Hours after the announcement that he will be inducted into the Springfield, Mass., hoops shrine during the weekend of Sept. 6-8, the 56-year-old said he is more motivated than ever. More competitive. More determined.
Williams voted into hall
Raleigh News & Observer
Roy Williams cannot remember ever being speechless before last Wednesday, the day he learned that he had been elected into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
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Williams hopes to keep coaching for a long time and is talking about next season, expecting a decision within two weeks on whether underclassmen Brandan Wright, Tyler Hansbrough and Ty Lawson will return.
Pending those decisions, Williams plans to be back on the road recruiting Friday.
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One thing about Williams, he is competitive. Dean Smith once told me that Williams is as tough as they come, and that was back when the latter was a virtually unknown assistant at UNC in the early 1980s.
Roy's going into Hall because he earned it