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Nick Williams Named Finalist For Pop Warner Award

UConn Huskies senior wide receiver Nick Williams has been named a finalist for the Pop Warner Award. Here's the release: LANGHORNE, Pa. - University of Connecticut senior wide receiver and returner Nick Williams (East Windsor, N.J.) has been named one of four finalists for the third annual Pop Warner National College Football Award. The award, established in 2010...
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November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Nick Williams Named Big East Special Teams Player of the Week

Return a punt for a touchdown and finish with 160 all purpose yards and you'll win Big East Special Teams Player of the Week. Here's the release from UConn and the Big East: PROVIDENCE - University of Connecticut senior Nick Williams (East Windsor, Conn.) has been named the BIG EAST Conference Special Teams Player of the Week on Monday for his performance in the...
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November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Nick Williams 80 Yard Punt Return For TD

For the second time this season, the first in the win over Maryland, UConn Huskies wide receiver Nick Williams has returned a punt for a touchdown. This time it was of the 80 yard variety in UConn's 24-17 win over the Pittsburgh Panthers on Friday night. Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure to like us on Facebook as well.
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November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn returns a punt for a touchdown against the Pittsburgh Panthers

The Connecticut Huskies took on the Pittsburgh Panthers in a Big East showdown. UConn up 10 to nothing when Pitt punted the ball to a Connecticut player (Nick Williams) who took the ball to the house for an easy 6 points. The extra point was made putting UConn up 17 to 0 making this game almost out of reach for the Panthers.
Via Throw The Flag
November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Smallwood, Williams Take Home More Honors

Here's the release from UConn about UConn Huskies football players Yawin Smallwood and Nick Williams picking up more weekly honors from their performances in Saturday's win over the Maryland Terrapins. STORRS, Conn. - University of Connecticut redshirt sophomore linebacker Yawin Smallwood (Worcester, Mass.) picked up three more honors on Tuesday for his performance in UConn...
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September 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Williams Wants to Contribute More

We're sort of surprised this didn't come up sooner but Huskies return specialist and part-time receiver Nick Williams would love to get more involved in the offense. Given that he's a legitimate big-play threat (something UConn has in running back Lyle McCombs but lacks at wideout), it seems like a perfect fit. "I would definitely like to be more involved (in...
Via NBC Connecticut
November 17, 2011  |  Discuss
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