Offensive lineman who has continued to show improvement... projected to be the stater at the right guard position again this year... has played in 33 contests over the past three seasons, making 12 career starts... a two-time member of the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2014: Projected backup when the season began who ended up starting 11 games at the right guard position... did not start in the opener against Texas A&M or against Georgia when Cody Waldrop got the nod, but did see action in all 13 contests... named to the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2013: Redshirt sophomore offensive lineman... played in eight of 13 games... made his first start of his career at Tennessee, replacing the injured Ronald Patrick at right guard... also saw extensive action against Coastal Carolina... a member of the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2012: Played in 12 of 13 games, primarily on special teams... shared Most Improved Offensive Lineman honors at the 2012 spring game with Brandon Shell.
2011: Redshirted as a true freshman offensive lineman.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Pace (Fla.) High School in 2011... coached by Mickey Lindsey... considered a three-star prospect by Rivals.com... was a two-star prospect and the nation's 150th-best offensive tackle by Scout.com... two-star prospect according to 247Sports.com... also had offers from FAU, FIU, USF, Southern Miss and UCF.
PERSONAL: William Sport was born September 25, 1992... is a management and marketing major at South Carolina.