Will Grier: Signed to Florida on Feb. 5, 2014

Rating: ESPN 4*/Rivals 4*

Player Info

Position: QB

Height: 6'2''
Weight: 186

Hometown: Davidson, N.C.

High school: Davidson Day

Class: 2014

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Player History

Colleges considering:
Florida, Tennessee, North Carolina

Verbally Committed to:

  • Florida on Dec. 19, 2012

Recruiting Report


Twitter: @WillGrier_

Early enrollee

Attended Friday Night Lights and the Tennessee, Arkansas and Florida State games


Senior season: Threw for 4,989 yards, 77 touchdowns and 11 interceptions on 314-of-446 passing and ran for 1,251 yards and 13 touchdowns on 115 carries.

Junior season: Threw for 5,785 yards, 69 touchdowns and six interceptions on 324-of-414 passing and ran for 813 yards and eight touchdowns on 92 carries.

Threw for a state-record 195 touchdown passes and 14,565 yards in his high school career, second behind former UF quarterback Chris Leak in North Carolina state history.

Set a national high school record for single-game passing yardage (837) in 2012.


U.S. Army All-American

Named Mr. Football USA as the nation’s top high school player in 2013

North Carolina Gatorade Player of the Year in 2012 and 2013

Won three consecutive state championships from 2011-2013 in NCSAA Division II

Member of the Rivals100 and ESPN300

Ranked the No. 3 dual-threat quarterback and No. 44 overall prospect by ESPN

Ranked the No. 2 dual-threat quarterback and No. 46 overall prospect by Rivals

Competed in The Opening and finished No. 3 in the Elite 11 quarterback competition