Mike Williams Playing in Portsmouth Invitational

Following a great senior season with the Broncos, a MAC Championship, league and team MVP honors Mike Williams is playing in a senior all-star showcase for NBA scouts.

The camp is split into 8 rosters of 8 players each, and Mike Williams is playing on the MD Designs roster coached by Martin Oliver and Larry Ward. The team features Bernard Robinson Jr. from Michigan, Andre Brown of DePaul, Ricky Minard of Morehead State, Velimir Radinovic of Ohio State, Royal Ivey of Texas, Marvin Lewis of Georgia Tech and Mo Finley of UAB.

The only other MAC representative is John Edwards of Kent State.

Games will run from today, April 7 thru Saturday, April 10.

The tournament, which has been inexistence since 1953, hosts over 200 NBA scouts, coaches and general managers looking at some of the best talent in college basketball.

"It's a wonderful opportunity and great honor for Mike to be invited," Bronco head coach Steve Hawkins said in a recent release. "He is going to have the opportunity to show all of the NBA representatives what he is capable of on the court."

Alumni of the event include NBA greats such as Scottie Pippin and John Stockton, coaches Rick Carlisle, Larry Brown, Terry Porter and Eddie Jordan.

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