Raymond Illustration has signed free agent Emmitt Williams, who previously performed with the Agua Caliente Clippers within the NBA G League. Williams shall be represented by Michael Raymond as he joins the Raymond Illustration household.
The 6’6″, 224-pound ahead is from Lehigh Acres, Florida the place he attended highschool at IMG Academy and Oak Ridge Excessive Faculty. In highschool, Williams was a five-star ahead who was ranked quantity 21 by ESPN and quantity 26 by 247Sports. He led Oak Ridge to the Florida Excessive Faculty Athletic Affiliation Class 9A State Championship with a 30-4 document in 2018 averaging 17.6 factors, 12.4 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per sport. He was additionally awarded HS Class 9A Participant of the 12 months in 2018. Williams participated within the Jordan Model Traditional, the place he scored 44 factors within the All-American Sport. He broke Lebron James’ scoring document within the basic by 10 factors.
Upon commencement, Williams signed to LSU within the April 2018 signing interval. His sophomore season, he began 25 of 31 video games he performed in and improved in each statistical class from his freshman season to sophomore season. He averaged 13.3 factors, 6.6 rebounds, and 1.2 assists per sport. He ranked seventh within the SEC in blocked shot common. Throughout his time at LSU, his workforce was SEC Common Season Champion (2019), NCAA Candy 16 (2019), and SEC Common Season Co-Runner Up (2020).
Throughout his rookie season in 2020-2021, Williams performed for the Agua Caliente Clippers within the NBA G League the place he averaged 4.2 factors, 4.2 rebounds after which signed in Israel with Hapoel Acre the place he averaged 13.8 factors, 9.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists per sport. He was awarded Participant of the Week within the Israeli Nationwide League for week 27.