Zion Williamson leaves Duke-UNC game early after slipping, breaking his shoe in half

Equipment malfunction may end up playing a significant role in Wednesday’s Duke-North Carolina matchup.

Less than a minute into the game, Duke star freshman Zion Williamson planted his left foot and fell to the floor in pain.​


Replay showed that Williamson’s left shoe split in half at the sole, and his foot slipped through the break.

Former President Barack Obama immediately noticed what happened from the stands.

This post will be updated when more information is available.

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