CYPRESS, Texas — Alvin (Texas) Shadow Creek four-star security Maurice Williams has had a powerful begin to his junior season because the LSU commit has made mass enhancements in protection and along with his velocity.
The enhancements have come on the heels of a busy offseason within the weight room and with numerous trainers all through the Houston space.
“I really feel like I put in a number of work,” Williams stated. “I improved my velocity and my protection expertise, that was the primary focus for the summer time. Simply getting sooner and stronger so I can come out right here and play free this yr.”
Williams was in attendance for LSU’s opener in opposition to Florida State earlier this month, and cherished what he noticed regardless of the loss.
“They fought onerous, I am going to give them that,” he stated. “The expertise that they do have proper now, they fought onerous and that is all I wanted to see. They did not lay down they usually got here all the way in which again and fought to the tip. That was my first time being in New Orleans and on the Superdome. I am unable to wait to be at Dying Valley, I have not been for a sport but.”
His first sport go to to LSU might be this weekend as he seems ahead to seeing the tradition in Baton Rouge firsthand.
“It is only a enjoyable group down there,” he stated. “It is all optimistic, it is a number of love. They speak to me every single day, we’re in fixed communication. They name me and textual content me. It is only a optimistic vibe with them, it feels proper.”
As for different applications which can be recruiting Williams, he could go take a look at another video games however he feels good about his future at LSU.
“I am gonna go to some video games this yr, however LSU is the place my coronary heart is,” he stated.
His primary communication with LSU has gone by safeties coach Kerry Cooks.
“He is a down-to-earth individual,” he stated. “He is from Texas too so he type of relates. Now we have loads in frequent. He is telling me that I’ve every little thing else, I simply must work on my velocity. That is what I went within the lab and did.”
At 6-foot-2, 190 kilos, Williams is the No. 170 ranked recruit within the nation for the category of 2024, in response to Rivals. He’s the No. 15 ranked security within the nation and the No. 24 recruit from the state of Texas.