Syracuse's Frank Howard Denies Trying to Trip Duke's Zion Williamson

by Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report— Duke star Zion Williamson 's return to the court Thursday was flawless, though Syracuse's Frank Howard became the source of controversy in the first half

USA TODAY—Syracuse's Frank Howard denies he tried to trip Duke's Zion Williamson after a dunk. It appeared as if Syracuse's Frank Howard tried to trip Duke's Zion Williamson after a dunk early in the first half of an ACC tournament game.

New York Post—Syracuse’s Frank Howard appears to try tripping up Zion Williamson. Did Syracuse star Frank Howard just intentionally try to trip Zion Williamson? During Duke’s 84-72 win over the Orange in Thursday’ night’s ACC quarterfinal battle, the freshman sensation went up for a dunk and came back down. As Williamson was jogging back on defense, video shows Howard sticking out his foot, appearing to try to—Syracuse's Frank Howard appears to try and trip Duke star Zion Williamson after a big dunk. Howard tried, and nearly succeeded, to bring down the Blue Devils' best player