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SportFSU coach says Zion Williamson is 'most phenomenal talent' in ACC since Michael Jordan

19:20  12 january  2019
19:20  12 january  2019 Source:   sportingnews.com

Williamson shoots unbelievably bad 3-pointer, then throws down unbelievable dunk

Williamson shoots unbelievably bad 3-pointer, then throws down unbelievable dunk Duke star freshman Zion Williamson had embarrassing and amazing basketball moments just three minutes apart on Saturday night.

FSU coach says Zion Williamson is ' most phenomenal talent ' in ACC since Michael Jordan . Written By Chelsea Howard. "I think they have a player now that probably is the most phenomenal talent that 's been in the ACC since Michael Jordan ," Hamilton said of Williamson , via the Orlando

Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton paid Duke freshman forward Zion Williamson one heck of a compliment before their game on Saturday. “I think (the Blue Devils) have a player now that probably is the most phenomenal talent that ’s been in the ACC since Michael Jordan ," Hamilton told

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Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton is fully aware of the challenges the Seminoles will face when they host Duke on Saturday, particularly with the Blue Devils' star forward Zion Williamson.

Hamilton gave Williamson some high praise leading up to the matchup as he compared the freshman's impact on the ACC to basketball legend Michael Jordan, who played with UNC from 1981-84.

“I think they have a player now that probably is the most phenomenal talent that’s been in the ACC since Michael Jordan,” Hamilton said of Williamson, via the Orlando Sentinel. “I think he brings a dynamic to their team.”

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Zion Williamson actually got dunked on by Georgia Tech’s James Banks III: FSU coach says 20:40 26 january 2019 Source: sbnation.com. FSU coach says Zion Williamson is ' most Duke freshman is averaging 20.9 points and 9.5 rebounds while shooting 67.9 percent and is drawing comparisons to Michael Jordan . That the No. 1-ranked Blue Devils won anyway is a testament to their talent .

Williamson broke the state record for most 30-point games in a season, with 27 ( Mike Krzyzewski) is just the most legendary coach that ever coached college basketball. from the field, marking the best shooting performance in school and tournament history, while tying the best in ACC history.[96]

Williamson, 18, has created an enormous amount of buzz in just 14 games with Duke. He has made an immediate impact to start his freshman season, leading the Blue Devils to a 13-1 record while averaging 20.9 points with 9.5 rebounds. Williamson is shooting 67.9 percent from the field.

The No. 1 Blue Devils travel to face No. 13 Florida State on Saturday with tip-off set for 2 p.m. ET.

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FSU coach says Zion Williamson is 'most phenomenal talent' in ACC since Michael Jordan

Zion Williamson actually got dunked on by Georgia Tech’s James Banks III.
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