After 33 years as a Hall of Fame head coach, our beloved Tar Heel Roy Williams is announcing his retirement.
Thank you for all you have done and meant to everyone who plays and loves our game.
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Legendary UNC coach Roy Williams is announcing his retirement after 33 years
Breaking: Roy Williams, who led North Carolina to three NCAA championships, is retiring after 33 seasons, the school announced.
When Coby White thanked Roy Williams for attending one of the best games of his NBA career ✊
"If possible, could you come to more games? Because I haven’t shot like that in a long time."
Salute to UNC Head Coach Roy Williams on a legendary 48-year career. All respect. Thank you for all you have done for the game, our league and the greatest rivalry in sports. 🤝
Roy Williams is retiring after 33 seasons as a head coach.
This moment with Coby White reminds us of the impact he made on his players 🥺
Three titles and the third-most wins in the history of men’s college basketball.
Roy Williams goes out as one of the greats.
Hall of Fame North Carolina coach Roy Williams is retiring.
Our favorite Roy Williams video.
Marcus Paige: "You made me a better man and that's the most important thing."
Roy Williams got emotional after officially announcing his retirement from UNC 🙏
Congrats to Roy Williams on one AMAZING career 💯
One of the greatest coaches to ever do it 🙏 (via @UNC_Basketball
Roy Williams gave the game so much.
Congratulations on a legendary career. 👏
Never forget this classic video. 🤣
Salute to @UNC_Basketball
legend Roy Williams on a great career.
Since Roy Williams returned to North Carolina, the program leads (plus ties) the country in:
NCAA Tournament wins (45)
Final Fours (5)
National title games (4)
National Championships (3)
He guided the best program in the country over the last 18 seasons.
Well earned retirement
You changed the game for the better.
So much love and respect for you, Coach Williams!
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OMG I thought it was April Fools joke but it is TRUE Hall of Famer ROY WILLIAMS @UNC_Basketball
is retiring . He’s been so good that he is one of my MT RUSHMORES OF COACHING in my 40 + yrs @espn
Bob Knight - Coach K - Dean Smith - ROY WILLIAMS / Thanks for ALL the memories !
Congratulations to Coach Roy Williams on a Hall of Fame career! So happy for him and his wife, Wanda. I am so thankful for his friendship. He will go down as one of the greatest coaches of all-time!
Roy Williams delivered championship-level excellence on and off the court with @UNC_Basketball
"It was an absolute honor to coach against Roy. He is one of the legends of the game and he truly cared about the young men he coached. He always had a kind word for everyone. I wish him nothing but the best, and also really low golf scores." - TB on Roy Williams @UNC_Basketball
"It's been a thrill, it has been unbelievable, I've loved it."
Roy Williams gets emotional as he formally announces his retirement and describes his passion for @UNC_Basketball
Roy Williams does have more love for North Carolina basketball in his little finger than everybody else put together.
If you grew up in Kansas in the 90s, it’s impossible to overstate how central Roy Williams felt at the time. It was a different era of college hoops, of course, but those teams had a charm that’s hard to describe now. The first sports thing I ever cared about.
Last thing Roy Williams did before driving out of the Smith Center parking lot right at 6 p.m.: sign autographs and pose for pictures with fans who were waiting outside.
Syracuse HC Jim Boeheim on Walker Kessler's decision to transfer away from #UNC.
“Why Walker Kessler would leave there is beyond me. He’s going to get the ball 25 times a game there. It’s just wounded pride. That’s crazy.”