A hard-working non-scholarship player back for his fourth and final season ... has filled the role of walk-on well, supporting teammates and working hard as a member of the scout team ... a crowd favorite in Lawrence Joel Coliseum ... remarkably, went a perfect 4-of-4 from the field last season ... grew up and went to high school in Memphis, but now calls Dallas home ... originally walked-on then-coach Dave Odom's team as a freshman in 2000-01 ... came to Wake Forest after a standout career at Briarcrest Christian in Memphis, TN.
Played in five games, including one ACC game ... did not miss a shot as a junior, going a perfect 4-of-4 from the field, including 2-of-2 from three-point range ... scored five points in three minutes Dec. 18 against SC State ... played two minutes, scored a point and grabbed a rebound in Dec. 20 victory versus North Carolina A&T ... played four minutes and had a steal Dec. 30 against Bethune-Cookman ... made both of his field goal attempts, including a three-pointer, and added one assist Jan. 7 against Elon ... saw brief action in Feb. 17 loss at Maryland.
Saw action in six games including three ACC contests... averaged 0.5 points and 0.2 rebounds per game... played five minutes in a home win over SC State... scored two points on his only field goal attempt in a home victory versus North Carolina.
Played in 10 games, averaging 2.1 minutes per contest... sank 3-of-8 field goal attempts and was 2-of-2 from the free throw line.
Played four seasons at Briarcrest Christian in Memphis, TN... averaged 17.1 points and 4.3 assists per game... shot 47.6 percent from three-point range and 86 percent from the free throw line for the Saints... coached by Lee Smith... a finalist for Tennessee's Mr. Basketball... an honorable mention McDonald's High School All-American... first team all-state as a senior... holds school single-game scoring record (51 points)... scored more than 1,700 career points.
Williams' father, Bowman, played on the college level at Washington & Lee ... hobbies include fly fishing and golf ... his pre-game superstition is taking a shower before the game ... turns 22 the day after Wake's first exhibition game Nov. 3 against the EA Sports All-Stars ... nicknames are "Buddy" and "Al-Will."
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