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Purdue Football: Luke Williams Signs!

Purdue lands 4* safety out of Illinois!

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Luke Williams, a 6’1”, 174 pound 4* safety out of Naperville North High School (Naperville, Il) signed his National Letter of Intent to play for Purdue this morning. Williams is considered the 347th best recruit in the nation, the 14th best “athlete” and the 9th best overall player in Illinois.

Williams selected the Boilermakers over listed offers from schools including Illinois, Cincinnati, Indiana, Iowa, Iowa State, Kansas State, Minnesota, Nebraska, Northwestern, Syracuse, Utah, and Wisconsin.

As a senior he contributed 62 tackles, 7 interceptions and 6 pass break-ups. He also snagged 50 passes for 565 yards and 5 touchdowns. He also averaged 30 yards a punt because they couldn’t have him slacking during special teams. He was named 2023 IHSFCA All-State, and the Defensive Player of the Year for his conference. Also named honorable mention All-State in basketball as a junior after averaging 21 points and 4 rebounds a game.


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