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Duo Recognized For Athletic, Academic Success During The Month
ECU senior averaged 18.5 points in a pair of games last week
B.J. Tyson matches a career-best 26 points to lead East Carolina over Memphis
Caleb White scores 17 points in loss.
Akeem Richmond scored 23 points and Caleb White had 14 for East Carolina (10-3).
The Pirates fall to UConn, on February 7, 2016.
East Carolina vs. Memphis January 24, 2016
Photos from East Carolina @ Cal on November 20, 2015.
Men's basketball USATSI Gallery -- 12/7/14
As A Sophomore (2013-14)
Played in all 34 games, averaging 9.2 points, 3.6 rebounds and 3.6 assists in 26.5 minutes per game ... Started the first 10 games before coming off the bench in the final 24 ... Led the Pirates in scoring three times, rebounding four times and assists in 18 games ... Ranked ninth in Conference USA in assists per game and 11th in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.5), leading the Pirates in both categories ... Scored double figures in 15 games ... Netted a career-best 22 points against VMI ... Also dropped 20 on Wright State in the season finale ... Posted double figures for the first time in his career with 15 points against Duke, playing all 40 minutes ... Grabbed double digit rebounds for the first time with 10 boards at Marshall ... Posted five or more rebounds in eight games ... Distributed five or more assists in 13 games with a career-high nine at Marshall ... His 121 total assists were the 10th-highest single-season tally in school history ... Became one of five ECU lettermen to make 12 free throws without a miss, sinking 12-of-12 versus VMI ... Credited with multiple steals in nine games with a season-best four at Marshall ... Played 30-plus minutes in 16 games, including eight of the last nine games.
As A Freshman (2012-13)
Came off the bench to play in 22 games ... Averaged 1.2 points in 5.0 minutes per game ... Shot 44.4 percent from the field and 68.8 percent at the free throw line ... Saw double digit playing time in three games ... Played in 12 C-USA games after playing in only four non-conference games ... Averaged 2.6 points, 1.6 rebounds and 6.2 minutes during the CIT ... Made his ECU debut in the season-opener against Washington & Lee, handing out one assist and recording one steal in nine minutes ... Scored his first points as a Pirate against Methodist, going 2-of-2 from the floor for four points ... Played 10 minutes in the route of St. Andrews ... Saw seven minutes of action at home against Memphis, which was his most until the SMU game ... Led the Pirates in assists (5) and steals (3) at SMU, playing a season-best 14 minutes ... Posted season-highs for points (8) and rebounds against Rider in 13 minutes ... Scored four points on 2-of-2 shooting in the CIT Championship Game versus Weber State.
Graduated from Needham Broughton High School (2010) in Raleigh before attending prep school at Fork Union Military Academy ... Coached at Broughton by Jeff Ferrell and at Fork Union by Fletcher Arritt ... Three-year letterman at Broughton ... Earned all-conference honors as a junior and senior ... Helped lead team into the third round of the state playoffs during his senior season ... Averaged 16 points, four rebounds and four assists at Fork Union, helping the academy to a 26-6 record in 2010-11.
Full name is Prince Targbe Williams ... Born August 22, 1992 ... Son of John Williams and Josephine Toe ... Has two older siblings, Betty and J.R. ... Nickname is P-Will ... Academic major is communication.