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Lavorick Williams
88  Lavorick Williams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Odessa, Texas

High School:
Permian

Last College:
New Mexico State

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185

Position:
WR

Experience:
1L

2010 (SOPHOMORE): Made two catches for 27 yards in the season opener versus Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... went on to appear in 12 of 13 regular season games.

2009: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Transferred from I-10 rival New Mexico State with three years of eligibility ... played in nine games for the Aggies as a wide receiver and kickoff returner in 2008, collecting seven catches for 52 yards ... his top game came versus Alcorn State when he reeled in three receptions for 45 yards ... had two kickoff returns for 37 yards (18.5 avg.), all against ASU ... led Permian High School to a district title his senior year with a 9-4 overall mark ... snared 50 catches for 978 yards (19.6 avg.) with 10 touchdowns as a senior ... his long reception was good for 72 yards ... first team All-District wideout as a junior and senior, earning the team's best receiver award his senior year ... coached by Darren Allman at Permian HS ... an exceptional track athlete who was timed at 10.4 seconds in the 100-meter dash his senior year.

PERSONAL: Full name is Lavorick Decarea Williams ... parents are Ervin and Sandra Williams ... has one brother ... born 11/10/88 (Dallas, Texas) ... Criminal Justice major.

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