23 Javien Williams
23 Javien Williams
Nickname: JD
Height: 6-4
Weight: 175
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Birmingham, Ala.
High School: Woodlawn HS
Previous College: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Position: Guard
gp 18
pts/g 15.7
fg % 43.9
3pt % 30.9
ft % 81.3
reb/g 4.2
a/g 1.4

Coach White on Williams: "J.D. has effortless potential. The type of things that he does on the floor, he makes them look so easy. He's a six-foot-five playmaker with NBA athleticism and a really good finisher. He can finish over you or around you.  He is at his best running in transition for dunks and threes. We will look to get him the ball early and often as possible in transition."

2016-17 (at University of Alabama-Birmingham): Featured on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10 twice, once featured at #2 (12/8/16) and #7…Played in 33 games, with three starts and an average of 15.3 minutes per game…in his UAB debut, had 11 points and three rebounds in a victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11/11/16)...Had a career-high 21 points and made a career-best eight free throws in a win at Stephen F. Austin (12/7/16)…14 points, six rebounds and two assists in the win over Miles College (12/28/17)…14 points and a career-high seven rebounds in an overtime win at Rice (1/7/17)…Finished 6-for-9 from the field and scored 13 points in a win over Southern Miss (1/28/17).

High School:  Played at Woodlawn High School under head coach Demetrius Turner… Averaged 21.4 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.1 steals as a junior…Helped lead the Colonels to the 2015 Class 6A Final Four…Named to the 2015 Birmingham News All-Metro Basketball First Team…Was a finalist for the 2015 Birmingham News Player of the Year Award…Selected to the 2015 Alabama High School Athletic Association All-State Third Team…Named Alabama’s 2016 6A Player of the Year…Finished fourth in the 2016 Alabama Mr. Basketball voting…Averaged 24.2 points, 12.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists as a senior…Led Woodlawn High School to the Sub-Regional round…Scored 36 points and had nine rebounds and five assists against J.O. Johnson High School.

Personal: Born on February 28…son of Sidney and Junita Williams … has one brother (Sidney) ...plans to major in sports medicine. 


Getting to Know JD (Javien) Williams

Favorite TV Show: The Flash…Favorite movie: Soul Men…Favorite Food: Chicken…One food you WON’T touch: Lima Beans…Favorite Type of Music: Hip-Hop…Farthest you’ve ever been from home: Vegas…If you could visit any place, it would be: Vancouver…My spirit animal is: Lion…The Top thing on my Bucket List is: make enough money so my mom won’t have to work anymore…3 Words that best describe me are: Tall, Silly, and Competitive …The person I admire most is: My momma…To get ready to play, I like to: listen to music…Favorite Athlete: Derrick Rose…Favorite pro sports team: Chicago Bulls…The best advice I’ve ever received is: You have to go eat or you are going to starve… My most memorable moment as an athlete was: Making ESPN twice

