Senior
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 232 lbs.
High School: Tennessee
Hometown: Bristol, Tenn.
photo Is slated to move into the starting role at deep snapper after serving as the backup the past two seasons ... Came out of spring practice listed as No. 1 at the position ... Has dressed for every game, but has not seen varsity action ... Worked in jayvee games for additional experience ... Will be counted on for a consistent performance ... A transfer from East Tennessee State ... Came to Tech when ETSU dropped football.

2006: Backed up Nick Leeson as the long snapper on punts ... Saw action in both jayvee games ... Turned in personal bests in the clean and the push jerk during spring max testing ... Moved to the top of the depth chart as the long snapper during the spring.

2005: Served as the backup long snapper but did not see varsity action ... Played in the Hokies' two jayvee games ... Continued to work as a long snapper during spring practice.

2004: Did not see any varsity action ... Posted a 455-pound back squat in spring testing.

2003: Took a redshirt year ... Concentrated mainly on deep snapping, but also got some work at the backer position ... Registered a 490-pound back squat during spring max testing.

High School: Lettered four seasons for Coach Greg Stubbs at Tennessee High ... Saw action at middle linebacker, fullback and long snapper ... Had 80 solo tackles, 38 assists, six sacks, four fumbles caused and three fumble recoveries his senior season ... Also averaged 7.7 yards a carry at fullback and scored seven touchdowns ... Set a school career record for individual tackles with 238 and sacks with 18 ... Had a career total of 356 tackles, including 118 assists ... Caused 10 fumbles during his career and blocked two punts ... Was a three-time all-conference and all-region pick ... Named Northeast Tennessee Defensive Player of the Year his junior and senior years by the Bristol Herald-Courier ... Selected to all-state teams picked by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association and the coaches association ... Picked All-Big Six Defensive Player of the Year his last two years ... Was a National Football Hall of Fame scholarship winner.

Personal: William Bart McMillin ... Born 2/25/85 in Johnson City, TN ... Son of Jeff and Debbie McMillin ... Enrolled in apparel, housing and resource management.

Tackles G UT AT Tot. Loss Sacks
2007 13 1 2 3 0-0 0-0