83  James Williams
James Williams
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Raymond, Miss.

Last College:
Hinds Community College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 178

Position:
Wide Receiver

11/29/2013

Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 59, ECU 28

1999 Depth Chart: listed as a starting wide receiver ... caught 26 passes for 591 yards and four touchdowns in 1998 ... had a great game in the Motor City Bowl when he had three catches for 68 yards and two touchdowns ... has also returned 12 kickoffs for an average of 25.2 yards ... had Marshall's longest touchdown reception of the year, a 91-yarder against Troy State ... had a team-high 95 yards receiving on five catches against Akron ... caught three passes for 147 yards and a touchdown in win over Troy State ... had five catches for 67 yards versus Ball State ... had a 39-yard touchdown catch against Central Michigan ... Prior to Marshall ... lettered in football (3), track (3) and baseball (1) ... was named all-district and all-county as well as being named team MVP ... was selected MVP of the track team ... timed at 10.25 in the 100 meters ... coached by Robert Morgan ... also a member of Marshall's track team ... ran a 6.94 in the 60 meters ... Personal ... born March 6, 1978 ... son of Flora Williams and Houston Williams ... majoring in sports management and marketing.

WILLIAMS'S STATISTICS

Year  Rec.  Yards  Avg.  TD
1998   26    591   22.7   4