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.
North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams announced the signing of four new players to National Letters of Intent on Monday. The freshman class of 2017 consists of combo guard Jalek Felton — the nephew of […]
GREENVILLE, S.C. — A problem with the court at Bon Secours Wellness Arena forced workers to make emergency repairs between Friday’s two NCAA tournament sessions at the building. The bad section of hardwood was discovered […]
CHAPEL HILL — After easily dispatching three lesser opponents to start the new season, the North Carolina basketball team is ready for more of a challenge. Of course, coach Roy Williams would have preferred that […]