Follow me on Instagram @: Jay_Dee_3

Recent Games
Dec 13 at St. Petersburg College L, 72-71
Dec 28 Palm Beach State College W, 90-84
Dec 29 East Mississippi Community College W, 86-79
Jan 6 at Gulf Coast State College W, 91-73
Jan 9 Chipola College L, 87-71
Jan 18 at Northwest Florida State College L, 114-101
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 3
Games started 6 1
Minutes 524 105
Minutes per game 29.1 35.0
FG 90-205 25-50
FG Pct 43.9 50.0
3PT 25-81 13-26
3PT Pct 30.9 50.0
FT 78-96 15-15
FT Pct 81.3 100.0
Off rebounds 19 0
Def rebounds 56 7
Total rebounds 75 7
Rebounds per game 4.2 2.3
Personal fouls 34 5
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 25 4
Turnovers 46 3
Assist to turnover ratio 0.5 1.3
Steals 17 3
Blocks 5 1
Points 283 78
Points per game 15.7 26.0
Points per 40 min 21.6 29.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 8 Southeastern Jamboree   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 vs. All-American JUCOShowcase Jamboree   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Thomas University   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Middle Tennessee State University   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Three Rivers Community College - MO W, 80-65 1 29 4-12 33.3 0-3 0.0 1-1 100.0 9
Nov 4 vs. Mineral Area College W, 73-58 1 25 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 4-6 66.7 10
Nov 13 at Albany Technical College W, 72-63 1 21 1-7 14.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 15 at Daytona State College W, 73-70 - 36 6-12 50.0 1-4 25.0 5-6 83.3 18
Nov 18 St. Petersburg College W, 95-60 - 24 6-8 75.0 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 15
Nov 20 at Hillsborough Community College W, 89-88 - 30 8-17 47.1 1-6 16.7 11-14 78.6 28
Nov 27 Albany Technical College W, 90-55 - 14 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 7
Nov 28 Hillsborough Community College W, 72-50 - 31 5-12 41.7 1-6 16.7 10-13 76.9 21
Dec 1 vs. Snow College W, 72-59 - 29 5-10 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 11
Dec 2 vs. Polk State College W, 67-61 - 30 4-14 28.6 0-2 0.0 9-10 90.0 17
Dec 6 at South Georgia Technical College L, 96-88 - 41 6-17 35.3 3-7 42.9 2-4 50.0 17
Dec 9 vs. Broward College W, 90-85 1 34 5-9 55.6 1-4 25.0 6-8 75.0 17
Dec 10 vs. Florida Southwestern L, 86-69 1 25 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 4-4 100.0 9
Dec 13 at St. Petersburg College L, 72-71 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Palm Beach State College W, 90-84 - 26 5-12 41.7 0-4 0.0 8-12 66.7 18
Dec 29 East Mississippi Community College W, 86-79 - 24 3-8 37.5 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 6 at Gulf Coast State College W, 91-73 - 31 7-15 46.7 3-6 50.0 9-9 100.0 26
Jan 9 Chipola College L, 87-71 - 34 7-16 43.8 3-8 37.5 2-2 100.0 19
Jan 18 at Northwest Florida State College L, 114-101 1 40 11-19 57.9 7-12 58.3 4-4 100.0 33
Jan 20 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 at Chipola College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Chipola College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 South Georgia Technical College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 8 Southeastern Jamboree   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 vs. All-American JUCOShowcase Jamboree   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Thomas University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Middle Tennessee State University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Three Rivers Community College - MO W, 80-65 1 29 2 4 6 1 5 0.2 2 0 1 0
Nov 4 vs. Mineral Area College W, 73-58 1 25 3 3 6 1 4 0.3 1 1 3 -
