Kamiko  Williams

4Kamiko Williams

Clarksville, Tenn.

High School:
Northeast H.S.



Williams' Superlatives
2012-13 Season Highs
Points:18 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13
Rebounds:13 // Miss. State, 1/31/13
Assists:6 // Miss. State, 1/31/13*
Steals:6 // Miss. State, 1/31/13
Blocks:1 // Oral Roberts, 3/23/13*
Field Goals:8 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13
3-Pointers:2 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13*
Free Throws:3 // Creighton, 3/25/13*
Minutes:35 // Texas A&M, 3/9/13
Career Highs
Points:18 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13
Rebounds:13 // Miss. State, 1/31/13
Assists:6 // Miss. State, 1/31/13*
Steals:6 // Miss. State, 1/31/13
Blocks:4 // Ole Miss, 1/9/11*
Field Goals:8 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13
3-Pointers:2 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13*
Free Throws:6 // Virginia, 11/18/10
Minutes:37 // Texas, 12/12/10
SEC Highs
Points:18 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13
Rebounds:13 // Miss. State, 1/31/13
Assists:6 // Miss. State, 1/31/13*
Steals:6 // Miss. State, 1/31/13
Blocks:4 // Ole Miss, 1/9/11*
Field Goals:8 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13
3-Pointers:2 // Texas A&M, 2/28/13*
Free Throws:4 // South Carolina, 1/31/10
Minutes:32 // Miss. State, 1/31/13
NCAA Highs
Points:15 // Oklahoma, 3/31/13*
Rebounds:7 // Oklahoma, 3/31/13
Assists:4 // Oklahoma, 3/31/13
Steals:4 // Louisville, 4/2/13*
Blocks:1 // Oral Roberts, 3/23/13*
Field Goals:6 // Louisville, 4/2/13*
3-Pointers:1 // Oklahoma, 3/31/13
Free Throws:3 // Creighton, 3/25/13*
Minutes:32 // Oklahoma, 3/31/13
*Indicates most recent high

  • Drafted by WNBA's N.Y. Liberty -- 2013 (2nd Rd./15th Overall Pick)
  • All-Oklahoma City Regional Team -- 2013


  • Scored in double figures on 10 occasions as a senior and posted points-rebounds double-doubles twice.
  • Averaged 11.8 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.5 steals and 2.8 assists during UT's four NCAA tourney games.
  • Dished out 88 assists and committed only 44 turnovers, producing a 2.0 assist-to-turnover ratio.
  • In her final regulation game in Thompson-Boling Arena, racked up a career-best 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the Lady Vols' 82-72 victory over Texas A&M to secure the outright SEC regular-season championship.
  • Scored 12 points, grabbed four rebounds and led the team with four steals in UT's win against Florida in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals.
  • Contributed nine points and pulled down seven boards against Kentucky.
  • Grabbed five rebounds and scored four points in UT's 83-61 victory against Auburn.
  • Notched her fifth game this season scoring in double figures as she had 11 points and grabbed four rebounds against Ole Miss.
  • Recorded eight points and grabbed six boards in 28 minutes of action in UT's 64-62 victory at LSU.
  • Scored in double figures for the second game in a row for the first time since her sophomore season, recording 14 points, six boards, three assists, two steals and a block in her start vs. Missouri before departing early in the second half with a sprained right ankle.
  • In her first start in two years, named AutoZone Player of the Game after recording her second career double-double with 10 points and a career-best 13 rebounds. Also grabbed a career-high six steals and tied her personal-best in assists, dishing out six.
  • Scored seven points and grabbed seven rebounds against Notre Dame.
  • Tied her career best in assists, dishing out six against Alabama.
  • Contributed nine points in 20 minutes of action in UT's 75-66 victory at Auburn.
  • Tallied nine points and grabbed four rebounds while dishing out four assists and grabbing two steals against Mizzou.
  • Dished out three assists and added two points and two rebounds in the Lady Vols' 79-66 victory over Georgia.
  • Blocked one shot while grabbing a steal and contributing four points in UT's 73-53 win over South Carolina to open SEC action.
  • Dished out five assists and snagged a career-best five steals against Davidson.
  • Recorded her first career double-double, as she scored 15 points and grabbed a career-best 10 boards at Baylor, earning the AutoZone Player of the Game honor for the second time this season.
  • Named the Autozone Player of the Game against Middle Tennessee after producing big plays in the final 10 minutes of action, including overtime, where she produced two steals, two assists, three rebounds, nine points and took a charge.
  • Contributed two points and grabbed two rebounds in UT's 79-67 win at Miami.
  • Notched 12 points and tied her career-high with six assists against Rice.
  • Contributed two points and dished out one assist at Georgia Tech.
  • Saw eight minutes of action in the Lady Vols' season-opener at Chattanooga.


  • Appeared in 22 games after rehabbing from ACL surgery during the summer.
  • Hit 10 of 11 free throws for the campaign and posted 29 assists to 13 turnovers.
  • Made her first appearance against Chattanooga (1/3), dishing out a team-high four assists in her 2011-12 debut.
  • Played a season-high 19 minutes versus Alabama (1/26), scoring a season-best 10 points in the win.
  • That effort pushed UT's record to 15-0 all-time when Williams reaches double figures in scoring.
  • Recorded eight points and five rebounds in the win over Mississippi State (2/16), seeing a season-high 25 minutes of action.
  • Saw 17 minutes off the bench versus South Carolina (2/2) and put up seven points.
  • Also recorded 17 minutes in the NCAA First Round game vs. UT Martin (3/17), collecting six boards and scoring four points.
  • Provided a spark off the bench in the NCAA Regional Semifinal, tallying four points, three assists and a rebound in six minutes vs. Kansas (3/24).
  • Went 3-5 for six points and five rebounds versus Kentucky (2/13) and added two blocks and two steals in 17 minutes.


