North Carolina announced Thursday that Hall of Fame basketball coach Roy Williams is retiring after 33 years. 

The 70-year-old Williams closed his 18th season with the team after a highly successful run at Kansas. Over the course of his career, Williams won 903 games including three national championships in 2005, 2009 and 2017.

UNC icon Roy Williams retiring after 33 seasons


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