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39  Marlon Williams
Marlon Williams


Pflugerville, Texas

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Height / Weight:
6-0 / 218




Civil Engineering

Assisted on three tackles in the Alamo Bowl against Michigan State ... had a solo tackle, a forced fumble and a pass breakup in the win at Baylor ... five solo tackles and a tackle for loss against Oklahoma ... tipped a pass that was picked by LaRon Moore ... had eight tackles at Oklahoma State ... posted a sack and a half and six tackles in the win over Kansas .... five total tackles versus Texas A&M... two solo stops in the win at Nebraska ... recorded a sack and three solo tackles in the win over Kansas State ... five tackles in the win over New Mexico ... posted nine tackles and a pass breakup at Houston ... had 10 total tackles against Texas ... recorded a sack and six tackles on the night versus Rice ... led the Red Raiders with 10 tackles ... seven were solo tackles and two were for loss versus North Dakota.

All-Big 12 Conference Honorable Mention (Big 12 Coaches) ... paced the defensive unit with seven tackles against Ole Miss in the Cotton Bowl ... led Tech with nine tackles, including eight solo, in the win over Baylor ... five tackles at Oklahoma ... two solo tackles against Oklahoma State ... sacked UT quarterback Colt McCoy and finished the game with two tackles ... also had another tackle for loss ... four tackles at Kansas ... led the team with 13 tackles at Texas A&M and also recorded a sack ... five tackles in the win over Nebraska ... great game against Kansas State with eight tackles, a forced fumble and a fumble return of 11 yards ... four solo tackles and a pass breakup in win over UMass ... had three tackles in the win over SMU ... four tackles at Nevada ... opened the season with seven tackles, six solo, against Eastern Washington ... also had a sack and tackle for loss.

All-Big 12 Conference Honorable Mention ... Academic All-Big 12 First Team ... Matched single-game best with 10 tackles against Virginia in the bowl game ... also had a pass breakup ... returned a fumble 12 yards against Oklahoma to set up a first-quarter score for the Red Raiders ... finished with three tackles and a pass breakup in the win over the third-ranked Sooners ... nine tackles at Texas ... six tackles and a pass breakup each against Colorado and Baylor ... five tackles at Missouri ... made eight stops in win over Texas A&M ... six tackles against Iowa State and four in the Northwestern State game ... season-high 10 tackles at Oklahoma State ... also broke up a pass ... six tackles each against UTEP and at Rice ... opened the season with two tackles and a 67-yard fumble return at SMU ... return set up a Tech score.

Saw action in all 13 games as a true freshman as a fixture on Tech's special teams units ... made five solo tackles including one for loss on the season and showed signs of his ability.

Pflugerville High School in Pflugerville, Texas ... Three-Star Recruit (; ... No. 41 inside linebacker nationally ( ... No. 96 overall prospect in Texas ( ... District 15-5A first team as a senior ... posted 86 tackles, seven tackles for loss, one forced fumble and a fumble recovery ... also managed 500 rushing yards and eight touchdowns ... named to district first team after recording 125 tackles, five tackles for loss, one sack, two pass breakups and two fumble recoveries during junior season ... timed at 4.59 in the forty at the Fort Worth NIKE Training Camp ... high school teammate of current Red Raider Todd Walker ... also recruited by Arizona and Oklahoma State ... High School Coach: George Hermann.

Marlon Williams ... born February 3, 1988, in Abilene, Texas ... son of Melvin Williams ... participated in basketball, football, and track in high school ... majoring in civil engineering.

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