• print
  • email
  • font +
  • font -
  • rss

Johnny Williams
32 Johnny Williams
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Briarcrest Christian

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 249

Position:
Forward

Enters his second season with the Patriots after a solid freshman season... Has good back-to-the-basket moves and is developing a strong mid-range jumper.

2009-10: Has appeared in all but two games this season and made first career start at Old Dominion... Had seven points and four rebounds against Dartmouth... Followed that out with a breakout game on national television scoring 18 points on 8 of 10 shooting against College of Charleston... Had a block against Villanova... Grabbed four rebounds against Georgia Tech including two on the offensive end... Played four minutes with four rebounds against Indiana... Had two points, two rebounds and a steal in nine minutes at George Washington... Had five points and four boards in just eight minutes at UNCW... Set career high with six rebounds at Radford... Had four points, five rebounds and one block in just 10 minutes against Delaware... Set a career high with eight points against James Madison in 20 minutes while also grabbing three rebounds, handing out the first two assists of his career and blocking a shot... Has led or tied for the team lead in blocks four times.

High School: Played varsity basketball at Briarcrest Christian School for coach John Harrington... Named All-State and All-Tournament in the postseason... Averaged 18 points, 12 rebounds and five assists as a senior... Named the top power forward recruit in the CAA by Rivals.com and the second-highest rated recruit in the CAA... ESPN.com rated him as 36th in the nation at power forward... Also recruited by Alabama and Oklahoma State.

Personal: Parents are Barbara and Johnny Williams... Born July 12, 1991... A 2009 graduate of Briarcrest Christian School... Has one brother, Johnathan... Major is Biology.

CAREER HIGHS

PTS: 18, vs. College of Charleston (2/20/10) REB: 6, at Radford (12/30/09) FG: 8, vs. College of Charleston (2/20/10) 3-PT FG: None attempted FT: 3, twice, last at UNC Wilmington (12/5/09) ASSISTS: 2, vs. James Madison (1/30/10) STEALS: 1, eight times, last at Old Dominion (2/13/10) BLOCKS: 1, 10 times, last at Georgia State (2/3/10) MINUTES: 20, vs. James Madison (1/30/10)

Men's Basketball Virtual Guide
Patriot Club