PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 08: Qadree Ollison #30 of the Pittsburgh Panthers rushes for a 13-yard touchdown in the first quarter against Ayron Monroe #23 of the Penn State Nittany Lions on September 8, 2018 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Niagara Falls native Qadree Ollison is heading to the Atlanta Falcons.
On Saturday, the former standout from Canisius High School and the University of Pittsburgh was selected by the Falcons in the fifth round of the NFL Draft with the 152nd pick.
During his four years with Pitt, Ollison rushed for 2,859 yards and scored 29 touchdowns. Ollison added 50 receptions for 375 yards and three touchdowns while in college.
While with Canisius, Ollison led the Crusaders to consecutive Monsignor Martin championships.
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