Scout.com Waco Combine: Mon Williams Q&A

Mesquite running back Mon Williams talks about his contact with Texas, his current leader and his summer plans during an exclusive interview with Inside Texas on Sunday at the Scout.com combine at Baylor University.

Inside Texas: How often are you hearing from Texas?

Williams: Like every other day really.

Inside Texas: What do the Texas coaches tell you?

Williams: They want me to come to their school. They give me little quotes on what the players are saying about the coaches and how good they are.

Inside Texas: What schools have offered you a scholarship?

Williams: A whole lot. Baylor, LSU, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas, Texas A&M.

Inside Texas: What are your top five schools?

Williams: Texas, Florida, Texas A&M, LSU and Oklahoma.

Inside Texas: How interested are you in Texas?

Williams: It’s like as the process goes on my interest in them should get better, but I’m still looking really.

Inside Texas: Is Texas your leader?

Williams: Somewhat.

Inside Texas: So would you consider Texas to be your top school right now?

Williams: No, Florida is, followed by Oklahoma and then Texas and then LSU.

Inside Texas: Why is Texas third on your list at this point?

Williams: Because really, they’ve already got like three running backs committed. I’m not worried about them, because I know I can compete with them, but it becomes a numbers thing at some point.

Inside Texas: Does Texas still have a legitimate chance of signing you?

Williams: Yes sir.

Inside Texas: What are you looking for in a school ultimately?

Williams: A lot of stuff. I just want to be comfortable really. I don’t just want to go to a school because someone told me to. I want to go to a school because I want to go there.

Inside Texas: What Texas coach do you talk to the most?

Williams: Coach Kennedy.

Inside Texas: What do the two of you talk about?

Williams: He really wants me to come down and stuff.

Inside Texas: Are you going to camp at Texas this summer?

Williams: I don’t know really, because I’m doing summer track.

Inside Texas: Will Texas get one of your official visits this fall?

Williams: Yes sir.

Inside Texas: What other schools do you plan to visit officially?

Williams: I don’t even know. I haven’t decided.

Inside Texas: What is your qualifying status?

Williams: I’ve got a 2.7 GPA. I’m taking chemistry this summer, that way I can get it up to almost a 3.0 GPA.

Inside Texas: Have you taken the ACT or SAT yet?

Williams: Yeah, I took the SAT a couple of weeks ago. My scores should be coming back this week.


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