North Carolina head coach Roy Williams said he’s “scared to death” over the health of star point guard Joel Berry after Berry injured his left ankle in Sunday’s Elite Eight win over Kentucky.
Berry rolled the ankle on a drive about five minutes into Sunday’s game. He exited and limped to the locker room, and was replaced by Stilman White, but returned four minutes later. He played 33 total minutes and scored 11 points in the Tar Heels’ win.
— Marilyn Payne (@marilyn_payne) March 26, 2017
The left ankle injury came nine days after Berry rolled his right ankle in a first-round win over Texas Southern. That injury dogged Berry in North Carolina’s second-round game against Arkansas, and his performance suffered. He made just two of 13 field goal attempts.
Williams addressed Berry’s status at a news conference Monday, andRead More »from Joel Berry injury: Roy Williams 'scared to death' over health of point guard's ankle