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Arizona Wildcats target Mikey Williams scores 77 points, sets CIF San Diego Section record

Arizona Wildcats target Mikey Williams scores 77 points, sets CIF San Diego Section record

Arizona target Mikey Williams scored 77 points in San Diego Ysidro High School's 116-52 win over Kearny on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2019. 

He won't be eligible to play college basketball until 2023-24, but Arizona Wildcats target Mikey Williams is turning heads in his first high school season. Most recently, Williams scored 77 points and led San Diego Ysidro to a 116-52 win over Kearny Friday night. 

Williams' 77-point performance is a single-game CIF San Diego Section record, which hadn't been broken since 2006. The box score on MaxPreps.com doesn't include field goal attempts, but Williams made 29 shots, nine 3-pointers, 20 two-pointers and 10 free throws. 

On Thursday, Williams scored 51 points in a 108-61 win against Brawley. In Williams' first two high school games, he scored 41 points followed by 50 three days later. Through nine contests this season, Williams is averaging 35.1 points, 2.6 assists, 1.7 steals per game. 

The 6-foot-1, 175-pound guard from San Diego isn't ranked yet by 247Sports and Rivals yet. Williams holds offers from the UA, Arizona State and San Diego State.  

Contact sports content producer Justin Spears at 573-4312 or jspears@tucson.com. On Twitter @justinesports

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Justin writes stories and produces digital content about UA football and basketball and high school football. A Tucson native, Justin graduated from the UA in 2017 and is the host of the Wildcast Podcast and a radio host on ESPN Tucson.

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