Emmitt

Williams

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#24

Forward
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 225lbs.
Class: Freshman
City/State: Fort Myers, Fla.
High School: Oak Ridge HS
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Experience: High School

Bio

FRESHMAN SEASON (2018-19)
Averaged 7.0 points, 5.4 rebounds per game … Started 8 of 34 games, averaging 19.8 minutes per game … 89-of-145 from the field, 61.4 percent … Averaged 6.0 points and 5.1 rebounds in conference play … Averaged 6.3 points in the three NCAA Tournament games … Eight games in double figure points with 15 versus South Carolina (1/19) and 15 versus Saint Mary’s (12/15) … Posted 14 against Charleston (11/22) … Five games in double figure rebounds with four double doubles … Had 14 rebounds (with 13 points) back in his home state at Florida (3/6) in 27 minutes and 13 rebounds to go with his 15 points against South Carolina … Made 9-of-10 free throws in that game.

PRIOR TO LSU
Five-star forward who was ranked No. 21 by ESPN and No. 26 in the 247sports.com composite player rankings … Signed in the April 2018 signing period ... Led Oak Ridge to the Florida High School Athletic Association Class 9A state championship with a 30-4 record in 2018 averaging 17.6 points, 12.4 rebounds and 1.7 blocks a game … Participated in the Jordan Brand Classic scoring 44 points in the All-American game, breaking Lebron James’ scoring record in the classic by 10 points.

PERSONAL
Born on Sept. 15, 1998 in Fort Myers, Florida …Right handed … Parents are Renata DeBose and Emmitt Williams … Three brothers and sisters … Major is interdisciplinary studies … Favorite food is chicken wings and favorite dessert is his “grandma Mary’s pound cake” … Favorite NBA players are Kevin Durant and Kevin Garnett … His favorite NBA team is “any team Kevin Durant is on.”

Top Career Performances
Points: 15, vs. South Carolina, 1/19/19
Rebounds: 14, at Florida, 3/6/19
Field Goals Made: 6, twice
3 PT FG Game: 1, vs. Alabama, 1/8/19
Free Throws Made: 9, vs. South Carolina, 1/19/19
Assists: 2 twice
Blocks: 2 three times
Steals: 2, twice
Minutes Played: 32, vs. Charleston, 11/22/18

Top Career Scoring Games
1. 15, vs. South Carolina, 1/19/19
1. 15, vs. Saint Mary’s, 12/15/18
3. 14, vs. Charleston, 11/22/18
4. 13, at Florida, 3/6/19
5. 12, at Kentucky, 2/12/19
5. 12, vs. ULM, 12/28/18
5. 12, vs. Southeastern, 11/6/18
8. 11, vs. Memphis, 11/13/18
9. 9, vs. Louisiana Tech, 11/16/18
10. 8, three times

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