BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Southern center fielder Javeyan Williams was taken by the San Francisco Giants in Round 22 of the Major League Baseball Draft.
The senior from Breaux Bridge was selected No. 656 overall.
Williams had 76 hits for the Jags this season with a .388 average. The first team All-SWAC outfielder also stole 28 bases.
Williams was 6-for-6 in the Starkville Regional.