Northwestern landed its first transfer of the offseason Monday after Fairleigh Dickinson forward and Evanston Township High School alumnus Elyjah Williams announced his plans to join the Wildcats. Williams played in 116 games over four seasons for the Knights, averaging 9.1 points and 5.9 rebounds per game. The six-foot-seven forward had a career year in the 2020-21 season, scoring 13.9 points and grabbing 7.6 rebounds per game.
After losing two significant players to the transfer portal in the past few weeks, Chris Collins finally has some help on the way. Former Fairleigh Dickinson forward Elyjah Williams, who averaged 13.9 points and 7.6 rebounds per game for the Knights during the 2020-21 season, announced that he is transferring to Northwestern for his final season of eligibility via Instagram on Monday.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Tyler Mattison struck out a Division I program record 15 batters in game one and Derek Smith hit a pair of home runs in game two as the Bryant University baseball team swept a doubleheader from Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturday afternoon at Conaty Park. Bryant won game one 14-0 and earned the sweep with a 19-9 victory in game two. The Bulldogs improved to 13-9-1 overall and lead the NEC with a 10-1 record.