Grant Williams repeats as Male Amateur Athlete of the Year by TNSHOF

Grant Williams has been named Male Amateur Athlete of the Year by the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame for a second straight year./ Source: CBS Sports

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Grant Williams has been named Male Amateur Athlete of the Year by the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame for a second straight year.

Williams joins football legend Eric Berry as the only UT student-athletes to win the award multiple times.

The junior forward will be recognized during the organization's 53rd Annual Induction Banquet on Saturday, June 15 in Nashville.

Williams finished the season a consensus first-team All-American and ranked in the top 10 in the SEC in scoring (1st), field-goal percentage (2nd), free-throw percentage (5th), rebounding (7th) and assist/turnover ratio (10th).

The Charlotte, North Carolina, native was named SEC Player of the Year for the second straight year and was a Naismith Award finalist.