Nov 13 at Albany Technical College W, 72-63 1 21 2 3 5 2 3 0.7 1 0 0 -
Nov 15 at Daytona State College W, 73-70 - 36 4 2 6 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Nov 18 St. Petersburg College W, 95-60 - 24 1 6 7 4 4 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 20 at Hillsborough Community College W, 89-88 - 30 2 4 6 2 3 0.7 2 2 2 -
Nov 27 Albany Technical College W, 90-55 - 14 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 28 Hillsborough Community College W, 72-50 - 31 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 2 1 1 -
Dec 1 vs. Snow College W, 72-59 - 29 1 5 6 1 3 0.3 1 0 3 -
Dec 2 vs. Polk State College W, 67-61 - 30 0 8 8 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 6 at South Georgia Technical College L, 96-88 - 41 2 6 8 1 3 0.3 0 0 4 -
Dec 9 vs. Broward College W, 90-85 1 34 0 0 0 2 3 0.7 1 0 2 -
Dec 10 vs. Florida Southwestern L, 86-69 1 25 1 3 4 1 5 0.2 1 0 3 -
Dec 13 at St. Petersburg College L, 72-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Palm Beach State College W, 90-84 - 26 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 1 0 1 -
Dec 29 East Mississippi Community College W, 86-79 - 24 0 0 0 3 2 1.5 0 0 2 -
Jan 6 at Gulf Coast State College W, 91-73 - 31 0 1 1 0 0 - 2 0 2 -
Jan 9 Chipola College L, 87-71 - 34 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 1 1 -
Jan 18 at Northwest Florida State College L, 114-101 1 40 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 20 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 at Chipola College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Chipola College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 South Georgia Technical College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 18 6 29.1 5.0-11.4 43.9 1.4-4.5 30.9 4.3-5.3 81.3 15.7
Total 18 6 29.1 5.0-11.4 43.9 1.4-4.5 30.9 4.3-5.3 81.3 15.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 18 6 524 90-205 43.9 25-81 30.9 78-96 81.3 283
Total 18 6 524 90-205 43.9 25-81 30.9 78-96 81.3 283
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 18 6 29.1 6.9-15.6 43.9 1.9-6.2 30.9 5.9-7.3 81.3 21.6
Total 18 6 29.1 6.9-15.6 43.9 1.9-6.2 30.9 5.9-7.3 81.3 21.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 18 6 29.1 1.1 3.1 4.2 1.9 0.0 1.4 2.6 0.5 0.9 0.3
Total 18 6 29.1 1.1 3.1 4.2 1.9 0.0 1.4 2.6 0.5 0.9 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 18 6 524 19 56 75 34 0 25 46 0.5 17 5
Total 18 6 524 19 56 75 34 0 25 46 0.5 17 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 18 6 29.1 1.4 4.3 5.7 2.6 0.0 1.9 3.5 0.5 1.3 0.4
Total 18 6 29.1 1.4 4.3 5.7 2.6 0.0 1.9 3.5 0.5 1.3 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 18 6 29.1 5.0-11.4 43.9 1.4-4.5 30.9 4.3-5.3 81.3 15.7
Conference 3 1 35.0 8.3-16.7 50.0 4.3-8.7 50.0 5.0-5.0 100.0 26.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 - 25.5 4.7-10.3 45.2 1.2-4.7 25.0 3.8-5.0 76.7 14.3
Away 7 3 32.6 6.1-14.1 43.4 2.1-5.7 37.5 4.6-5.4 84.2 19.0
Neutral 5 3 28.6 3.8-8.8 43.2 0.6-2.6 23.1 4.6-5.6 82.1 12.8
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Wins 14 4 27.5 4.6-10.5 43.5 0.8-3.6 21.6 4.7-5.9 80.5 14.6
Losses 4 2 35.0 6.5-14.5 44.8 3.5-7.5 46.7 3.0-3.5 85.7 19.5
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November 8 3 26.3 4.4-9.9 44.3 0.8-3.6 20.7 4.2-5.4 79.1 13.8
December 7 2 29.9 4.3-10.9 39.5 0.9-3.7 23.1 4.1-5.4 76.3 13.6
January 3 1 35.0 8.3-16.7 50.0 4.3-8.7 50.0 5.0-5.0 100.0 26.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 18 6 524 90-205 43.9 25-81 30.9 78-96 81.3 283
Conference 3 1 105 25-50 50.0 13-26 50.0 15-15 100.0 78
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 6 - 153 28-62 45.2 7-28 25.0 23-30 76.7 86
