Legends Sign Sean Williams
Frisco, TX (Dec. 14, 2012)--The Texas Legends, presented by Veracruz (visit Veracruz.mx), have acquired center Sean Williams (6-10, 235, Boston College) as a returning Legends player. The former NBA first-round pick played for the Legends the last two seasons, earning GATORADE Call-Ups by the Dallas Mavericks and Boston Celtics.
Williams, 26, was drafted out of Boston College his junior year by the New Jersey Nets with the 17th overall pick. In his rookie season Williams played in 73 games for the Nets averaging 5.6 ppg and 4.4 rpg. Last season Williams averaged 15.22 points and 8.9 rebounds in 27 games with the Legends. Williams will be the third former first-round pick on the current Legends roster.
Ibrahima Thomas has been moved to the inactive list due to injury.
Sean Williams will make his debut with the Legends when they return home to Veracruz Court at the Dr Pepper Arena this Saturday, Dec 15th to host the Rio Grande Valley Vipers at 7pm.