Williams told The Baltimore Sun that he decided to enter the draft after he left College Park in March to attend a basketball camp in Las Vegas. After a few weeks, he was convinced his game was
"I went to the camp with the mindset, 'I think I'm ready, but I know I've got to prove it,'" said Williams, who has dropped 19 pounds. "When I saw my body change so fast [and] I saw my shot improving so fast, instead of stopping and going back to school … I think I just felt like I was ready for me to keep being better."
But as the draft nears, Williams is a staple in the second round of mock drafts from many national draft analysts.
NBAdraft.net has Williams going to the
CBSSports.com was one site that projected Williams as a first-rounder. Matt Moore has him going to the