Owen Williams, 3-star juco defensive tackle, verbally commits to Tennessee

Owen Williams (photo from 247Sports)

KNOXVILLE, TennesseeOwen Williams, a three-star defensive tackle from Butler (Kan.) Community College verbally committed to Tennessee on Sunday, according to News Sentinel partner GoVols247 and other media.

Williams, a native of Macon, Ga., was previously committed to Texas Tech.

Listed as 6-foot-1 and 280 pounds, Williams took an official visit to campus this weekend. He has said that he plans to enroll in January.

Williams is the 32nd member of Tennessee’s 2014 class. The Vols can sign up to 30 by counting five early enrollees against the 2013 class and taking the full 25 in this year’s group.

Butch Jones has used the phrase “brick by brick” to describe the rebuilding process at Tennessee.