Spring practice is a wrap after big crowd watches Rebels scrimmage on campus.
Las Vegans Tyler Gaston, Tim Hasson lead way with fourth career spot on Academic All-MW Team.
Football leads way with 18 players on the Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
UNLV will have added depth at receiver this season.
2013 spring practice draws to a close with annual on-campus football festival.
UNLV: A speedy SoCal athlete who was the first Rebel to sign with UNLV out of prep powerhouse De La Salle High School since defensive back Joe Miklos in 2001 ... Looks to be an even bigger factor in the passing game this fall and is listed No. 2 behind Marcus Sullivan at one WR spot heading into the season ... One of 18 UNLV football players named to the 2012 Academic All-Mountain West team.
2012: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in all 13 games ... Finished fourth on the team with 22 receptions for 337 yards ... Recorded at least one catch in 11 games and three times had a season-high three grabs (Air Force, UNR and Hawai'i) ... Made his first career start in the season finale at Hawai'i ... Posted a career-best 45 yards vs. NAU in Game Two ... Scored his first collegiate TD on a 13-yard pass from Nick Sherry at LA Tech in Game Six.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of De La Salle HS under coach Bob Ladouceur ... A three-year letterwinner that played both ways and helped the Spartans to a CIF Championship as a senior ... Led the squad with 985 yards on 42 receptions, which included 10 TDs ... Also played safety, finishing with 24 total tackles to go with an interception ... Team was ranked No. 1 in California and was ranked in the top-10 nationally in several different polls in 2011 ... Also competed on the track team.
PERSONAL: Anthony Michael Williams was born Sept. 18, 1993, in Fresno, CA ... The son of Shelley and Dwight Williams ... His father played football for Texas Southern ... Has two brothers, Demetrius and Chris ... Majoring in criminal justice.
WILLIAMS' RECEIVING STATS YEAR GP-GS REC YDS AVG TD LG 2012 13-1 22 337 15.3 1 45