Zion Williamson scared the basketball universe last night as left the Duke’s basketball game versus heated Rival North Carolina within the first minute of the game with a knee injury after his shoe ripped in half.
According to the team, Williamson sustained a Grade 1 right knee sprain and his status is day-to-day, which should be a massive relief for Blue Devils fans.
NEWS: Zion Williamson was diagnosed with a Grade 1 right knee sprain. He is progressing as expected, and his status is day-to-day. pic.twitter.com/H8YUZGnOyc
— Duke Basketball (@DukeMBB) February 21, 2019
This has to come as a huge relief to not only Duke and their fans but for all the college basketball world and NCAA. And This isn’t the best news for Nike who’s stock dropped significantly after the news.