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LeVelle Moton does not ‘fear’ Zion Williamson

The North Carolina Central coach is not afraid of the Duke superstar.

NCAA Basketball: MEAC Tournament-Norfolk State vs North Carolina Central Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports

Two days, ago, after securing a third consecutive NCAA Tournament bid, North Carolina Central Head Coach LeVelle Moton spoke about the possibility of his Eagles being matched up against Duke.

Of course, Duke is currently led by four fantastic freshmen, three of whom are expected to be top-10 picks in the upcoming NBA Draft. Chief among these freshmen is Zion Williamson, a superstar whose return from injury has Duke poised to make a run at its sixth national title.

Understandably, it seemed as if Moton was not entirely thrilled about facing off against the Blue Devils:

From there, headlines were written by many outlets about the coach’s comments, with Sports Illustrated saying that the “Selection Committee Makes North Carolina Central Coach’s Nightmare a Reality.”

Naturally, Moton — one of the best college basketball figures you can follow on Twitter — took to the platform to reject rumors of his Zion fear:

There you have it.