#33 William Eddie III
Position: Guard
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 170
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
High School: Cass Tech HS
William Eddie III
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Release: 09/11/2007

Recovered from shoulder surgery last season ... was around the program last year to watch and learn the system ... has the ability to make plays for teammates ... will compete for minutes at the point. 


2007-08:  Attended CMU but could not practice with the team (academic non-qualifier).

HIGH SCHOOL —  Injured most of the 2006-07 season ... averaged 13 points and seven assists per game ... ranked 10th best point guard in the state by prior to senior season ... prior to junior year was ranked No. 22 by the Detroit Free Press and No. 25 by the Detroit News ... ranked No. 24 in the state by Detroit Free Press prior to sophomore year ... ranked 27th overall prospect in the state prior to senior year by Craig Wind of Prime Time High School Sports ... rated a two-star recruit by ... named to the all-tournament team at the All-American Classic Tournament in the summer of 2006 ... played AAU ball for Team Detroit ... high school coach was Robert Shannon and AAU coach was James Newsom. 

PERSONAL — Born William Anderson Eddie III on July 6, 1989 in Pontiac, Mich. ... nicknames are Will and Chill Will ... parents are William Eddie Jr. and Phyllis Shazor ... lists father as sports hero and mother as non-sports hero... father, William Eddie Jr., played basketball at Northern Michigan and is an assistant coach at CMU ... lists top moment in sports as hitting a game-winning shot during an AAU tournament in Las Vegas to send team to the Sweet 16 ... wears a size 11.5 shoe.