Ocean Springs alum Austin Williams named SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year

Mississippi State senior wide receiver and Ocean Springs alum Austin Williams has been named the SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year.

Williams is a two-time first-team Academic All-American and has posted a 4.0 cumulative GPA during his time at Mississippi State.

This season alone, Williams has 32 receptions for 269 yards and five touchdowns.

Williams is the first Mississippi State student-athlete to earn the SEC Football Scholar Athlete of the Year honor since it began in 2003.

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