Troy Williams Archive

Notebook: Ferrell on the rise, new jersey numbers, more

Former Indiana All-American Yogi Ferrell, who has been mostly absent in recent mock drafts, may be improving his chances to be selected with strong workouts according to Ian Begley of ESPN.com. Here’s what Begley wrote on Sunday about Ferrell, who ...

Around the Hall: Freshmen to watch, Williams works out in Boston, more

Around the Hall is recommended reading from the Inside the Hall staff: ESPN.com lists a freshman you should know from each team in its preseason top 25 and goes with Curtis Jones as the pick for Indiana: Jones, a versatile guard ...

POTB 130: Blackmon Jr. stays, Williams goes

Podcast on the Brink is back for another episode with host Jerod Morris of The Assembly Call. The show is currently available weekly. You can access a full archive of episodes here. In this edition of the show, Morris and ...

Troy Williams forgoes senior season, will remain in NBA draft

Troy Williams is ready to begin the next chapter of his basketball career. The 6-foot-7 junior forward has decided to forgo his senior season and remain in the 2016 NBA draft, he confirmed on his Instagram account. Jeff Goodman of ESPN.com reported ...

To stay or to go: Breaking down the impact of Williams, Blackmon Jr. NBA decisions

The deadline to withdraw from the NBA draft is Wednesday, May 25, which means we’ll know in the next 72 hours whether Troy Williams and James Blackmon Jr. will return to Indiana next season. Here’s a look at the impact ...

Around the Hall: Ferrell “the fighter”, NBA decisions, more

Around the Hall is recommended reading from the Inside the Hall staff. · NBA.com takes a look at Yogi Ferrell, “the fighter”: As for the coaches’ pitch about his senior year propelling him into the NBA, well, when Ferrell didn’t ...

Video: Troy Williams talks to reporters at NBA draft combine

Indiana junior forward Troy Williams met with reporters on Thursday and Friday at the NBA draft combine in Chicago and discussed a variety of topics, including his upcoming decision on whether he’ll remain in the draft, what he’s heard from ...

Draft combine roundup: Williams struggles to boost stock at combine

The NBA draft combine wrapped up on Saturday in Chicago and it appears that Troy Williams did little to help himself move up into a guaranteed spot in next month’s draft according to most accounts. The 6-foot-7 forward was listed as ...

Around the Hall: Bryant’s return, life without Ferrell, more

Around the Hall is recommended reading from the Inside the Hall staff. · Eamonn Brennan of ESPN.com writes about the future of Indiana basketball and the importance of Thomas Bryant returning for his sophomore season: Yet, despite all that, Bryant’s ...

Williams still pondering future as draft combine tips off

Speaking to reporters at the NBA draft combine in Chicago on Thursday evening, Indiana junior Troy Williams said he is still undecided on whether he’ll keep his name in the draft or return for his senior season. Williams, who has ...