Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton is absolutely conscious of the challenges the Seminoles will face after they host Duke on Saturday, significantly with the Blue Devils’ star ahead Zion Williamson.
Hamilton gave Williamson some excessive reward main as much as the matchup as he in contrast the freshman’s influence on the ACC to basketball legend Michael Jordan, who performed with UNC from 1981-84.
“I believe they’ve a participant now that in all probability is essentially the most phenomenal expertise that’s been within the ACC since Michael Jordan,” Hamilton stated of Williamson, by way of the Orlando Sentinel. “I believe he brings a dynamic to their workforce.”
Leonard Hamilton calls Duke’s Zion Williamson “essentially the most phenomenal expertise within the ACC since Michael Jordan” pic.twitter.com/3P3s68lXsv
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Williamson, 18, has created an infinite quantity of buzz in simply 14 video games with Duke. He has made a direct influence to start out his freshman season, main the Blue Devils to a 13-1 document whereas averaging 20.9 factors with 9.5 rebounds. Williamson is capturing 67.9 % from the sphere.
The No. 1 Blue Devils journey to face No. 13 Florida State on Saturday with tip-off set for two p.m. ET.