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Jaylen

Williams

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Height: 6'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Easton, Mass.
High School: Archbishop Williams/Penn State

Bio

Senior (2018-19)

  • Must sit out the 2018-19 season due to NCAA transfer rules

Junior (2017-18)

  • Appeared in 32 games, making 19 starts as a junior
  • Averaged 21.9 minutes per game and was second on the team in rebounding with 4.9 per contest
  • Posted a team-high 45 blocked shots
  • Collected the team-high rebounds in six contests
  • Just missed a double-double at St. Bonaventure (12/9), grabbing a career-best 11 rebounds to go along with nine rebounds
  • Came off the bench to grab a team-leading seven rebounds in 14 minutes of action against Northwester (2/14)
  • Swatted four shots against Drexel (11/12)
  • Posted a career-best six blocks against Michigan (3/1), setting a new Penn State record for blocks in Big Ten play

Sophomore (2016-17)

  • Appeared in 30 games
  • Averaged 9.6 minutes per game, with 3.0 rebounds and 1.5 points per contest
  • Grabbed five rebounds to go along with one steal and an assist against Saint Peter’s (11/13) 
  • Pulled in four rebounds, added one steal and one block and knocked down one free throw against No. 13 Tennessee (11/20) 
  • Collected eight rebounds, scored four points and recorded one steal and one assist at Boston College (11/30) 
  • Tallied nine points and a team-best eight rebounds, going 3-for-6 from the free throw line against Pitt (12/10)
  • Scored six points, including a 2-for-3 effort from the floor, while hauling in seven rebounds against Iowa (1/3)
  • Brought down six rebounds and had a team-best two blocks at Ohio State (2/1)
  • Filled the stat sheet against Minnesota (3/2) with six rebounds, two points, one assist, one blocked shot and a steal
  • Tied the program WNIT record for blocked shots in a game with two against Ohio (3/17)

Freshman (2015-16) 

  • Appeared in 29 games
  • Averaged 6.6 minutes per contests, grabbing 1.7 rebounds and scoring 1.1 points per game
  • Her first collegiate points came on a pair of free throws against Holy Cross (11/13)
  • Secured her first career rebound and blocked shot against Central Connecticut State (11/22)
  • Grabbed six rebounds, including five offensive boards, made one free throw and tallied one block at Wisconsin (1/10)
  • Tied for team high with two blocks, had three rebounds and two points against Michigan (1/17) 
  • Posted six rebounds and added a team-best two blocks at Iowa (1/20)
  • Went 2-for-2 from the field and made three of her four free throw attempts for seven points to go along with three rebounds and a team-high two blocks at Indiana (2/27) 

High School

  • Rated as the No. 86 overall prospect by Blue Star Basketball
  • Ranked as the No. 17 post player by ESPN/HoopGurlz
  • Ended her career with 716 points, 680 rebound and 300 blocked shots
  • Helped the Bishops to the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Division 3 State Championship in 2013 and 2015
  • Averaged 10.1 points, 10.8 rebounds, 4.5 blocks and 2.3 assists per game during her senior season
  • Earned Central Catholic Conference All-Star and ESPNBoston.com All-State honors
  • Nominated for McDonald’s All-America...Earned Jordan Brand Classic All-Region honors following her final prep campaign
  • Played her AAU basketball for Lady Rivals, winning a pair of AAU state championships

Personal

  • Daughter of Brent and Jacquie Williams
  • Comes from an athletic family
  • Father, Brent, played 11 seasons in the NFL between 1986-96 with three teams - New England, Seattle and the New York Jets
  • Brother Brennan played football at North Carolina and is currently a professional wrestler in the WWE (Marcellus Black)
  • Brother Camren played football at Ohio State and was a member of the 2015 College Football Playoff championship team
  • Born February 14, 1997
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