2 weeks Famed basketball coach Roy Williams pays tribute to Budig Manilatimes |Sports
A Hall of Famer with three national championships and a familiar face at the Final Four, it would seem Roy Williams was destined for big things in basketball. The way the North Carolina coach tells it, a lot of credit goes to a future baseball leader who really went to bat for him. Williams paid tribute Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) to Gene Budig, a day after the former American League president and head of three major universities died at 81.
Kansas coach Roy Williams raises his arms in victory after cutting a piece of the net ... more