5 - Justin March
Justin March
Height: 6-0
Weight: 222
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Danville, Ill.
High School: Danville HS
Position: LB
gp 12
tk 80
sac 1
int 3
ffum -

as a Sophomore (2012): Played and started in 11 games ... was not in the lineup versus Miami (Ohio) (Sept. 29) ... closed out the season third on the team in tackles, with 62 (35 unassisted) ... also responsible for two tackles for loss (two yards) ... posted one interception in the season opener versus UCF (Aug. 30) ... tallied three pass breakups, one each versus Morgan State (Sept. 15), at Central Michigan (Oct. 27) and against UMass (Nov. 10) ... had a career-high 11 tackles (eight unassisted) versus UMass ... 10 stops (six unassisted) against Northern Illinois (Oct. 20) ... given the team's Harry "Doc" Smith Award as most outstanding defensive player in the sophomore class.

as a Freshman (2011):
Played in all 12 games ... made two starts at linebacker ... registered 36 tackles (25 assisted) ... made a season-high nine stops (six assisted) at Cincinnati (Sept. 17) ... had five tackles in both the Kent State (Nov. 12) and Buffalo (Nov. 19) games ... credited with 1.5 tackles-for-loss (7 yards) ... assisted on one sack (6 yards) versus FIU (Oct. 8) ... broke up a pass in the season finale at Western Michigan (Nov. 25).

at Danville HS: Four-year letterwinner ... during his senior season was named first-team all-conference, first-team all-area and all-area player of the year ... team captain ... competed in the state East-West All-Star game ... recorded 153 tackles as a senior and 203 stops as a junior ... nine career sacks (six as a junior) ... team won the conference championship in both his junior and senior season ... three-year letterwinner in basketball and a two-year letter-winner in baseball.

Personal: Born July 5, 1993 ... son of Randy and Michelle Lillard ... has four siblings.

Recent Games
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 40 24
Assists 40 30
Tackles 80 54
Tackles per game 6.7 6.8
Sacks 1 1
Sack yards 7 7
Interceptions 3 -
Returned for touchdown 1 -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 4 2 6 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 5 4 9 - - 1 7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 4 0 4 - - 1 1 - - - 2 34 1 - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 3 4 7 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 0 - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 3 0 3 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 2 1 3 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 5 3 8 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 4 3 7 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 2 8 10 - - 0.5 0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 1 8 9 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 3 4 7 - - 0.5 2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 4 3 7 1 7 1 7 - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
2011-12 12 - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 2 - - - - - - - - -
Total 37 - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2011-12 12 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 2 - - - - - - - -
Total 37 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2011-12 12 - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - -
2014-15 2 - - - - - - -
Total 37 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2011-12 12 - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 2 - - - - - - - 0
Total 37 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2011-12 12 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 2 - - - - - - - -
Total 37 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2011-12 - - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2011-12 12 11 25 36 3.0 0.5 6 1.5 7 - - - - - 1 -
2012-13 11 35 27 62 5.6 - - 2 2 - - - 1 0 3 -
2013-14 12 40 40 80 6.7 1 7 4.5 18 - - - 3 34 2 -
2014-15 2 4 7 11 5.5 - - 0.5 1 1 - - - - 2 -
Total 37 90 99 189 5.1 1.5 13 8.5 28 1 - - 4 34 8 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 12 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - 0

August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
December - - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 40 40 80 6.7 1 7 4.5 18 - - - 3 34 2 -
Conference 8 24 30 54 6.8 1 7 2.5 10 - - - - - 2 -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 6 17 28 45 7.5 1 7 2.5 14 - - - 1 0 1 -
Away 6 23 12 35 5.8 - - 2 4 - - - 2 34 1 -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 17 22 39 7.8 1 7 2.5 16 - - - - - 2 -
Losses 7 23 18 41 5.9 - - 2 2 - - - 3 34 - -

August 1 4 2 6 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 15 8 23 5.8 - - 2 8 - - - 3 34 - -
October 4 13 15 28 7.0 - - 1 1 - - - - - 1 -
November 3 8 15 23 7.7 1 7 1.5 9 - - - - - 1 -
December - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -