What’s next for Luke Williams?
A walk on the moon?
Seriously. Have you seen what this kid has done the last few weeks?
First, he lights up the stat sheet for the Phillies’ Triple A Lehigh Valley team, then he joins Team USA and leads that club in hitting while helping it qualify for the Tokyo Olympics, then he gets the call every ballplayer dreams of, the one telling him he’s headed to the big leagues.
And next thing you
Jimmy Dykes politely asks for a brief moment while he scans through his cellphone to retrieve a message.
The text he received from a somewhat young head coach at a Power 6 basketball program, he says, will provide an appropriate answer to a question he’s just been asked. How frustrated are college basketball coaches at the state of the industry?
“This text says a lot,” says Dykes, an ESPN college basketball analyst and former coach.
Dykes finds the message and begins reading.
“I’m trying to process it all. The last 14 months and the rule changes will FOREVER change the