North Carolina basketball player Kenny Williams, who missed the final 14 games of the Tar Heels’ national championship run last season, has undergone surgery to repair damage in his right knee. The procedure was done last Friday. Williams originally injured the knee in mid-February, when he suffered a torn meniscus during practice. He is expected to be ready to participate when preseason practice begins in October, according to a statement issued by UNC on Tuesday. The 6-foot-3 junior 22 games for the Tar Heels last season, averaging 6.2 points and 2.2 assists per game. He shot 34 percent from beyond the arc and his 27 3-pointers ranked third on the team behind only ACC Player of the Year Justin Jackson and Final Four Most Outstanding Player Joel Berry at the time he was sidelined.
Appalachian State has more than proven itself in the Sun Belt since entering the conference last season. With three wins at Kidd Brewer Stadium already this season in conference play, the Mountaineers are often noted […]
CHAPEL HILL — Ready or not, the North Carolina football team will begin defense of its ACC Coastal Division title on Saturday in its conference opener against Pittsburgh at Kenan Stadium. As for whether the […]
PHOENIX — Justin Jackson looked down and rolled his eyes when a reporter at a pre-national championship press conference asked him about last year’s heartbreaking title game loss to Villanova. It’s not that Jackson and […]