On This Date in NBA History: August 1, Roy Williams was born


Mar 24, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels head coach Roy Williams calls out a play against the Kansas Jayhawks in the second half during the third round of the NCAA basketball tournament at the Sprint Center. Kansas defeated North Carolina 70-58. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

1950 – Happy 63rd birthday to North Carolina head coach Roy Williams, who was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2007. He has won two NCAA Division I titles as well as two AP Coach of the Year awards. Williams has an impressive 13 UNC players that are currently in the NBA.

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