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  Marcus Sanders-Williams
Marcus  Sanders-Williams

Player Profile

Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Durango HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 222





Position Breakdown and 2013 Football Preview Part 1 - Offense

Talent runs deep on 2013 roster

UTAH:Third-string running back sees most of his time on special teams ... two-time Academic All-Pac-12.

2015--Played in 11 games … saw action at running back in seven games … two rushes for 4 yards … three receptions for 19 yards … career-long 17-yard reception at USC … carried twice for four yards at Oregon … two receptions for two yards against Utah State … honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic.

2014--Appeared in all 13 games, mostly on special teams ... eight tackles included four stops against Idaho State ... lettered ... Pac-12 All-Academic second team.

2013--Played in five games, primarily on special teams ... subbed in at running back against Weber State, rushing 10 times for 40 yards and a 1-yard touchdown ... also had a tackle against Weber State ... lettered as a true freshman.

HIGH SCHOOL: All-Northwest League co-Offensive MVP in 2012 ... All-Nevada Football team ... beat nearly 1,300 other recruits in April 2012 by recording the highest score at the Nike Football SPARQ Combine in Long Beach, Calif., where he had the top 40-yard dash time (4.43 seconds) and vertical jump (39.4 inches) ... 154 carries for 1,213 yards (7.88 average) and 19 rushing touchdowns (20 total) as a senior at Durango HS (Nev.) ... 113 yards on 12 carries, including an 80-yard TD, in the quarterfinals of the 2012 Division I Sunset Region playoffs ... 259 yards and four touchdowns in a win over Sierra Vista HS ... 163 yards and three touchdowns in a win over Spring Valley HS ... as a junior in 2011, he was eligible to play in only the last three games of the season for Durango after transferring from Bishop Gorman HS ... rushed for 237 yards and two touchdowns against Sierra Vista, scored twice against Pahrump Valley and returned a kickoff 93 yards for a touchdown against Desert Oasis in 2011 ... played in four games as a sophomore at Bishop Gorman in 2010 before transferring ... also ran track.

PERSONAL: Son of Vincent and Tammera Williams ... one sister and one brother ... economics major ... born Aug. 10, 1995.

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