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Kane

Williams

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Guard
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Douglasville, Ga.
High School: South Paulding
Experience: High School

Bio

Career Bio & Statistics

ATHLETIC HONORS
• 2019 Sun Belt All-Tournament Team

ACADEMIC HONORS
• Currently majoring in speech communications

2018-19
Earned Sun Belt Conference All-Tournament honors . . . Started 28 of 33 games played, averaging 11.1 points and 3.5 assists per game while shooting 51.1 percent from the floor, 40.0 percent from 3-point range and 70.3 percent from the free throw line . . . Tripled minutes per game production averaging 31.6 per game which ranked No. 18 in the Sun Belt . . . Average of 3.5 assists per game ranked No. 10 in the Sun Belt and No. 236 in the NCAA . . . Swiped 1.9 steals per game which ranked No. 4 in the league and No. 44 in the country . . . Garnered a 1.6 assist/turnover ratio which was No. 8 in the Sun Belt and No. 196 in the country.

Scored 17 points in 37 minutes with six rebounds and five assists at Montana . . . Scored 20 points in the semifinals of the Cayman Islands Classic against Creighton . . . Finished with 14 points on 6-of-9 shooting and seven assists against Georgia in the third-place game of the Cayman Islands Classic . . . Filled up the box score with 12 points, five rebounds, and four assists at Alabama . . . Scored 17 points going 9-of-12 from the free throw line with five rebounds against Chattanooga . . . Swiped a career-high five steals at No. 24 Kansas State . . . Went a perfect 5-of-5 from the floor for 13 points against UNCW . . . Went 6-of-9 from the floor for 14 points with five rebounds and four assists at Texas State . . . Just missed a double-double with eight points and nine rebounds at South Alabama . . . Came off the bench to score 16 points on 5-of-7 shooting and 6-of-7 free throws with five assists at UT Arlington . . . Finished with 19 points and four steals, going a perfect 6-of-6 from the free throw line in the final minutes against Georgia Southern . . . Just missed a career-high with 18 points at Appalachian State . . . Led the team in scoring with 17 points on 7-of-9 field goals off the bench against Little Rock . . . Scored a career-high 23 points at Georgia Southern . . . Finished with 12 points and five rebounds, going 7-of-7 from the free throw line against UT Arlington in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament Championship Game.

2017-18
Finished first season playing in 34 games and making a pair of starts while averaging 10.8 minutes per game . . . Averaged 3.5 points, 1.4 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, shooting 46.4 percent from the floor and 71.1 percent from the free throw line . . . Swiped 21 steals.

Scored four points in seven minutes at Ole Miss . . . Finished with five points in the MGM Grand Main Event against Eastern Washington . . . Scored eight points in just seven minutes against Prairie View A&M . . . Nearly recorded a double-double with a career-high 12 points and seven assists going 8-of-12 from the free throw line against Tulane . . . Finished with 11 points and six rebounds versus Point . . . Made first career start against Little Rock finishing with four points . . . Finished with eight points and two steals against Georgia Southern . . . Scored seven points going 5-of-5 from the free throw line at Texas State . . . Finished with nine points in just 14 minutes at UT Arlington while grabbing three steals . . . Scored seven points while grabbing a career-high eight rebounds and dishing out a team-high four assists in the regular season finale against South Alabama . . . Finished with eight points, four assists and three rebounds against Georgia Southern in Sun Belt Conference tournament semifinals.

PREP
A four-year starter a South Paulding High School who twice earned Class AAAAA All-State honors and was a two-time Region 5-AAAAA Player of the Year . . . Two-time Paulding County Player of the Year who also earned All-Region 5-AAAAA First-Team honors three times . . . As a junior, recognized as the top junior player for his classification by Hoopseen.com.

As a senior, led South Paulding to a 28-2 record and Elite 8 appearance, averaging 17 points, nine rebounds, five assists and three steals per game . . . Finished his career with the most steals and assists in school history and became the first Division I boys basketball signee in South Paulding program history.
As a sophomore, he earned first-team all-region and first-team all-county honors . . . Served as team captain three years . . . Ranked as high as the No. 24 prospect in the state of Georgia.

PERSONAL
Full name is Kane Michael Williams . . . Born on June 9, 1999, in Miami, Fla. . . . Son of Shannon and James Williams . . . Has two older brothers Cody and Joe, along with a younger brother David . . . Father ran track & field at Oklahoma.
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