Sep 28th, 2007 by Inside Hoops
New Jersey Nets guard Marcus Williams has suffered a fractured fifth metatarsal of the right foot, Nets President Rod Thorn announced today. Williams, a second-year pro from the University of Connecticut, will undergo surgery on Monday, October 1. The Nets will release further details upon completion of the surgery.
As a rookie in 2006-07, Williams played in 79 games for the Nets, averaging 6.8 ppg and 3.3 apg. He was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team and participated in the T-Mobile Rookie Sophomore Challenge at All Star Weekend.