RBDarrel Williams

LSU — SEC
  • Height: 5110
  • Weight: 229
  • Hometown: Marrero, LA
  • Age: 22

Bio

2016 (Junior): Played in 11 games with two starts ... Starts came against Jacksonville State (24 yards on 3 carries) and Southern Miss (10 yards on 6 carries) ... Finished season with 233 yards and three touchdowns ... Had best game of career against Missouri with 130 yards and three TDs on 21 carries – all career highs ... Capped year with 37 yards on 12 carries in win over Louisville in the Citrus Bowl ... In home-opener, added three catches for 27 yards to go with his 24 rushing yards ... Rushed for 14 yards on three carries vs. Florida and followed that with 13 yards on four attempts in win over Texas A&M.

2015 (Sophomore): Played in all 12 games with no starts ... Rushed 60 times for 296 yards and four touchdowns with a 4.9-yard average per carry ... Added four receptions for 31 yards and four kickoff returns for 49 yards ... Capped his sophomore campaign with a two-yard touchdown run to put the final punctuation on LSU's 56-27 victory over Texas Tech in the Texas Bowl ... Scored a one-yard touchdown while lined up as a fullback against Western Kentucky ... Tied his career high with two rushing touchdowns versus South Carolina and added 61 yards on 10 carries ... Ran for a career-high 89 yards on 11 carries vs. Eastern Michigan ... Carried it 12 times for 45 yards with a long of 12 in the opener at Mississippi State ... Also spent time on special teams coverage units where he posted three tackles (two against Eastern Michigan and one at Syracuse).

2014 (Freshman): Played in 12 straight games after he missed the season opener against No. 14 Wisconsin ... Rushed for 302 yards on 64 carries and scored three touchdowns ... Caught six passes for 65 yards, including a 25-yarder against Mississippi State ... Three of his six receptions went for at least 10 yards ... Added a 13-yard catch against Mississippi State and an 11-yard reception against New Mexico State ... Had double-figure carries against Sam Houston State (14 for 65 yards, 1 TD), New Mexico State (10 for 59 yards), and Kentucky (10 for 61 yards) ... His 65 yards rushing in his collegiate debut was the sixth-most by an LSU true freshman in his first game ... Followed that with 37 yards on seven carries and scored two more touchdowns, highlighted by a 22-yard scamper, against Louisiana-Monroe ... Returned his first career kickoff for 21 yards at Arkansas.

High School: Rated a four-star recruit by Rivals.com, 247Sports and Scout.com ... Set a single-season school record at John Ehret by rushing for 2,201 yards and 32 touchdowns as a senior ... Also caught six passes for 309 yards and three scores during his senior season ... Ranked as the No. 11 running back nationally by Rivals and was a member of the Rivals 250 ... Started at quarterback in 2012 and ran for more than 1,000 yards and scored 27 touchdowns ... Led a John Ehret team that was winless in 2012 to a district championship in 2013 ... Member of the Baton Rouge Advocate Second Dozen ... Coached by Corey Lambert.

Personal: Parents are Karen and Darrel Williams Sr. ... Born April 15, 1995 ... Majoring in sport administration.