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Jay Bilas Says Zion Williamson Isn't Duke's Best Player Ever

duke star freshman zion williamson during the ncaa tournament

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA - MARCH 22: Zion Williamson #1 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after scoring a basket and drawing a foul against the North Dakota State Bison in the second half during the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Colonial Life Arena on March 22, 2019 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Zion Williamson is having an absolutely incredible season, that has vaulted him into being the presumptive No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft.

Zion entered college as an internet sensation, thanks to his incredible high school dunk videos. The fact that he went to Duke kicked things into a new gear, thanks to the prominence of the program.

During his freshman season, he is averaging 22.6 points, 8.7 rebounds, and 2.1 assists, along with 2.1 steals and 1.8 blocks per game.

He is shooting over 68-percent from the field, and a respectable 33.8-percent from three.

Duke has flirted with disaster the last two games against UCF and Virginia Tech. How the Blue Devils finish the season will have an impact on Williamson's legacy at Duke.

If they take home the national title, though, he will definitely be on the short list of great Blue Devils. How high up that list will he go, though?

Jay Bilas isn't ready to hand Zion Williamson the title of "greatest Duke player ever" quite yet.

Bilas, a Blue Devil himself, would go with Grant Hill for that designation.

There is still a lot of Williamson's story to be written, of course. That continues on Sunday in the Elite Eight against No. 2 seed Michigan State at 5:05 p.m. ET.