Coming from England, Willett earned a golf scholarship to play at Jacksonville State University in Alabama. Danny was the 2006 Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year and won all-OVC honors both seasons he played in college. Willett played in the 2007 Walker Cup and reached #1 in the World Golf Amateur rankings in March of 2008. He turned professional later that same year.
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