skip navigation

On this Date 2005 - HOF Roy Williams Guides Heels to National Championship

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 04/04/21, 5:00AM EDT

Share

On this day in history, Roy Williams guided his UNC Tar Heels men’s basketball team to the NCAA national championship...

April 4, 2005 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Roy Williams guided his UNC Tar Heels men’s basketball team to the NCAA national championship as the Heels defeated Illinois in the final.  Williams earned his first NCAA crown in his second year serving as UNC head coach.  He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 2008.

Roy Williams - NCSHOF