His father, Lateef Williamson, played football at Livingstone as a defensive lineman - he had originally signed with N.C. State - but while in high school was recruited by the likes of Penn State, North Carolina and SC.
The Blue Devils also have a commitment from point guard Tre Jones, the No. 8 player in the class and younger brother of Tyus Jones, who helped Duke to the 2015 national title. The 6-foot-6, 275-pound power forward is built like a tight end, but he combines that strength and physicality with quick feet and adept passing ability. "Coach K (Mike Krzyzewski), he's just the most legendary coach that every coached college basketball". He has over one million Instagram followers. I feel like going to Duke University, I feel like I can learn a lot from him. Drake got a customized Williamson jersey at one point.
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If you haven't heard of Zion Williamson, you will soon. The move means the Blue Devils now have the number 1, 2, and 3 prospects in America using ESPN's rankings. I watched him play in person last February, during his junior year, and saw so many jaw-dropping dunks, I lost count. It's four playmakers who are all talented with the ball in their hands and Barrett, Reddish and Williamson are all potential multi-positional players.
Entering decision day, it was believed that Kentucky and Clemson were the favorites to land his services. Williamson's stepfather, Lee Anderson, also played at Clemson, which is less than 100 miles from their home in Spartanburg. Williamson is very close with his family and relationships and loyalty are important to him.