2011-12 | SENIOR SEASON
Craig Williams had a big impact on TCU in his first and only season with the Horned Frogs after transferring in the offseason from Temple ... was not required to spend a redshirt year after earning his degree prior to beginning his fifth season ... appeared in 32 games for TCU, starting 16 contests ... ranked third on the team in rebounding, fifth in 3-pointers and sixth in scoring ... scored in double figures 10 times with three double-digit rebounding performances ... recorded a pair of double-doubles and three 20-point outings ... found his touch from outside the arc midway through the Mountain West conference schedule, making 15-of-25 shots (60.0 percent) during a five-game stretch after starting the season only 4-of-22 (18.2 percent) from 3-point range ... the streak coincided with TCU knocking off a pair of ranked opponents in No. 11 UNLV (Feb. 14) and No. 18 New Mexico (Feb. 25) ... posted 12 points by shooting 4-of-10 from beyond the arc against the Lobos and 13 points in the win over UNLV (Feb. 14) while going 2-of-2 from outside ... pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds in 27 minutes against Lamar (Nov. 30) ... led TCU with a double-double featuring 21 points and 10 rebounds during the Frogs' Feb. 18 road loss at Boise State ... matched his personal high with five 3's on only seven attempts while playing a career-high 31 minutes against the Broncos ... also led TCU with 20 points on 7-of-11 shooting against Colorado State (Feb. 11) ... matched his season total in 3-pointers entering the game by hitting 4-of-5 attempts against the Rams ... exploded to lead TCU with a double-double in his first start as a Frog against Grambling State (Dec. 22), scoring a career-high 25 points and hauling in 10 rebounds in 29 minutes.
2007-11 | AT TEMPLE
Williams previously spend four seasons at Temple ... was not required to spend a redshirt season after transferring due to earning his bachelor's degree in psychology in May ... missed the entire 2010-11 season after fracturing his right foot ... played in 28 games, starting six times, as a junior in 2009-10 ... averaged 3.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 11.9 minutes per game ... ranked third on the team in 3-pointers, hitting 29-of-89 (.326) ... scored a season-high 14 points (4-7 3-pointers) in win at Western Michigan ... also tallied 10 points in win over Ball State ... played in 27 games as a sophomore in 2008-09, making seven starts ... averaged 5.3 points and 3.0 rebounds per game ... ranked second on team in 3-point percentage (40.0 percent) ... scored in double figures seven times, with a high of 17 points at Penn (5-10 3-pointers) ... tallied 11 points and grabbed a career-high nine rebounds vs. Saint Joseph's ... scored 16 points in his first career start vs. Kent State ... Temple was a perfect 7-0 when he scored in double figures ... saw action in six games for the Owls as a true freshman in 2007-08.
Craig Williams arrived at Temple from his native St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands ... played prep ball for St. Croix Central High School ... averaged 25 points and 10 rebounds as a senior in 2006-07, helping his team post a 17-3 record ... was a two-time Player of the Year for St. Croix Central ... named MVP of the All-Virgin Islands Hoop Classic as a senior ... scored 36 points and pulled down 12 rebounds at the Hoop Classic held at Central High ... averaged 20 points per game as a junior, leading his team to a 21-1 mark ... was a member of 2006 and 2005 Virgin Islands National Teams that won silver medals ... took part in Basketball Without Borders 2006, a basketball instructional camp that also featured extensive community outreach and incorporated educational seminars addressing important social issues such as HIV/AIDS prevention and education.
OFF THE COURT
Williams is the son of Craig and Stephanie Williams ... earned his bachelor's degree in psychology from Temple in May 2011 ... is working on a master's in liberal arts at TCU.
CAREER HIGHS Points: 25 (12/22/11 vs. Grambling State) Rebounds: 13 (11/30/11 vs. Lamar) Field Goals: 11 (12/22/11 vs. Grambling State) Field Goal Attempts: 16 (12/22/11 vs. Grambling State) 3-Pointers: 5 (2/18/12 at Boise State) 3-Point Attempts: 7 (2/18/12 at Boise State) Free Throws: 6, 2x (last 3/13/12 vs. Milwaukee) Free Throw Attempts: 9 (3/13/12 vs. Milwaukee) Assists: 2 (2/14/12 vs. UNLV) Blocked Shots: 1, 6x (last 2/18/12 at Boise State) Steals: 1 (12/31/11 vs Tulsa) Minutes: 31 (2/18/12 at Boise State)