  • The lefty scored in double figures 11 times as a sophomore.
  • Averaged 6.8 points in 17.9 mpg. while playing in all 37 contests and making four starts.
  • Tied a season high with 14 points on 7-for-12 shooting at Kentucky on Feb. 7.
  • Was named Lady Vol Player of the Game versus Vanderbilt on Jan. 15, scoring 13 points and tallying eight boards.
  • Nabbed her first starting assignment of the season versus Lamar on Dec. 1 and finished with 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting, including 2-of-3 from behind the arc, along with three steals, two assists and two blocks.
  • Snatched a career-best eight boards and scored 12 points on a perfect 6-for-6 shooting in an efficient 17 minutes off the bench versus Chattanooga on Nov. 15.
  • Blocked a career-best four shots in consecutive games versus Alabama and Ole Miss on Jan. 6 and Jan. 9, respectively.
  • Recorded a career-high nine rebounds in same contest against the Crimson Tide.
  • At Texas on Dec. 12, Williams logged a career-best 37 minutes and scored a season-best 14 points, while making a career-best seven field goals (in 15 attempts).
  • Averaged 7.7 ppg on 52.9 percent shooting in 18.0 mpg. in three games at the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands from Nov. 25-27.
  • Connected on 6-of-13 shot attempts for 12 points versus Arizona State (Nov. 21) and added five rebounds, two assists and two steals against the Sun Devils in the U.S.V.I.
  • Dropped 10 points on Arkansas (Jan. 30) and tallied 10 points and two blocks in her fourth start of the season versus Mississippi State (Jan. 27).
  • Made 4-of-5 shots, scored 10 points and recorded three steals in just 16 minutes at Old Dominion.


  • Averaged 4.0 ppg and 1.9 rpg as a rookie and recorded three double-digit scoring games.
  • Turned in two career starts, which came in consecutive games against Arkansas (Feb. 4) and at Vanderbilt (Feb. 8).
  • Finished with eight points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals in 15 minutes off the bench in SEC Championship Game against Kentucky.
  • As the UT offense went cold in the first half, she came in and scored the next four Lady Vol baskets and helped UT take a halftime lead.
  • Played one of her best games of the season at South Carolina, knocking down 6-of-11 shots from the floor for a career-high 17 points to go along with four assists.
  • Was 4-of-5 from the free throw line, including two key tosses with 19 seconds left, to provide the final margin.
  • Played a great all-around game against Old Dominion, finishing with 11 points, a season-best six assists, three rebounds and two steals in 21 minutes.
  • Tallied 14 points, eight rebounds, four steals and two blocks at San Francisco, where she was 6-of-8 from the floor and added three assists.
  • Played well off the bench against Dayton in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, helping push the tempo, play sound defense and finish with six points, two rebounds, one assist and one steal in 12 minutes.
  • Was 4-of-7 for eight points at Alabama.


  • Was the starting point guard for her GA/LINA 76ers Nike Elite Team in 2008.
  • 2007 AAU All-American from the 16u/JE Division National Championship games
  • At 15, she was a starting combo guard for the 16U Tennessee Team Pride national runner-up team against "Boo Williams" in the AAU Division I Final.


  • Was the 66th signee for Pat Summitt from the state of Tennessee.
  • Played both point and shooting guard in high school, competing her final three seasons at Clarksville Northeast High School.
  • As a freshman in 2005-06, she played for the Kaiserslautern (Vogelweh, Germany) American High School Varsity Team while her father was stationed in Germany with the United States Army.
  • Vogelweh is home to the Frankenstein Castle.
  • Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) High School Honorable Mention All-America Team (2009).
  • Earned TSSAA All State First Team (2007, 2009), TSSAA All State Tournament (2007) and All-District 10 First Team (2007).
  • During her senior year, she averaged 19.4 ppg., 8.1 rpg. and 3.3 apg.
  • Had a 35-point career-high outburst against 10-AAA foe Rossview as a senior.
  • As a junior for the Eagles, she averaged 19.1 ppg and 6.5 rpg to go along with 4.0 assists and 3.9 steals per outing.
  • European Slammers Basketball Scholarship Service Camp MVP (2006).
  • Department of Defense Dependents Schools (DoDDS) European Basketball Division I Championship MVP (2006).
  • DoDDS European Basketball Division I Championship All-Tournament Team (2006).
  • DoDDS European Division I All-Conference First Team (2006).


  • Full name is Kamiko Mercedes Williams.
  • Born on April 6, 1991, in Fayetteville, N.C.
  • Her parents are United States Army Master Sergeant Vincent and Angelita Williams
  • Has one sibling, Keynante (12).
  • Earned a degree in sociology/criminal justice in spring 2012 and is working on a second undergraduate degree in psychology.
  • Nicknamed "Miko."
  • Shoots left-handed.
  • Lived in Germany for 14 years.
  • Enjoys performing community service, and visited wounded U.S. soldiers in the hospital.
  • Played the trumpet for five years.



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