Duke’s Cameron Indoor Stadium is often proclaimed as the toughest place to play in college basketball, but the coach of the Blue Devils’ rival program has a different opinion.
Roy Williams, the current coach at North Carolina who spent 15 years as Kansas’ coach, said today that he believes Allen Fieldhouse, home of the Jayhawks, provides the best home-court advantage in the sport.
Roy Williams on AFH:”I’ve said this, and I really believe this from the bottom of my soul: I think it’s the (cont) http://t.co/tyEqKpZMxl
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Williams’ full quote:
“I’ve said this, and I really believe this from the bottom of my soul: I think it’s the greatest home-court advantage in college basketball and maybe in any sport whatsoever.”
Over the past two seasons, Kansas has lost just two games inside the friendly confines of Allen Fieldhouse. Williams will be back at Kansas next week to celebrate 60 years of Allen Fieldhouse’s existence.