Emmitt Williams is one of IMG’s top basketball prospects, one of the 10 best juniors in the country according to some of the major scouting services. His best friend, who he calls his brother, Stef’an Strawder, was killed in the Fort Myers nightclub shooting over the summer. Strawder convinced Williams to start playing basketball in the first place. Williams has a tattoo honoring Strawder on his left shoulder.
Emmitt Williams is one of IMG’s top basketball prospects, one of the 10 best juniors in the country according to some of the major scouting services. His best friend, who he calls his brother, Stef’an Strawder, was killed in the Fort Myers nightclub shooting over the summer. Strawder convinced Williams to start playing basketball in the first place. Williams has a tattoo honoring Strawder on his left shoulder. Tiffany Tompkins ttompkins@bradenton.com
Emmitt Williams is one of IMG’s top basketball prospects, one of the 10 best juniors in the country according to some of the major scouting services. His best friend, who he calls his brother, Stef’an Strawder, was killed in the Fort Myers nightclub shooting over the summer. Strawder convinced Williams to start playing basketball in the first place. Williams has a tattoo honoring Strawder on his left shoulder. Tiffany Tompkins ttompkins@bradenton.com

‘Me and my brother:’ IMG’s Emmitt Williams plays with purpose after a friend’s murder

March 29, 2017 4:02 PM