The Duke freshman returned to action in Thursday night’s ACC quarterfinal game against Syracuse. Williamson, of course, had missed the last five games with a knee injury that he suffered against North Carolina last month when his Nike shoe absolutely blew up.
Many thought he might not want to return to college hoops at all, thinking he should save himself for the NBA. But Zion didn’t want to hear any of that. He’s back now and it didn’t take him long to get back to his dunking ways.
He started off by doing this two minutes into the game:
Williamson in his first half back. Not game, but 𝐡𝐚𝐥𝐟, back: