2011 - Did not see game action during the season ... Was dismissed from the team in January 2012.
2010 - Did not see game action in his first year in the program.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played football at Fresno, CA Edison HS for coach Tim McDonald ... Saw action at defensive tackle and end ... Ranked No. 79 defensive tackle nationally by rivals.com ... Rated No. 80 defensive tackle by scout.com ... Rated No. 100 player in California by scout.com ... Rated No. 113 player in CA/NV/HI region by SuperPrep ... Earned three stars from scout.com and rivals.com ... PrepStar All-Region selection ... As a senior, he made 75 tackles, including four sacks, 20 tackles for loss and one interception ... Named MVP of the defensive line ... As a junior, he had 65 tackles, 15 tackles for loss and six sacks ... Also lettered in wrestling.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Willie E. Flowers ... Born: December 3, 1991 in Fresno, CA ... Parents: Randy Flowers and Debra Lewis ... Has two brothers and two sisters ... Lists his biggest thrill in sports as winning the first Division II section championship at Edison HS since 2002 ... Undeclared major.