Williams, from Hendersonville, Tenn., picked Vanderbilt over offers LSU, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, Michigan State and others. The 6’3”, 194-pound senior is ranked as the 13th best safety in the nation, according to Scout.com. During his junior year, Williams recorded 48 tackles and two interceptions.
Williams is the 14th player to verbally commit to Vanderbilt in the Class of 2016.
The Commodores finished 4–8 this season.