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Marshall Williams
Marshall Williams

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Durham, NC

High School:
Riverside

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
02/15/1988

Experience:
2VL

Major:
Psychology

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2009 (Junior):
Earned second team All-ACC honors from Phil Steele ... Honorable mention All-ACC by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association ... Led Wake Forest in receiving yards with 867 ... It marked the sixth-highest season receiving total in school history ... Second on the club with 60 receptions ... Led the team with a 14.4 yards per catch average ... Finished fourth in the ACC in receptions per game (5.0) and third in receiving yards per game (72.2) ... Led the Deacons with three 100-yard receiving games ... Posted career-highs with 12 receptions and 180 yards at Boston College (Sept. 26) ... Caught the game-tying touchdown pass vs. the Eagles with just 11 seconds remaining in regulation ... Broke the 100-yard mark with eight catches for 111 yards vs. Georgia Tech (Nov. 7) ... Had eight receptions for 119 yards and a score in the season finale at Duke ... Was second on the team with six touchdown catches ... Caught a touchdown pass in four consecutive games from Week 3 through Week 6 ... Had a pair of TD catches against NC State (Oct. 3) on passes of 4 and 11 yards ... Had six catches for 72 yards vs. the Wolfpack ... Had an 80-yard touchdown catch against Elon (Sept. 19) as part of a two-catch, 93-yard receiving night ... Attempted and completed three passes during the season ... Is the only player on the 2010 team to have attempted or completed a pass in a game.


2008 (Sophomore):
Wake Forest's second-leading receiver as a sophomore with 26 catches for 390 yards ... Had two TD catches on the season ... Played in all 13 games with two starts ... Had at least two catches in each of the first five games ... Made at least one reception in each of the final six games ... Caught his first career TD pass against Ole Miss (Sept. 6) on a 24-yard pass from Riley Skinner that gave Wake a 20-14 lead ... His other touchdown catch was a 64-yarder on a flea-flicker from WR D.J. Boldin against NC State (Nov. 15) ... Had a 52-yard reception against Florida State (Sept. 20) ... Recorded his first career 100-yard receiving day with a career-best seven catches for 116 yards vs. NC State ... Led the team with three receptions of 35 yards or longer.

2007 (Redshirt Freshman):
Was sidelined for the season with an ankle injury.

2006 (True Freshman):
Redshirted the season.

Background:
Ranked as the fourth-best wide receiver prospect in North Carolina by PrepStars ... Rated as the 49th-best overall North Carolina prospect by Scout.com ... Listed by ESPN.com as the nation's 142nd-best wide receiver ... Voted the PAC-6 Offensive Back of the Year ... Made 52 receptions as a senior for 863 yards and 10 scores ... Also averaged 22.3 yards per kickoff return ... Caught 53 passes as a junior for 777 yards and 10 touchdowns ... Clocked at a 4.34 in the 40-yard dash with a 34-inch vertical leap ... Coached by Tommy Blalock ... A captain of the seventh-ranked basketball team in North Carolina ... A three-year letterwinner in track.

Personal:
Majoring in psychology ... Parents are Butch and Sherron Williams ... Born February 15, 1988 ... Chose Wake Forest over Duke and Maryland.

 

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