Category Archives: Amir Williams

News on Austin Rivers, Amir Williams, & Michael Gbinije

Austin Rivers will take an unofficial visit to Durham and will attend Duke’s annual team banquet on Thursday, April 22nd.  Rivers had been expected to attend the Duke-UNC game at Cameron Indoor earlier this year but was unable to make it when his high school team’s state title game ended up being scheduled for the same day.  Thursday’s visit is the make-up for the missed game.

 Amir Williams, a 6-9 220lb 4-star rated recruited by both Rivals.com and Scout.com may also attend the Duke team banquet as well.  Duke has been in contact with Williams for a few months now.

 Finally, recent Duke commit Michael Gbinije has confirmed that he will in attendance Thursday night.

Class of 2011 Center Amir Williams gets a Visit from Nate James

ESPN Scouts Inc. is reporting that Duke Coach Nate James recently stopped by Detroit Country Day School to watch class of 2011 center Amir Williams in action.  Williams is a 4 star rated recruit according to both Scout.com and Rivals.com.  The 6’9” 220lb Williams is also being recruited by Michigan, Kentucky, Michigan State, UCLA, and Ohio State.  While playing in front James the other night Williams scored 12 points, grabbed 7 rebounds, and blocked 3 shots.