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BYU RB Jamaal Williams to withdraw, return in 2016

Brigham Young University Cougars football was dealt a surprising blow today, as it was revealed that star running back Jamaal Williams had withdrawn from the school and would not play this year for “personal reasons,” but would return in 2016. BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced Williams decision, which was reported by John Taylor of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk...
Via Campus Sports Net
27 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU RB Williams to miss season after withdrawing from school

PROVO, Utah (AP) BYU leading rusher Jamaal Williams has withdrawn from school and will sit out this season. Cougars coach Bronco Mendenhall said in a statement released by the school Thursday that the senior running back was stepping away for personal reasons. Mendenhall says he plans to have Williams back with the team next season. Williams has run for 2,626 yards and 23 touchdowns...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU's Jamaal Williams withdraws 'for personal reasons,' will miss season

BYU's remote Playoff hopes took a big hit Thursday. The school announced that standout RB Jamaal Williams has withdrawn from school and will redshirt this season. "Jamaal has withdrawn from school for personal reasons and will redshirt the 2015 season," coach Bronco Mendenhall said. "We plan on Jamaal returning for the 2016 season." The 6-0, 205-pound Californian, who missed some...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU's Williams puts winning above his chase for rushing record

BYU running back Jamaal Williams is within striking distance of the Cougars all-time rushing record, something he has dreamed about since he arrived on campus. However, the electric RB said chasing personal achievements comes second to rushing after wins.   “I’d rather win than break the record. Winning is always better,” Williams told the Deseret News. “(When I was younger...
Via Fox Sports
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

BYU Football: JSwaggy Media Day

BYU media day has come and gone.  Here is what I took away from the festivities. Jamaal Williams Jamaal Williams was the star of Media Day and cemented himself as my favorite Cougar this year.  He made the rounds with the local media members.  He ate a cupcake with Hans Olsen and told the story of the Good Samaritan using the bloods and the crips, here are a few of the quotes...
Via TornBySports
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

BYU football: Cougars lose Jamaal Williams to season-ending injury

Provo • Just when a month of disappointment and despair was seemingly in the BYU Cougars’ rearview mirror, they received another discouraging setback on Monday when they returned to campus after Saturday’s 27-7 win over Middle Tennessee. Coach Bronco Mendenhall said in his noon press briefing Monday that star running back Jamaal Williams, arguably the team’s most dynamic...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
November 03, 2014

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