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.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Joel Berry tested his sore right ankle at practice Thursday and pronounced it sound and ready to go for North Carolina’s Sweet 16 matchup against Butler at FedExForum on Friday. “I still […]
NC State moved up four spots in both the AP and Coaches polls after a home win over then-No. 17 Louisville. The Wolfpack enter Week 7 ranked No. 20 in both polls. This is the […]
The Atlanta Falcons were one of the youngest teams to reach the Super Bowl, nearly won it but lost to an all-time great performance by an all-time great quarterback, and, you might think, left Houston […]