11 - Adrian Williams
Adrian Williams
Height: 6-1
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
High School: Wheeler
Position: G

Team Captain

 

Junior: Played in all 31 games for the Bears…Averaged 5.7 points per game…netted a season high 17 points against Kean, connecting on 5 of 7 treys…Has 115 career treys, 12th best in Brown basketball history…Registered 15 points at  Dartmouth, connecting on 5 of 7 treys…Connected on four treys twice, vs. St. Francis (NY) and University of the Sciences…Pulled down a career high seven rebounds against Bryant and Holy Cross…Sophomore:  His 11.0 points per game scoring average ranked 11th in the Ivy League…Started 27 games for the Bears, missing one game due to injury…Named the Ivy League Player of the Week after scoring a career high 29 points against Quinnipiac on 9 of 11 shooting from the field, including an incredible 7 of 8 shooting from behind the three-point arc and 4 of 4 shooting from the free throw line…His seven treys against Quinnipiac rank seventh in the Brown record book and just one short of the Pizzitola Sports Center record…Scored in double figures 17 times…84-percent free throw shooter (53 of 63)… Registered seven steals on the road against Holy Cross, second best in Brown basketball history…Ranked second in the Ivy league with 58 treys…His three-point field goal percentage (.377) ranked eighth in the Ivy league…Logged 34.6 minutes per game, third most in the Ivy League, playing 40 or more minutes five times…Tossed in 19 points against Hartford…Grabbed a career high seven rebounds against New Hampshire…  Freshman:   One of six Brown team members to play in all 28 games…Earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors…Scored a season high 13 points vs. Harvard, hitting 4 of 4 field goals, including 2 of 2 treys…Netted 12 points vs. Columbia and 11 points vs. Yale… Handed out four assists vs. Michigan…Secondary School Background: A graduate of Wheeler High School where he lettered in basketball… Named All-County and All-Region… Set a county record with 11 three-pointers in a game …Earned All-State Honorable Mention recognition… Named Mid-Season All-Metro Atlanta…Scored a career high 35 points… Averaged 12.7 points, 2 assists and 4 rebounds per game as a senior… Member of the National Honor Roll… Served on the Senior Advisory Board… Personal: Adrian Michael Williams, born December 2, 1988… Son of Doug Williams and Lisa Robinson…Father, Doug Williams is a former Washington Redskins Super Bowl MVP… Siblings include Laura, Jasmine, DJ, Carmaleta, Ashley, Lee and Tamessia…  Enjoys reading, traveling and making music… Concentrating in Economics.

 

 

Adrian Williams ’11 – Career Highs

Points: 29 vs. Quinnipiac (12/29/08)

Rebounds: 7 vs. New Hampshire (12/6/08); vs. Bryant (11/25/09);

                    vs. Holy Cross (12/2/09)

Assists: 6 vs. St. Francis-NY (11/13/09)

Steals: 7 vs. Holy Cross (11/19/08)

Treys:  7 vs. Quinnipiac (12/29/08)

 

Adrian Williams:  Personality Chart

 

Post-school ambition:  Successful career in business

People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career: Father

Best book I have ever read: Freakonomics 

Favorite foods: Sweet potatoes, cereal

Favorite TV shows: Entourage, The Office

Movies I have enjoyed: Inception, Friday, Public Enemies

Biggest athletic thrill: Playing on ESPNU

My favorite thing about playing basketball is: Getting teammates involved

The thing I like most about Brown University:  Its diversity

Person in history (past or present) I would most like to meet: Martin Luther King, Jr.

Favorite Class at Brown: Contemporary Architecture

Favorite Character in Literature: Dr. Seuss

Favorite Gym: Douglas L. Lipscomb Gymnasium (Wheeler HS) 

Claim to fame: Son of Super Bowl MVP Doug Williams 

Favorite Musical Groups:  Drake, Kanye West, Francis & the Lights, Lil’ Wayne