Willis took the snap at the Blue Raiders’ 5-yard line and galloped to his right looking to pass. Willis felt pressure coming and spun around to his right, avoiding a would-be tackler. After wriggling away from the defender, Willis found himself all the way back at the 26-yard line.
He sidestepped another tackler to step up and fire a pass to wide receiver Brody Brumm. The touchdown put the Flames up 34-13, and his team would not look back, defeating Middle Tennessee 41-13.
Willis finished 17-for-30 with 222 传球码数和两次达阵传球. 他还有 80 冲着码 16 carries with a touchdown. He also threw interceptions, but the Flames’ defense was able to keep the Blue Raiders’ offense at bay most of the game.