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Doug Williams Athlete Profile

#22 Doug Williams

Position: Tailback Height: 5-11 Weight: 192 Roster Years: 1976-1979 Hometown: Sacramento, CA


Parents are Robert (insurance) and Rosemary Williams ... majoring in business.

Before BYU

HIgh School - Leading rusher, leading scorer and all-Superior while playing at La Sierra High in Carmichael, Calif. ... George Souza (CAlifornia) was his coach ... also lettered in track. 


1976 | Freshman Year

Played on JV squad.

1977 | Sophomore Year

Played on JV ... rushed for 141 yards in eight carries against Dixie ... scored two TD's in that game, one was a 38-yard and broke loose for a 53-yard run to set another BYU score in that game.

1978 | Junior Year

Caught three passes against Utah State ... was named coaches player of the game against Oregon when he rushed for 18 yards and scored a touchdown ... also scored a TD against UTEP ... caught a 28-yard pass in Hawaii.

1979 | Senior Year

Number one fullback in Spring.