Willie Williams (basketball)

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Willie Williams
No. 28, 15, 11
Forward
Personal information
Born (1946-07-28) July 28, 1946 (age 68)
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High school Booker T. Washington
(Miami, Florida)
College Miami Dade CC (1966–1968)
Florida State (1968–1970)
NBA draft 1970 / Round: 3 / Pick: 38th overall
Selected by the Boston Celtics
Career history
1970–1971 Boston Celtics
1971 Cincinnati Royals
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Willie Earl Williams (born July 28, 1946) is a former National Basketball Association (NBA) player. Williams lettered two years in basketball at Florida State University after two jears at Miami Dade Community College. In the 1968-69 season, Williams averaged 7.8 points and 9.6 rebounds per game. The following season, Williams averaged 16.9 points and 11.0 rebounds per game.[1] He was drafted with the fourth pick in the third round of the 1970 NBA Draft. After playing sixteen games with the Celtics in the 1970-71 NBA season, Williams was waived by the Celtics and then claimed off waivers by the Cincinnati Royals. In his one NBA season, Williams averaged 0.9 points and 0.9 rebounds per game.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Willie Williams". nolefan.org. Retrieved 11 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Willie Williams NBA statistics". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 11 July 2012.