Hornets sign Isaiah Hicks and T.J. Williams to training camp roster

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has signed forward Isaiah Hicks and guard T.J. Williams to the team’s training camp roster. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Hicks was a four-year collegiate player at North Carolina (2013-17) where he appeared in 151 career games, owning averages of 7.4 points on 57.1 percent from the field and 3.6 rebounds in 16.2 minutes per contest.

As a senior in 2016-17, the Oxford, N.C. native averaged 11.8 points on 57.4 percent shooting, 5.5 boards and 1.4 assists in 23.3 minutes per contest, helping the Tar Heels to a 2017 National Championship.

Williams played four seasons at Northeastern University (2013-17) where he competed in 123 career games, with averages of 11.2 points, 3.3 assists and 3.2 rebounds in 29.8 minutes per contest.

As a senior in 2016-17, the 6-3 guard averaged 21.4 points, 5.3 assists, 4.7 rebounds and 1.0 steals in 30 games. His 21.4 points per game led the Colonial Athletic Conference and ranked 14th among all NCAA DI players.

The Hornets roster now stands at 17 players.