Video: Zion Williamson leads Spartanburg Day to third straight state title
Watch fans fall over in awe as Williamson shows off array of emphatic dunks and blocks.Zion Williamson
left his lofty high school basketball career right where it belonged — on top. Somewhere well above the rim.
The remarkably bouncy and powerful 6-foot-6 senior scored 37 points and added 17 rebounds and at least five emphatic blocks to lead Spartanburg Day (Spartanburg, S.C.)
to its third straight state title with a 74-41 SCISA 2A win over Trinity Byrnes Saturday in Sumpter, S.C.
On a game streamed live on the NFHS network, the burly and high-flying Duke-bound star sent down his usual assortment of spectacular dunks to the delight of a packed house.
When he was replaced for the last time, he hugged all the players on the bench and a few in the stands as well. After the game, he joined in a raucous celebration.
Williamson, the No. 3 senior recruit in the nation according to 247Sports, ended the season right at his scoring average of 37 per game.