However, he was once a huge basketball star at Duke. He had a great college career and was then looked at as a guy who could have possibly been the next big superstar in the NBA. Williams had a chance to save the Chicago Bulls, a franchise that had not won since Michael Jordan was on the team.
Rebuilding a Career in Basketball
Jason David Williams born September 10, is an American former basketball player and current television analyst. He is married to Nikki Bonacorsi and is the father of one daughter, Amelia. He asked to be called Jay on joining the Bulls, to avoid confusion with two other players in the NBA at the time. He last signed with the Austin Toros of the NBA Development League , but was waived on December 30, due to lingering physical effects from his accident. Williams grew up in Plainfield, New Jersey , and attended St.
NBA Analyst & ESPN Radio Host
College: Duke. High School: St. Joseph in Metuchen, New Jersey. Compare Jay Williams to other players. Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction?
The show — which airs from a. Williams became an ESPN full-time game and studio analyst in , after working for the network as a commentator in He previously was a contributor to Fox Sports Radio Wooden Award and the Oscar Robertson Trophy. Williams averaged He also led Duke to a He averaged double figures as a freshman, which helped earn him the ACC Rookie of the Year award in and recognition as a first-team All-America player. With points and a His 3-point field goals amounted to the sixth-highest total in NCAA history; his conference-leading