One of ISU’s leaders on defense, ranking third on the team in tackles (70) and fifth in TFL (5.0) … one of two Cyclone defenders to start all 12 games … posted a season-high nine tackles and had 1.5 TFL vs. UNI … had seven tackles and a fumble recovery vs. Iowa … recorded eight tackles, including a TFL and QB hurry, vs. Baylor … named Walter Camp Defensive Player of the Week after ISU’s 24-0 shutout of Texas … posted seven tackles, 0.5 TFL and picked off his first career interception vs. the Longhorns … credited with 0.5 sack vs. TCU and Oklahoma.
Redshirted initial collegiate season.
Chose Iowa State over Memphis, Southern Mississippi and Tulane … earned NJCAA Second-Team All-America honors in 2013 … named the ninth-best junior college inside linebacker by JCgridiron.com ... ranked No. 168 in 247Sports’ Junior College rankings … led the NJCAA in tackles in 2013, averaging 13.8 tackles per game … posted 124 tackles, including 79 solo stops … named First Team All-MACJC and named All-Region 23 … tallied 3.5 sacks … had 48 tackles, including 29 solo stops, as a freshman in 2012.
Two-time first-team all-district selection … had 88 tackles as a junior … earned second-team all-state pick as a senior, racking up 85 tackles and rushing for over 700 yards and six touchdowns … team finished the season at 7-5 … coached in high school by Charles Reid.
Born Jan. 4, 1994 … son of Howard Harris and Brenda Williams … went to the same junior college as former Cyclone All-Big 12 linebacker and NFL player Tim Dobbins and current Cyclone Demond Tucker … brother, Darren Williams, was a star defensive back at Mississippi State from 2002-04 … liberal studies major.