UNC Football Bio
58 Nick Polino
Polino Polino 2073151

2016 - Redshirt Freshman Season
Reserve guard appeared in eight games, including starting against Virginia Tech • Graded out at 88 percent with a pair of knockdown blocks in the win over Georgia Tech • Had three knockdowns against the Hokies and two in the win at Illinois.

Buford High School
Led Buford to a 15-0 record and the Class AAAA championship • It was Buford's third-straight state title • Considered the No. 20 offensive guard in the country by Scout.com • Listed in the top 50 guards in the nation by Rivals.com • ESPN.com's No. 48 guard • Named first-team all-state by the Georgia Sportswriters Association in 2013 and 2014 • Three-time first-team all-region and all-county selection • Ranked the No. 20 guard in the South and No. 58 nationally by Scout.com • Top 10 performer in the Georgia Rising Seniors game and was named the offensive line MVP • Won team's most improved award every year • Voted the Dexter Wood leadership award winner • Never gave up a sack in his career • High school head coach was Jess Simpson. 

Personal
Son of Tammy and Greg Polino • Birthday is September 6 • Nickname is “PoPo” • If he could choose an NFL team to play for, it would be the Falcons • Dream job is a successful venture capitalist • People say he looks like Sylvester Stallone • Favorite TV show is “The Sopranos” • Favorite food is prime rib • Favorite off-day activity is golfing • If he could guest star on a reality TV show, it would be “Duck Dynasty” • The person who had the biggest impact on his life is his father Greg • Business administration major.

Position: Offensive Line
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 275
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Buford, Ga.
High School: Buford
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