Roy Williams retires

Breaking news: April 2021

On April 1, 2021, legendary UNC basketball coach Roy Williams announced his retirement. Our team led the way in coverage with news stories, analysis, a deep profile and a profitable book published within two months. We also were the first to break the news that Hubert Davis would be Williams' successor.



Won best event coverage of 2021 by the AP Sports Editors


Digital Coverage

Link to all of the breaking news coverage from my team in response to Williams' retirement decision.

Special Section

Days after Williams retired, we published a complete special section looking back at his legacy with a peek at what's to come for UNC.

Roy Williams Book

I was the lead editor and coordinator on our 150-page book about Roy Williams, "You Can Go Home Again."

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