44 Gary Williams

Gary Williams Ohio State
usaUnited States
Wilmington, OH
High School
Past Teams
Ohio State
1980, 1981, 1982

Major: Recreation (1981), Physical Education (1980)

Weight: 212 (1982), 206 (1981), 200 (1980)

1982 Media Guide: One of the top wide receivers in college football … has caught more passes, 114, than any Ohio State player in history … his career receiving yardage is 2,102 and he has 14 touchdown catches … has caught a pass in each of the 36 games he has played with the Buckeyes … has all the ingredients for a top receiver: size, speed, sure hands, and great desire … came to Ohio State as a quarterback … runs the 40 in 4.5 … one of three captains on offense.

1981: Caught 13 passes for 220 yards against Florida State.

1981 Media Guide: Blessed with 4.58 speed, sure hands and the ability to get open … 1981 will mark his third year as a starting split end.

1980: Caught 39 passes for 682 yards … caught six touchdown passes.

1980 Media Guide: Has outstanding speed and good hands … came to Ohio State as a quarterback but missed the entire 1978 season because of a knee injury.

1979: Divided the split end position with Chuck Hunter … played in all 12 games for a total of 182 minutes … caught 25 passes for 479 yards. including a dramatic 67-yard scoring pass in the Rose Bowl.

1978: Missed the season due to knee surgery … was to be tried in the secondary before being injured.

High School: Played quarterback, tailback and flanker on offense in high school and was a safety on defense … won 11 high school letters … captained the football, basketball and track teams.

Personal: Wants to coach after graduation … from a family of nine … wants to coach after college.


SeasonTeamGGSCompPass AttCmp %Pass YdsPass TDRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLostFR
1981Ohio State1211000005094118.86520NANA1
1982Ohio State121211100.06304069017.22460NANA0