Andrew Miller

  • Andrew
  • Miller

  • Class
  • Weight
    285 lbs.
  • High School/Other
  • Hometown
    Bassett, Va.
YearOverallDualLeagueMajor Dec.Tech FallFallTimePoints

2010-11: Joined the team in January … Worked out, but never saw action on the mat.

2010-11: Spent the fall with the football team, serving as the top backup at right guard and center … Played in 12 games … Saw action on over 150 snaps, grading out at 80 percent with 13 knockdowns … Slowed during preseason practice by his shoulder … Did not see his first action until the East Carolina game … Had three knockdown blocks in just 12 snaps in that game … Picked up four plays at NC State … Worked 12 plays with two knockdowns against Central Michigan … Picked up 29 snaps against Wake Forest … Registered a team-leading six knockdown blocks during 35 plays against Duke … Played six snaps in the GT game … Had 11 plays at UNC with a pair of knockdowns … Registered another knockdown while working seven plays at Miami … Also worked seven plays against Virginia … Joined the wrestling squad part-time in late December and full-time after the bowl game.

2009-10: Spent a majority of the fall working with the football team while taking a redshirt in that sport … Joined the team late in the fall and saw his only action on Nov. 15 against American in a dual match … Won that bout 10-4 … Had shoulder surgery the next week and missed the rest of the season.

High School: The No. 8 senior heavyweight according to Wrestling USA Magazine … The No. 12 overall heavyweight in the country according to W.I.N. Magazine … A two-time Virginia Group AA state champion … Went 47-2 his final year with his only two losses coming at The Beast of the East Tournament … The No. 3-ranked heavyweight by W.I.N. Magazine following his senior year … An all-state selection in football who signed with the Hokie gridiron team in February, 2009 … Took a redshirt year while working at center this past fall.

Personal: Andrew Devin Miller was born April 24, 1990, in Bassett, VA … The son of Johnny Miller and the late Linda Miller … Comes from an athletic family: his oldest brother, John, played football at Duke; his sister, Heather, played basketball at Wake Forest; and his older brother, Tim, was on the wrestling squad at Tech … Majoring in agriculture and applied economics.