| Malcolm Williams
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6-3 / 228
2008 season highlights video
Fifth-year wide receiver who has played in 39 games, starting 18 ... has posted 80 receptions for 1,188 yards (14.9 ypc) and seven TDs, rushed three times for 10 yards and returned 13 kickoffs for 263 yards (20.2 ypr) during his career ... also has 14 special-teams tackles, one blocked punt, a TD on a blocked punt recovery and a forced fumble ... appeared in all 12 games, including six starts, at wide receiver and on special teams in 2010 ... also rushed for 10 yards on three carries and returned five kickoffs for 77 yards (15.4 ypr) ... recorded 24 receptions for 334 yards (13.9 ypc) and two TDs ... appeared in 14 games, including six starts, at wide receiver and on special teams in 2009 ... caught 39 passes for 550 yards (14.1 ypc) and two TDs and returned four kickoffs for 106 yards (26.5 ypr) ... played in 13 games, including six starts, in 2008 ... caught 17 passes for 304 yards (No. 5 on UT's single-season freshman list) (17.9 ypc) and three TDs (T-No. 2 on UT's single-season freshman list) ... gained valuable experience as a redshirt in 2007 ... earned all-state honors in both football and track and field ... was tabbed one of ESPNU's top 150 national prospects ... spent time at six different positions as a prepster.
Appeared in all 12 games at wide receiver, including six starts, and on special teams ... caught 24 passes for 334 yards (13.9 ypc) and two TDs, rushed three times for 10 yards and returned five kickoffs for 77 yards (15.4 ypr) ... named the Offensive Player of the Game by the UT coaching staff on one occasion and Special Teams Player of the Game once ... led the team with four receptions for 77 yards at Rice ... tabbed the Offensive Player of the Game by the UT coaching staff for his effort versus the Owls ... caught two passes for 14 yards and rushed once for 12 yards versus Wyoming ... grabbed two passes for 25 yards at Texas Tech ... caught three passes for 30 yards against UCLA ... caught three passes for 58 yards, including a 40-yarder, and returned one kickoff for 23 yards versus No. 8 Oklahoma ... caught one pass for five yards at No. 5/4 Nebraska ... tabbed the Special Teams Player of the Game by the UT coaching staff for his effort versus the Cornhuskers ... logged two receptions for 23 yards, including a 9-yard TD catch, versus Iowa State ... caught two passes for five yards and returned two kickoffs for 18 yards against No. 25/24 Baylor ... recorded one reception for nine yards at Kansas State ... caught two passes for 18 yards and returned one kickoff for 14 yards versus No. 12/11 Oklahoma State ... caught a 47-yard hail mary TD at the end of the first half against Florida Atlantic ... pulled in one reception for 23 yards against No. 17/18 Texas A&M.
Appeared in 14 games, including six starts, at wide receiver and on special teams ... caught 39 passes for 550 yards (14.1 ypc) and two TDs and returned four kickoffs for 106 yards (26.5 ypr) ... caught one pass for 16 yards against ULM ... hauled in two receptions for 15 yards and returned two kickoffs for 61 yards (30.5 ypr), including a career-long 35-yarder, at Wyoming ... caught one pass for 10 yards and returned a kickoff for 29 yards against Texas Tech ... grabbed three passes for 32 yards versus UTEP ... added an 11-yard reception versus No. 20 Oklahoma ... recovered a blocked punt in the end zone for a TD and posted five receptions for 53 yards at Missouri ... caught two passes for 55 yards, including an 11-yard TD reception, against Oklahoma State ... registered five receptions for 67 yards against UCF ... caught six passes for 103 yards and a TD versus Kansas ... grabbed a career-high nine receptions for 132 yards at Texas A&M ... caught three passes for 52 yards in the Big 12 Championship game versus No. 21 Nebraska.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2008)
Appeared in all 13 games, starting six ... caught 17 passes for 304 yards (17.9 ypc) and three TDs ... the 304 receiving yards rank sixth on UT's single-season freshman list and the three TDs are tied for second ... also returned four kickoffs for 80 yards and registered four special-teams tackles ... recorded three catches for 25 yards in his collegiate debut versus FAU ... caught his first career TD, a 32-yard reception, against No. 11 Missouri ... posted four catches for 182 yards and two TDs, including a career-long 91-yarder, at No. 7 Texas Tech ... the 182 receiving yards rank sixth on UT's single-game list and second on the school's freshman single-game list ... the 91-yard TD reception is the fifth-longest pass play on UT record and the second longest by a freshman ... also recorded two special teams tackles at Texas Tech ... caught three passes for 27 yards versus Baylor and posted a 30-yard kickoff return ... tallied a 14-yard reception, two special teams tackles and a forced fumble at Kansas ... redshirted in 2007.
Coached by Jeff Jordan at Garland H.S. ... earned all-state honors in football and track and field ... spent time at RB, WR, CB, S, KR and PR in his career ... was a member of ESPNU's top 150 national prospects ... helped lead his team to a 22-6 record during his two years as a starter ... scored TDs by reception, rush and return during his career ... named first-team 5A all-state by the Associated Press and third-team all-state by the Texas Sports Writers Association at wide receiver as a senior ... also named first-team 5A all-state by the Texas Sports Writers Association at defensive back ... tabbed first-team all-district 10-5A ... recorded 45 tackles and four interceptions, returning one for a TD ... had 38 receptions for 550 yards (14.5 ypc) and four TDs, while rushing 30 times for 440 yards (14.7 ypc) and six TDs ... helped lead Garland to a 12-3 record and earn a spot in the 5A state semifinals ... finished the season ranked fifth in Texas Football's final Top 25 poll ... became the second Owl team since 1964 to win 12 games and the first since 1963-64 to win playoff games in back-to-back years ... intercepted two passes, returning one for a 27-yard TD, and rushed for 115 yards and a TD in a 31-14 playoff win over Klein Oak ... named honorable mention all-district 10-5A as a junior despite missing six games due to injury ... notched 17 tackles, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery on defense ... made 17 receptions for 315 yards and four TDs on offense ... helped Garland post a 10-3 record and advance to the 5A regional semifinals ... had three receptions for 65 yards and a TD, four rushes for 55 yards and a TD and scored on a fumble recovery against DeSoto ... also a three-year letterman in track and field ... member of relay teams that finished third in the state in the 4x100m and second in the 4x200m as a senior... also ran the 100m and 200m.
Born in Dallas, Texas ... majoring in youth and community studies ... is on pace to graduate this summer ... a prep A/B Honor Roll student ... a two-year member of the National Honor Society ... enjoys video games and comedy.
THE M. WILLIAMS FILE
During pregame, I like to: Listen to my iPod
Favorite TV channel: BET
Favorite TV show: Family Guy
I can't believe I watch: That 70's Show
Favorite movie: Coming to America
Favorite actor: Jet Li
Favorite superhero: Batman
Favorite music artist: Chamillionaire
Favorite video game: NCAA '09
Favorite cartoon character: Bugs Bunny