Roy Williams Gets Emotional After UNC’s Loss to Texas A&M in NCAA Tournament

CHARLOTTE, NC - MARCH 18: Head coach Roy Williams of the North Carolina Tar Heels and his team react to their 86-65 loss to the Texas A&M Aggies during the second round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Spectrum Center on March 18, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

North Carolina head coach Roy Williams got emotional talking about his players after the team’s season-ending loss Sunday.

The team’s official Twitter account captured the full comments:

The 67-year-old explained that “three of the last four years have been very difficult.”

North Carolina won the national championship last season, but this year wasn’t quite as smooth after suffering an 86-65 second-round loss to Texas A&M at Spectrum Center. It was the last game for seniors Joel Berry II and Theo Pinson.

Although the season ended in disappointment, Williams appreciated the efforts his players put forth.