Tag Archives: South Florida

Early? Yes. But 5-star Troy Williams says two stand out.

31 Jul

Troy Williams says two local schools stand out. (PHOT: Kelly Kline)

By Brian Flinn
National Hoops Report

ORLANDO – One of the top players for the vaunted Boo Williams squad is small forward Troy Williams. He is ranked as the number 6 player overall player in the class of 2013 by ESPN and it’s easy to see why he’s rated that high. Continue reading

Peach Jam: Williams more than his name sake

14 Jul

Troy Williams says he is getting annoyed by the national attention he is receiving. (PHOTO: Kelly Kline)

By Bobby Bancroft
National Hoops Report

N. AUGUSTA, S.C. – Boo Williams picked up their first win of the 2011 EYBL Peach Jam Finals on Wednesday morning.  It was actually quite strange to find the usually successful AAU organization sitting at the bottom of Pool B with a 0-2 record.  If anybody on the current U-17 team knew how important it was to get a win, it’s Boo’s nephew, Troy Williams. Continue reading

The good news and bad news of the Big East schedule

2 Jul

By Bobby Bancroft
National Hoops Report

While we are just heading into July, the first big event on the 2011-2012 Big East men’s basketball calendar has already come and gone with the official announcement of the conference opponents.

With most conferences playing an unbalanced league schedule these days, the conference schedule can go a long way to determining which schools qualify for the NCAA Tournament.  In no other conference is this a bigger deal than in the Big East with its 16 teams. Continue reading

Season highlights: South Florida

6 Jun