Williams played at Minnesota for four years, gaining a reputation as an athletic freak, even if he wasn’t as consistent elsewhere on the court. Last season, the Minneapolis native averaged 10.1 points and five rebounds a game, numbers that were slightly down from the year before. Oh, but the dunks were sweet. It would seem likely that Williams will likely join the Sixers’ D-league squad and work to develop his skills.
Still no news on the next move for undrafted Trevor Mbakwe, who has not responded to text messages.
Marcus Fuller joined the Star Tribune in 2016 after 11 years covering Gophers sports – and just about every other team and league in town -- for the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Before making the Twin Cities his home, Marcus spent two years in The Kansas City Star sports department. Marcus grew up in Hawaii and is a 2002 graduate of San Jose State. Follow Fuller on Twitter @Marcus_R_Fuller.
The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities said.