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  Marcus Sanders-Williams
Marcus  Sanders-Williams

Player Profile

Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Durango HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 230





Position Breakdown and 2013 Football Preview Part 1 - Offense

Talent runs deep on 2013 roster

UTAH: Returned to linebacker in the spring after spending his freshman and junior seasons as a backup running back.
2015–Played in 11 games … saw action at running back in seven games … two rushes for four 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 … 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 … sociology major … born Aug. 10, 1995.

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