Isiah Williams was an American college basketball player for Utah Valley University. Williams was the Great West Conference player of the year in 2011 and UVU's first division I All-American in basketball.

Isiah Williams
Personal information
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolFarragut (Chicago, Illinois)
College
NBA draft2012 / Undrafted
PositionPoint guard
Number2
Career highlights and awards

Williams, a 6'1" guard from Farragut High School in Chicago, Illinois, played two years of junior college ball at the College of Eastern Utah, where he led the Golden Eagles to a third-place finish in the 2010 NJCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship. He then moved to Utah Valley University to play for Dick Hunsaker and complete his four-year degree.

In his junior season of 2010–11, Williams averaged 17.4 points and 1.8 assists per game as he led the Wolverines to an 11–1 finish and a Great West Conference regular-season championship. Williams was named first team All-Conference and Conference player of the year.[1] At the conclusion of the season, Williams was named an Associated Press honorable mention All-American, making him the first player in school history to receive such an honor.[2]

In 2011–12, Williams was chosen to repeat as the preseason GWC player of the year by a vote of the league's coaches.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Isiah Williams Named Great West Conference Player of the Year, accessed November 19, 2011
  2. ^ "UVU hoops: Williams is honorable mention All-American". The Salt Lake Tribune. March 28, 2011. Retrieved November 19, 2011.
  3. ^ Utah Valley's Williams Picked to Repeat as Player of the Year, accessed November 19, 2011

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