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Prospect Primer: RB Andre Williams, Boston College

Posted Apr 26, 2014

Name: Andre Williams

Position: RB

Ht.-Wt.: 5-11, 230

School: Boston College

Key stat: Set school records in 2013 for rushing attempts (355) and rushing yards (2,177) on his way to winning the Doak Walker Award as the nation’s top running back and being named a Heisman Trophy finalist.

Notable: His 2,177 rushing yards last season put him fifth among all FBS running backs for a single season, behind Oklahoma State’s Barry Sanders (2,626 in 1988), Central Florida’s Kevin Smith (2,567 in 2007), USC’s Marcus Allen (2,342 in 1981) and Iowa State’s Troy Davis (2,185 in 1996).

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