The Fox analyst and former Dallas quarterback said Williams’ performance will answer questions about the receiver — and about the Cowboys’ front office, which also gave the former Texas star a contract extension.
Pitt’s Dixon wins Naismith Award
Pitt coach Jamie Dixon
has been named the Naismith men’s coach of the year after leading the Panthers to a school-record 31 wins and the NCAA Tournament regional finals. The sixth-year head coach also guided Pitt to its first top seed in the tourney and the school’s first No. 1 ranking in the AP Top 25.
The Panthers fell short of the Final Four after a loss to Villanova on a last-second layup by Scottie Reynolds
. Other finalists were Oklahoma’s Jeff Capel
, LSU’s Trent Johnson
and Kansas’ Bill Self
Kentucky guard Jodie Meeks
will submit his name for the NBA Draft, but will not hire an agent. Meeks, a junior, averaged 23.7 points for the Wildcats last season. ... Michael Jordan’s
youngest son says he’ll play basketball at Central Florida. Marcus Jordan
, a 6-foot-3, 180-pound senior guard, led Chicago Whitney Young to the the Illinois Class 4A title ... Lance Armstrong
is defending himself against suggestions he misbehaved during a recent drug test. The cycling great said in a statement he did not try to evade a March 17 test in which a hair sample was collected. ... Hall of Famer John Elway’s
son is leaving the Arizona State football program. However, Jack Elway
plans to remain a student at the school.
From wire reports