Thursday, February 11, 2016

Williams no longer an Owl

It's official. Craig Williams is no longer a Temple Owl.

Williams no longer an Owl


It’s official. Craig Williams is no longer a Temple Owl.

The 6-foot-9, 240-pound power forward transferred to Texas Christian University on Wednesday.

Williams graduated from Temple in May with a degree in psychology. The U.S. Virgin Islands native, however, is eligible to play this season after redshirting last season at Temple.

Williams decided to redshirt after missing the entire season due to foot injuries. He broke the fifth metatarsal of his left foot on Nov. 14. Williams had just been cleared for limited practice after recovering from the same injury in his right foot.

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He averaged 3.8 points and 1.8 rebounds in 11.9 minutes in the 2009-10 season with the Owls.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

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