Rokeem Williams
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Rokeem  Williams
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Williston, S.C.

High School:
Williston-Elko

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 198

Position:
Wide Receiver

2016: Played in 11 games, making eight starts … finished season with 26 catches for 501 yards and three touchdowns … opened season with six catches for 113 yards at Iowa … had six catches for 145 yards and two scores in a win over Ball State … had three catches for 61 yards in a win over CMU.

2015: Played in 12 games, starting six ... made 33 receptions for a team-leading 543 yards ... added two touchdown receptions ... averaged 16.5 yards per catch ... had a season-high 181 yards receiving on seven catches against Akron, including a career-long 78-yd touchdown ... had five games of 50-plus yards receiving ... also had 30 yards rushing on six carries.

2014: Played in 12 games making seven starts ... finished season with 35 receptions for 682 yards and three touchdowns ... had three catches for 99 yards and a score versus Marshall ... had six catches for 105 yards versus EKU ... had six catches for 133 yards versus UMass ... recorded seven catches for 121 yards at Central Michigan.

2013: Played in 12 games, making six starts ... finished the year seven catches for 104 yards and a touchdown ... opened the year with three receptions for 77 yards at Marshall ... had a one-yard touchdown catch at Illinois, the first of his career.

2012: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned all-state honors in 2010 and 2011 for Coach Dwayne Garrick's Williston Elko High squad... named region's Player of the Year in 2011 and was team's MVP ... was a North-South All-Star Game participant ... as a receiver, caught 73 career passes for 1,593 yards (21.8 ypr) for 22 touchdowns ... as a runner, carried the ball 74 times for 531 yards (7.2 ypa) and scored five TDs ... 2008-11 teams compiled a cumulative record of 50-6, playing in the state championship game three times ... 2011 Upper State Champs in South Carolina ... captained his basketball team all four years.

PERSONAL: Born October 22, 1992 ... son of Effie Williams. ... an uncle, Troy Brown, played for the New England Patriots ... majoring in Family Studies.