High school phenom Zion Williamson registers a devastating block

Team Drive''s Zion Williamson #21 shoots a free throw against Team Clutch in the Under Armour Elite 24 game on Saturday, August 20, 2016 in Brooklyn, NY. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)
AP Photo/Gregory Payan

Along with forward Marvin Bagley III, 6-foot-7 small forward Zion Williamson is considered to be one of the top basketball prospects in the class of 2018. Williamson, a native of Spartanburg, S.C., missed some time in the spring with a bruised knee, but he’s back on the court for the South Carolina Supreme program on the adidas Uprising circuit.

During a game Thursday afternoon at the adidas Gauntlet Finale in Spartanburg, the athletic forward known for giving out poster-caliber dunks denied a slam attempt by a member of Team Knight. The scary thing about Williamson’s two-handed block was the landing, as his right leg was pinned underneath him.

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