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Roy Williams

Roy Williams, safety for the American football team the Dallas Cowboys (uniform number 31), was drafted as the #8 pick in the first round of the 2002 NFL draft out of the University of Oklahoma, where he played on a national championship football team in 2000. In 2001, his junior season at OU, he won the Bronko Nagurski Trophy as the nation's top overall defensive player and the Jim Thorpe Award as the nation's top defensive back. Williams has quickly established himself as one of the hardest hitting safeties in the NFL.


Roy Williams is the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's 18th NCAA Men's Basketball coach. After averaging about an 80% win percentage at the University of Kansas, he replaced Matt Doherty in 2003. He is second all-time for most wins at Kansas, and third all-time in the NCAA for winning percentage. He received his 400th win in January 2003, when Kansas beat the University of Wyoming.