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Kevin Williams
Position: Distance
Other Position: Distance
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
High School: D'Evelyn

• 2013 Second Team Indoor All-American (5,000-Meter Run)
• 2013 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (3,000-Meter Run, 5,000-Meter Run)
• 2012 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (3,000-Meter Run, 5,000-Meter Run)

• 2011 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (5,000-Meter Run, 10,000-Meter Run)

• 2011 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (3,000-meter run, 5,000-meter run)
• 2010 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (5,000-meter run)
• 2010 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (3,000-meter run)

Indoor Collegiate Bests
Mile: 4:06.50
3,000-Meter Run: 7:56.58
5,000-Meter Run: 13:38.57

Outdoor Collegiate Bests
1,500-Meter Run: 3:48.80
5,000-Meter Run: 13:39.57
10,000-Meter Run: 29:59.89

2013
(Indoor)Finished the men's 5,000-meter run in 14:33.79 at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships in Fayetteville, Arkansas to finish 16th overall and receive Second Team Indoor All-America Honors...Picked up two All-Big 12 honors at the 2013 Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Championships with a third-place finish in the 5,000m run (13:58.73) and fourth-place effort in the 3,000m run (8:05.22)...Won the 5,000m run at the Flotrack Husky Classic with a then-American leading time and career best performance of 13:38.57, to clock the second-lowest performance of its kind in Oklahoma school history. Nine of the nation's top-10 5,000m performances were clocked in thFat specific race...Opened the season with a second place performance in the 3,000m run (7:57.93) at the Razorback Invitational, to record the second-lowest time in the country of the 2013 indoor track and field season to date.

2012
(Indoor) Set a new personal best in the mile with a 4:06.50 at the UW Indoor Preview...Ran the third leg of the fifth-place 4x800-meter relay at the UW Indoor Preview (7:38.12)...Ran 8:07.06 in the invitational 3,000-meter run at the Razorback Invitational...Finished 14th in the 3,000-meter run (8:11.14) and third in the 5,000-meter run (13:50.28) at the Big 12 Championship. (Outdoor) Ran 3:49.23 in the fourth section of the 1,500-meter run at the Stanford Invitational...Set a new collegiate best in the 5,000-meter run at the Payton Jordan Invitational (13:39.87)...Finished 15th in the 5,000-meter run at the Big 12 Championship (14:28.43)...Ran 15:08.84 in the 5,000-meter run at the NCAA West Preliminary.

2011
(Indoor)
Opened the season with a time of 4:08.61 in the mile at the Gladstein Invitational ... Ran the 3,000-meter run in 7:57.46 at the GaReat Invitational ... Lowered time in the 3,000-meter run at the Husky Classic with a time of 7:56.58 ... Finished second in the 5,000-meter run at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 13:51.05 while claiming third in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 8:08.15. (Outdoor) Ran the third leg of the 4x1,500-meter relay that finished second at the Texas Relays with a time of 15:27.17 ... Clocked a 3:48.80 1,500-meter run at the North Carolina Invitational ... Ran 3:48.84 in the 1,500-meter run at the John McDonnell Invitational ... Lowered time in the 5,000-meter run to 13:44.58 at the Payton Jordan Invitational ... Finished eighth in both the 5K (14:17.72) and the 10K (29:59.89) ... Closed out the year 35th in the 5K (14:18.25) at the NCAA West Preliminary.

2010
(Indoor)
Opened the season with a time of 8:10.20 in the championship 3,000-meter run at the Razorback Invitational...Recorded a time of 4:09.15 in the mile at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational...Clipped the previous OU record in the 3,000-meter run with an NCAA provisional qualifying time of 8:01.76 at the UW Husky Invitational...Finished third in the 3,000-meter run at the Big 12 Championships with a time of 8:09.46. (Outdoor) Ran 13:53.08 in the 5,000-meter run at the Stanford Invitational...Lowered his time in the 5K as he clocked a time of 13:51.13 at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational...Finished sixth in the 5,000-meter run at the Big 12 Championships, clocking a time of 14:10.16.

Summer 2009
Finished 16th in the 5,000-meter run at the U.S. Junior Championships with a time of 15:26.69.

2009
(Indoor)
Redshirted, but competed unattached...Won the 3,000-meter run at the Razorback Invitational with a time of 8:16.89...Returned to the same building in Arkansas to win the 3K at the Tyson Invitational with a time of 8:13.06. (Outdoor) Redshirted.

High School
Named 2008 All-American by Track & Field News...Closed out high school career with seven state titles...earned All-Colorado honors in both cross country and track and field...represented the U.S. in the 2008 Junior World Cross Country Championships in Edinburgh, Scotland, where he was the third-best American finisher...winner of the 2008 Fred Steinmark Award, presented annually by the Rocky Mountain News for excellence in athletics...named Mile High Newspapers 2007-08 Athlete of the Year...named American Track & Field - Athletes Only Athlete of the Week on Sept. 17, 2007 after breaking the course record at the Liberty Bell Invitational with a time of 14:51.1...named the 2007-08 Gatorade Colorado Cross Country Runner of the Year...won the 2007 Colorado Class 4A Cross Country title, finishing 40 seconds ahead of his next-closest competitor...won three consecutive state championships in the 3,200-meter run and two titles in the 1,600-meter run...holds the Colorado Class 4A record in the 3200 with a time of 9:05.89 and set the event's meet record at the Kansas Relays with a time of 9:02.29...won in the 3200 at the Great Southwest Classic in a time of 9:10.97...also won the 3200 at the Golden West Meet with a then-personal best of 9:04.12...named the 2006 and 2007 Jefferson County League Cross Country Runner of the Year...won the 2007 Jefferson County League championships...also won 2007 state title in the 1,600-meter run and was a member of state championship-winning 3,200-meter relay team in 2006...finished second in Colorado Class 4A Cross Country State Championships in 2005 and `06...ran a 15:18 5K at 2007 Footlocker Midwest Regional, finishing sixth...finished 26th at the 2007 Footlocker National meet with a 5k time of 15:52...participated in high school's student mentoring programs, served as vice president of the Athletic Leadership Council and was a member of the Rotary Interact Club...coached by Micah Porter.

Personal
Full name is Kevin Thomas Williams...Son of Robert and Paula Williams...Has two siblings, Reece and Brandon...Mother played basketball at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.

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