Top NBA prospect Robert Williams will return to Texas A for sophomore season



A projected top 10 NBA draft pick will be coming back to College Station for his sophomore year.

Texas A freshman forward Robert Williams announced his return through a statement from the university.

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“I love A and it was a great experience which helped me grow and get better as a player and a person,” Williams said in a statement. “Although I’ve grown, I still feel like I would benefit from another year of college. This will give me more time to mature and develop my game before moving on to the NBA.”

Williams, an ESPN Top 100 prospect coming out of Vivian (La.) North Caddo High, is a 6 foot 9 forward who emerged as one of the premier players in the SEC.

“I know this was a difficult decision for him and his family,” Aggies coach Billy Kennedy said in a statement. “He’s not only a special talent but a special young man. His desire to be the best and his trust in us in humbling.”

Here’s Williams’ full statement:

“First of all, I would like to thank God for blessing me with the awesome opportunity to play at a great university like Texas cheap authentic jerseys
A I would also like to thank my parents, family, coaches, teammates and fans for supporting me through my freshman year. I love A and it was a great experience which helped me grow and get better as a player and a person. Although I’ve grown, I still feel like I would benefit from another year of college. This will give me more time to mature and develop my game before moving on to the NBA. With that being said I’ve decided I owe it to myself to stay another year at Texas A Again, I would like to thank everyone for their support and I know next year will be even better. Gig ’em Aggies!”

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