Emerged as one of the team's
top defensive linemen in 2012 and served as a co-starter in 2013 ... has 107
tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, 17 quarterback pressures, three pass
breakups, one recovered fumble, and two blocked kicks in 867 snaps over 40
games (10 starts) in his career.
2013: Had 37
tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, eight quarterback pressures, two pass breakups,
and one recovered fumble in 359 snaps over 13 games (four starts) ... had four
tackles in 26 snaps against #5 Georgia on Aug. 31 ... had three tackles, 0.5
tackles for loss, and a pass breakup in 22 snaps against Wake Forest on Sept.
28 ... had four tackles and a team-high three quarterback pressures in 34 snaps
against Boston College on Oct. 12 ... had five tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss,
and a recovered fumble in 41 snaps at Virginia on Nov. 2 ... had four tackles
and 0.5 tackles for loss in 37 snaps against Georgia Tech on Nov. 14 ... had
five tackles in 26 snaps against The Citadel on Nov. 23 ... had two tackles and
a pass breakup in 26 snaps at #9 South Carolina on Nov. 30 ... had one tackle
and blocked an extra point in 26 snaps against #6 Ohio State in the Orange Bowl
on Jan. 3.
2012: Had 50
tackles, five tackles for loss, two sacks, nine quarterback pressures, one pass
breakup, and one blocked kick in 370 snaps over 13 games (five starts) ...
averaged one tackle every 7.4 snaps ... had four tackles, one tackle for loss,
and two quarterback pressures in 41 snaps against #25 Auburn at Atlanta, GA on
Sept. 1 ... had four tackles, two tackles for loss, and one sack in 30 snaps
against Ball State on Sept. 8 ... had five tackles and a pass breakup in 31
snaps at #4 Florida State on Sept. 22 ... had four tackles, 1.5 tackles for
loss, and one sack in 36 snaps at Boston College on Sept. 29; named team defensive
player-of-the-game ... had seven tackles in 33 snaps against Georgia Tech on
Oct. 6 ... had five tackles in 30 snaps against Virginia Tech on Oct. 20 ...
had five tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss, and two quarterback pressures in 38
snaps at Wake Forest on Oct. 25 ... had three tackles in 28 snaps at Duke on
Nov. 3 ... had four tackles in 18 snaps against Maryland on Nov. 10 ... had two
tackles, a team-high three quarterback pressures, and blocked a field goal in
38 snaps against N.C. State on Nov. 17; named team co-special teams
player-of-the-game ... had three tackles in 29 snaps against #12 South Carolina
on Nov. 24 ... had three tackles in nine snaps against #7 Louisiana State in
the Chick-fil-A Bowl on Dec. 31.
2011: Had 20
tackles and two tackles for loss in 138 snaps over 14 games (one start) ... had
two tackles in 10 snaps in his first career game against Troy on Sept. 3 ...
had one tackle in two snaps at #10 Virginia Tech on Oct. 1 ... had one tackle
in seven snaps against Boston College on Oct. 8 ... had one tackle in 17 snaps
against North Carolina on Oct. 22 ... had one tackle in four snaps at Georgia
Tech on Oct. 29 ... had three tackles in nine snaps in his first career start
against Wake Forest on Nov. 12 ... had two tackles and a tackle for loss in 11
snaps at N.C. State on Nov. 19 ... had three tackles in 18 snaps at #13 South
Carolina on Nov. 26 ... had four tackles and a tackle for loss in 20 snaps
against #3 Virginia Tech in the ACC Championship game on Dec. 3.
Had 106 tackles, 26 tackles for loss, seven sacks, 22 quarterback
pressures, three pass breakups, one interception, and three recovered fumbles
as a senior at Daniel High School ... from the same school as 2010 First-Team
All-ACC defensive tackle Jarvis Jenkins; Williams wore the same #99 jersey that
Jenkins wore at Daniel High and Clemson ... helped his team to the state
playoffs; had seven tackles, two recovered fumbles, and a blocked extra point
against South Pointe High School in his final game ... helped Daniel High to a
13-1 record as a starter as both a sophomore and junior ... moved into the
starting lineup halfway through his freshman season ... #17 player in South
Carolina by SuperPrep ... #37 defensive tackle in the nation by ESPN.com ...
area defensive player-of-the-year by Seneca Journal ... third in the state in
the shotput as a junior ... coached by Randy Robinson at Daniel High ...
recruited by Brad Scott.
Son of Ronald Williams, who totaled 1,824 career rushing yards at
Clemson from 1990-92 ... majoring in sociology ... born Dec. 29, 1992.