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Ryan Williams






223 lbs.


Redshirt Sophomore


Pembroke Pines, Fla.

High School

Miramar HS

Ryan Williams - Football - University of Miami Athletics

2014 (Senior, Miami): Made season debut against Cincinnati, tossing one incomplete pass.

2013 (Junior, Miami): Played in four games at quarterback … Completed 68.8 percent of passes (22-of-32) for 369 yards with 3 TDs and INT … Completed 3-of-4 passes for 40 yards in season-opening win over FAU … In relief of injured Stephen Morris, completed 11-of-13 passes for 176 yards and 2 TDs in rout of Savannah State … Relieved Morris again a week later at USF, completing 8-of-14 passes for 153 yards and a TD in road win … Earned letter.

2012 (Redshirt Sophomore, Miami): Saw action in five games at quarterback … Finished first season at UM with 137 yards and TD on 15-of-20 passing … Made Miami debut in fourth quarter of loss at Kansas State … Completed 2-of-2 passes for 7 yards and a touchdown … Relieved injured Stephen Morris against North Carolina, throwing for 80 yards on 9-of-13 passing … Completed 4-of-5 passes for 50 yards, including season-best 37-yarder, against USF … Earned letter.

2011 (Sophomore, Miami): Sat out season due to NCAA transfer rules.

2010 (True Freshman, Memphis): Enrolled early at Memphis in January 2010, and worked out with team during spring season … Was named Offensive MVP of Blue-Gray game after completing 15-of-17 pass attempts for 186 yards and three touchdowns … Astrue freshman in 2010, played in all 12 games, starting 10 and completed 165-of-290 passes for 2,075 yards and 13 touchdowns … Earned starting job over former Hurricane Cannon Smith after only second game of collegiate career, and went on to start remaining 10 contests.

High School: Threw for 2,455 yards and 26 touchdowns as senior at Miramar High … Completed 175-of-282 pass attempts … Set state record with five touchdown passes in state championship game against DeLand, breaking previous record set by Tim Tebow … Named Beef O’Brady’s MVP of 6A State Championship game … Completed 18-of-21 pass attempts for 254 yards and five touchdowns in leading Miramar to first-ever state title … 85.7 completion percentage set record, becoming only QB to hold two state records … Led squad to 14-1 record and Class 6A state title … Named Broward All-County by Sun-Sentinel … Team ranked 27th nationally … Twice named Player of the Week in December 2009 by … Earned honors after throwing for 267 yards and four touchdowns in 34-0 win over Dr. Krop (Miami) … Selected Player of the Week again for five-TD effort versus DeLand … Threw over 200 yards in four games, and tossed multiple touchdown passes in six contests … Honored by Miami Dolphins as Outstanding High School Player on Dec. 27, 2009 … Played at Plantation American Heritage High before transferring to Miramar as senior … As sophomore, was starter and led squad to perfect 10-0 season for first time in school history … Broke school records for most yards passing and most passing touchdowns in season and was named team’s Offensive MVP as junior.

2010 12-10 165 290 2,075 56.9 13 10 81
2011  Did not play (sat out season, transfer rules)
2012 5-0 15 20 87 75.0 1 0 37
2013 4-0 22 32 369 68.8 3 1 54
CAREER 21-10 202 342 2,531 59.1 17 11 81