Mo need look no further than former Tide teammate Rod Grizzard to see the dangers of exiting early. A year ago, Grizzard forfeited his senior season, injured his knee before the draft, was picked in the 2nd round and cut by two NBA teams before playing in the NBDL
One NBA scout told a source close to the Alabama program that Williams would be playing "Russian Roulette" by entering a draft that's stocked with premier international players and point guards (Mo's position).
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While most 18-year-olds would be tempted to blow that bonus on a Hummer, I'm not surprised to see Jai make such a wise choice. You don't get admitted to Stanford by being foolish.
Forced to grow up early after losing his mother and grandmother in a car accident while in junior high, Jai has overcome that adversity, thanks in large part to his grandparents in Selma. Randall and Betty Miller opened their home to Jai, giving him guidance and support.
Which brings us to the Biscuits. Name growing on you, yet? I didn't think so.
I was at Jubilee a few weeks back when the name was announced. 10,000 people have never been more quiet. The first person I ran into after the announcement asked, "Why'd they pick such a weird name?"