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Kourt Williams II

SAF

Player profile

  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 220
  • Hometown Harbor City, Calif.
  • Last School St. John Bosco
  • Year 3rd Year

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @kourt22williams
Instagram: @k_dub.327

Ohio State Overview
• Kourt is in his third year with the program and has four seasons of eligibility
• He is an OSU Scholar-Athlete majoring in communications
• Was injured during training camp in 2020 and did not play as a true freshman
• Played in 11 games in 2021 and made his first collegiate start in the Rose Bowl against Utah
• Made 27 tackles on the year, including 21 solo stops
• Was also credited with 4.0 tackles-for-loss, a quarterback sack and one pass break-up
• Had high tackle games of seven vs. Michigan State and six solo tackles vs. Utah

Honors & Awards
2021: Academic All-Big Ten Conference
2020: OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Kourt
• Kourt was a member of the 2020 Ohio State recruiting class
• Played for one of the nation’s top programs, St. John Bosco in Bellflower, Calif. and head coach Jason Negro
The Braves were the nation’s No. 1-ranked team by MaxPreps
• A four-star prospect who is the 11th-ranked outside linebacker in the country and the No. 16 overall player in the state of California by 247Sports
• Selected to play in the All-American Bowl in San Antonio
• With Williams leading the way in the secondary, St. John Bosco has given up 10 points or less in eight of 14 games
• Totaled 74 tackles and two sacks as a junior
• Comes from the same program that produced Ohio State All-Big Ten and All-American guard Wyatt Davis
• Recipient of the Watkins Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top African American high school senior male student-athlete
• Is the son of Monica and Kourt Williams Sr.

Signing Day Profile