Tight End
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 250
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Cumming, Ga.
High School: Forsyth Central/Presbyterian



• Sun Belt Conference Commissioner’s List, 2015-16 and 2016-17
• President’s List, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2017
• Dean’s List, Spring 2016
• Athletic Director’s Honor Roll, Fall 2017

AT GEORGIA STATE: Two-year letterwinner (2016-17) as a blocking tight end and versatile special teams contributor ... Played in every game in 2016 and 2017 .... Started the final three games of 2017 at tight end, including the AutoNation Cure Bowl victory over Western Kentucky ... Credited with two special teams tackles in 2016 and one in 2017 ... Transfer from Presbyterian who enrolled in the fall of 2015 and sat out a year in residence.

AT PRESBYTERIAN: Two-year letterwinner as an offensive lineman ... Played in all 11 games, starting nine, in 2104 … Part of the offensive line that helped PC rush for 1915 yards, third in the Big South ... Saw action in seven games as a freshman in 2013.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played offensive tackle, tight end, defensive end adn fullback at North Forsyth High School ... Recorded 52 tackles and more than 70 knockdowns as a senior ... Also blocked five goals ... Participated in the North Fulton/Forsyth All-Star Game Graduated in 2012 and spent one semester at the Air Force Academy Prep School ... Also earned honors a heavyweight wrestler and a thrower on the track and field team.

PERSONAL: Son of Glenn and Diane Nesmith ... Born Nov. 30, 1993, in Gainesville, Ga. ... Brother of former Panther offensive lineman Nicholas Nesmith (2010-13) ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies ... Outstanding student who earned his degree in December 2017.

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