Away 7 3 228 43-99 43.4 15-40 37.5 32-38 84.2 133
Neutral 5 3 143 19-44 43.2 3-13 23.1 23-28 82.1 64
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Wins 14 4 384 64-147 43.5 11-51 21.6 66-82 80.5 205
Losses 4 2 140 26-58 44.8 14-30 46.7 12-14 85.7 78
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November 8 3 210 35-79 44.3 6-29 20.7 34-43 79.1 110
December 7 2 209 30-76 39.5 6-26 23.1 29-38 76.3 95
January 3 1 105 25-50 50.0 13-26 50.0 15-15 100.0 78
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 18 6 29.1 6.9-15.6 43.9 1.9-6.2 30.9 5.9-7.3 81.3 21.6
Conference 3 1 35.0 9.5-19.0 50.0 5.0-9.9 50.0 5.7-5.7 100.0 29.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 - 25.5 7.3-16.2 45.2 1.8-7.3 25.0 6.0-7.8 76.7 22.5
Away 7 3 32.6 7.5-17.3 43.4 2.6-7.0 37.5 5.6-6.7 84.2 23.3
Neutral 5 3 28.6 5.3-12.3 43.2 0.8-3.6 23.1 6.4-7.8 82.1 17.9
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Wins 14 4 27.5 6.7-15.3 43.5 1.1-5.3 21.6 6.9-8.5 80.5 21.3
Losses 4 2 35.0 7.4-16.6 44.8 4.0-8.6 46.7 3.4-4.0 85.7 22.3
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November 8 3 26.3 6.7-15.0 44.3 1.1-5.5 20.7 6.5-8.2 79.1 20.9
December 7 2 29.9 5.7-14.5 39.5 1.1-5.0 23.1 5.6-7.3 76.3 18.2
January 3 1 35.0 9.5-19.0 50.0 5.0-9.9 50.0 5.7-5.7 100.0 29.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 18 6 29.1 1.1 3.1 4.2 1.9 0.0 1.4 2.6 0.5 0.9 0.3
Conference 3 1 35.0 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.7 - 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.0 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 - 25.5 0.3 2.7 3.0 1.5 - 1.8 2.3 0.8 0.5 0.3
Away 7 3 32.6 1.7 3.0 4.7 1.7 0.0 1.3 2.1 0.6 1.3 0.3
Neutral 5 3 28.6 1.0 3.8 4.8 2.6 - 1.0 3.4 0.3 1.0 0.2
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Wins 14 4 27.5 1.1 2.9 4.1 1.7 0.0 1.4 2.5 0.5 1.1 0.3
Losses 4 2 35.0 0.8 3.8 4.5 2.5 - 1.5 2.8 0.5 0.5 0.3
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November 8 3 26.3 1.9 3.3 5.1 1.5 0.0 1.5 2.8 0.5 1.1 0.5
December 7 2 29.9 0.6 3.3 3.9 2.4 - 1.3 3.0 0.4 0.7 0.0
January 3 1 35.0 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.7 - 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.0 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 18 6 524 19 56 75 34 0 25 46 0.5 17 5
Conference 3 1 105 0 7 7 5 - 4 3 1.3 3 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 - 153 2 16 18 9 - 11 14 0.8 3 2
Away 7 3 228 12 21 33 12 0 9 15 0.6 9 2
Neutral 5 3 143 5 19 24 13 - 5 17 0.3 5 1
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Wins 14 4 384 16 41 57 24 0 19 35 0.5 15 4
Losses 4 2 140 3 15 18 10 - 6 11 0.5 2 1
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November 8 3 210 15 26 41 12 0 12 22 0.5 9 4
December 7 2 209 4 23 27 17 - 9 21 0.4 5 0
January 3 1 105 0 7 7 5 - 4 3 1.3 3 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 18 6 29.1 1.4 4.3 5.7 2.6 0.0 1.9 3.5 0.5 1.3 0.4
Conference 3 1 35.0 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.9 0.0 1.5 1.1 1.3 1.1 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 - 25.5 0.5 4.2 4.7 2.4 0.0 2.9 3.7 0.8 0.8 0.5
Away 7 3 32.6 2.1 3.7 5.8 2.1 0.0 1.6 2.6 0.6 1.6 0.4
Neutral 5 3 28.6 1.4 5.3 6.7 3.6 0.0 1.4 4.8 0.3 1.4 0.3
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Wins 14 4 27.5 1.7 4.3 5.9 2.5 0.0 2.0 3.6 0.5 1.6 0.4
Losses 4 2 35.0 0.9 4.3 5.1 2.9 0.0 1.7 3.1 0.5 0.6 0.3
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November 8 3 26.3 2.9 4.9 7.8 2.3 0.0 2.3 4.2 0.5 1.7 0.8
December 7 2 29.9 0.8 4.4 5.2 3.3 0.0 1.7 4.0 0.4 1.0 0.0
January 3 1 35.0 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.9 0.0 1.5 1.1 1.3 1.1 0.4