“I can promptly provide in scoring and rebounding to support the staff get,” mentioned Williams who is coming off a year at UTEP exactly where he averaged 15.1 factors and 7.4 rebounds per sport. “I’m a superior shooter and can get baskets in the post. I have a massive motor and give it almost everything I can each individual working day. Defense is a significant place of improvement that I want to make in my sport and I know that Mentor Adams is a defensive guru who can help me. To perform on this huge stage and increase my recreation was essential to me.”
Williams attained NABC All-District Second Crew honors as a redshirt senior just after earning NABC All-District Initially workforce the calendar year just before. Together with the All-District honors, Williams was named 2020 All-Conference Usa To start with Group right after currently being tabbed the Convention United states Participant of the 7 days three occasions. A 6-foot-8, 230-pound ahead, he has also posted three C-Usa Commissioner’s Educational Honor Roll on his resume.
Together with his 15.1 details and 7.4 rebounds for every recreation, Williams experienced 12 blocked pictures and shot 48.1 percent from the subject last time wherever he started off all 24 video games for the Miners. He produced 19 3-ideas and was 61-for-73 from the absolutely free-throw line (83.6 p.c). As a junior, Williams led UTEP with 17.8 details and 7.2 rebounds for every recreation during the 2019-20 period in 32 begins. He shot 49.9 percent from the field and had 29 blocks and 28 steals defensively. Williams scored a career-significant 34 points against UTSA as a junior from UTSA and had 14 rebounds versus Charlotte final year.
Prior to UTEP, Williams performed two seasons at Fresno State in which he averaged 14 details for each match as a sophomore and gained 2018 All-Mountain West Third Group honors. Williams recorded two double-doubles while playing for the Bulldogs and scored a year-higher 30 details versus Cal State Monterey Bay together with a 13-rebound sport in opposition to CSU Bakersfield. He commenced 58 games in his to start with two collegiate seasons at Fresno.
Williams is the all-time main scorer at Roosevelt Higher University (Fresno) the place he completed his occupation with 2,302 details. He averaged 34 points and 18 rebounds for every activity for the duration of his senior period right before signing to play at Fresno State.
He arrives in Lubbock having played in 121 game titles and with 114 starts in his collegiate career wherever he is averaging 13.4 details and 6.2 rebounds for every recreation.
TEXAS TECH SIGNEES (in buy of signing)
Kaelen “KJ” Allen (6-6, 255, Forward)
Sophomore | Los Angeles, California | East Los Angeles College | Westchester HS
Adonis Arms (6-6, 205, Guard)
Graduate Transfer | Milwaukee, Wisconsin | Winthrop University | Desert Vista HS
Davion Warren (6-6, 210, Guard)
Graduate Transfer | Buffalo, New York | Hampton College | Bishop Timon St. Jude
Mylik Wilson (6-3, 175, Guard)
Junior | Rayville, Louisiana | Louisiana-Lafayette | Rayville HS
Ethan Duncan (6-, 160, Guard)
Freshman | Lubbock, Texas | Trinity Christian School
Sardaar Calhoun (6-6, 220, Guard)
Junior | Tappahannock, Virginia | Florida Condition | Blue Ridge HS
Daniel Batcho (6-11, 245, Ahead)
Redshirt Freshman | Paris, France | Arizona | Centre Federal du Basketball
Bryson Williams (6-8, 230, Ahead)
Redshirt Senior | Fresno, California | UTEP | Roosevelt HS