2016: Has started all 12 games for Houston ... finished fifth on the team with 60 tackles ... also had five tackles for a loss of 17 yards and one forced fumble on the season ... had four tackles, a sack for a loss of seven yards, a pass breakup and a quarterback hurry at Memphis (Nov. 25) ... tallied four tackles in a home win vs. No. 3 Louisville (Nov. 17) ... had six tackles and one for a loss of two yards in a home win vs. Tulane (Nov. 12) ... tallied eight tackles and one quarterback hurry in a home win vs. UCF (Oct. 29) ... had four tackles and a pass breakup in a road loss at SMU (Oct. 22) ... tallied eight tackles and one for a loss of one yard in a win over Tulsa (Oct. 15) ... had 10 tackles in a road loss at Navy (Oct. 8) ... tallied five tackles in a home win vs. UConn (Sept. 29) ... had three tackles, two of which were for a loss, a forced fumble and a pass breakup in a road win at Texas State (Sept. 24) ... tallied one tackle in a road win at Cincinnati (Sept. 15) ... had one tackle in a win over Lamar (Sept. 10) ... tallied a career-high six tackles in a win over No. 3 Oklahoma (Sept. 3) to open the season.
2015: Started four games while appearing in all 14 ... picked up a tackle in the team’s win against Temple in the American Athletic Conference Championship game ... had two tackles and a tackle for loss of three yards in win over Navy ... had four tackles and a PBU in win over Cincinnati ... recorded an interception and returned it 49 yards in win at UCF ... tallied a pass breakup in win over SMU ... had one tackle in win at Tulsa ... had two pass breakups in win over Texas State ... had three tackles in win at Louisville ... assisted on three tackles while starting at defensive back for the Cougars in the season opener on Sept. 5.
2014: Was removed from redshirt midway through the year after injuries in the secondary ... made an appearance in seven games ... collected nine tackles for Houston ... had two tackles in the comeback win over Pittsburgh in the Armed Forces Bowl ... matched his career-high with three tackles at SMU ... three tackles in the game at Tulsa.
High School: Three-star recruit by ESPN and 247Sports ... named to the Houston Chronicle’s Top 100 ... named to VYPE Magazine’s 2014 Houston Hot 100 ... named to the 2013 District 23-5A first team ... had 68 tackles, four interceptions and two forced fumbles as a senior ... added 320 yards rushing and five touchdowns on the ground ... named his team’s Special Teams MVP as a senior ... also a member of Hightower’s basketball program.
Personal: Majoring in Sociology.
Khalil Williams' Career Bests
Tackles: 10, at Navy (2016)
Tackles for Loss: 2, at Texas State (2016)
Sacks: 1, at Memphis (2016)
Forced Fumbles: 1, at Texas State (2016)
Interceptions: 1, at UCF (2015)
PBU: 2, Texas State (2015)
QBH: 1, twice, last vs. UCF (2016)