NIU rallied for a 30-27 victory over Iowa Saturday.
High School: Graduated from high school early and is already enrolled in Spring 2013 classes. Named first team all-state by the Illinois High School Association. Awarded the team's MVP award following the 2012 season. Earned all-area honorable mention honors by the Northwest Herald following his junior season with the Wolves. Made three tackles and returned a kickoff 24 yards in Prairie Ridge's 35-14 win over Peoria Richwoods in the 2011 Class 6A championship. Posted a game-changing forced fumble and grabbed an interception in a 33-22 2011 Class 6A semi-final win against Batavia. Named to the school's honor roll.
Personal: Born Dec. 25, 1994, in Crystal Lake, Ill. Son of Mike Folliard and Sue Bailey. Volunteers with the Salvation Army and with local beach cleanups. Enjoys working out and playing ping pong. Admires Ray Lewis.