WCU opened 15 days of spring practice on Monday evening
Notes: Converted from defensive back to wide receiver during off-season workouts and spring practice.
2011 (Sophomore): Played in seven games, making four starts in the defensive backfield ... Made his first career start in the season-opener at Georgia Tech, finishing with two tackles ... Credited with nine total hits on the year including five solo stops, adding one pass break-up against Mars Hill ... Recorded a career-high three solo tackles at top-ranked Georgia Southern ... Missed the final three games of the season due to a pair of injuries - a shoulder injury kept him out of the Wofford game while an ankle ailment sidelined him for the final two games of the year.
2010 (Freshman): Saw action in 10 of the 11 games as a true freshman, making his collegiate debut in the season opener at North Carolina State ... Finished with two tackles on the year, both coming as tackle assists ... Made his first career tackle in a road win at The Citadel.
Prior to Western: Was a three-time All-Eastern Carolina 6 Conference selection ... Helped South Johnston High and head coach Joe Salas post a 35-14 overall record during his career including a 14-2 state runner-up finish in 2009 where he was named offensive MVP recording three TDs in the first half alone ... Offensively, caught 101 passes for 1,620 yards and 28 touchdowns as a senior ... His TD reception tally and receiving yards were both school records ... Was named to the Shrine Bowl ... Also ran track as a prep where he was a three-time all-conference selection.
Personal: Is the son of Greg and Cassandra Williams ... Born in Smithfield,
N.C. ... Has three siblings; Torrence, Cierra and Christian.