Tony Williams

Coach Tony Williams joined St. Francis this year as the boys’ head basketball coach.  Williams signed on at St. Francis after an 11-year pro career playing basketball in Turkey, Italy, France and Lebanon.  Williams garnered Asian and Euro league honors, including playing on three league finals teams, two All-Star teams, and in two season championships, according to the release.  Prior to being drafted in 2000, Williams played at U of L from 1996 through 2000 for legendary Coach Denny Crum.  At U of L, Williams is No. 41 on the list of all-time scorers, scoring 1,133 points during four years for a 9.4 points per game average.

Born and raised in Louisville, KY, Coach Williams graduated from Doss High School and is now married to his lovely wife Tiffany, they have a son Simba who is 4 years old.