At Duke, Zion Williamson was ridiculously efficient, typically taking 16-17 shots a game and hitting around 12-13 of them.
Fast forward to Tuesday night’s game against Memphis, featuring Grayson Allen, Tyus Jones and Justise Winslow, who is unfortunately out for the season.
The three all played key roles in Duke’s 2015 national championship.
Williamson took 16 shots, hit 13, had seven rebounds, six assists, two steals and was perfect from the line - in 28 minutes. He finished with 31. Teammate and fellow brotherhood member Brandon Ingram had 22.
Williamson is now the only NBA player ever to average 23 points while shooting 60 percent or better in his first 50 games. Consider who didn't do that: Wilt Chamberlain, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Shaquille O’Neal and LeBron James.
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