New Orleans Pelicans Assign Kenrich Williams to Westchester
NEW ORLEANS, LA - The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has assigned rookie forward Kenrich Williams to the Westchester Knicks, the official NBA G League affiliate of the New York Knicks, pursuant to the flexible assignment system.
Williams, 6-7, 210, has appeared in five games for New Orleans, averaging 1.0 points and 1.0 rebounds. This will be Williams' first assignment to the G League.
As a product of Texas Christian University (TCU), Williams was recognized on the USBWA All-District VII, NABC All-District 8 Second Team, All-Big 12 Second Team, AP All-Big 12 Second Team, Emerald Coast Classic Most Outstanding Player, Preseason All-Big 12 Honorable Mention, NIT Most Outstanding Player and All-Big 12 Honorable Mention. As a senior, he averaged 9.3 rebounds, the second-most in the Big 12 and 34th-most in the NCAA. He also led TCU in rebounding for the third time in his career, joining Gary Turner as the only TCU players to lead his team in rebounding for three seasons.
New Orleans Pelicans guard Trevon Bluiett is also with Westchester pursuant to the flexible assignment system.
The Knicks continue their five-game homestand tomorrow, against the Wisconsin Herd. The action starts at 7 PM.
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