Interview 2015 - OL Riley Gessner


Retired Co-Founder
Staff member
Q: What was your reaction on getting the GT offer?

A: Surprised because this was my first time hearing from Tech, but I was feeling very excited and blessed to receive my first offer.

Q: What position did GT offer at?

A: They offered me to play offensive tackle. They said they wanted me to gain 30 pounds because I have the ability to come off the ball strong.

Q: How do you feel about OT?

A: I'm for sure interested. I will have to work really hard to learn the position, but I'm dedicated to making it happen.

Q: What are you looking for in a school?

A: Academic Prestige is first. I want to earn my degree from a premier university which will help me out after school in getting a good job.

Q: What schools are you hearing from?

A: BC, Furman, Duke, wake Forest, Utah, Samford, Georgia, Ga state, Charlotte, app state, and many more.

Q: Any visits lined up?

A: Boston College, Furman, Samford, Tennessee, and I plan on visiting Tech for Junior Day

Q: Any idea when you want to commit?

A: Before my senior season begins.

Q: What do you feel you bring to a team?

A: Heart. I will do anything to succeed. If I go Tech, I want to help lead my team to championships, and I wouldn't rest till we reached our goal.