Pelicans sign guard Williams to contract

Kenrich Williams of Texas Christian has signed with the Pelicans.

The New Orleans Pelicans have signed undrafted free agent Kenrich Williams, according to the official transactions list of the NBA.

Williams, a 6-foot-7 guard out of Texas Christian, averaged 13.2 points, 9.3 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 1.8 steals per game for the Horned Frogs last season, shooting 47.7 percent from the field, 39.5 percent from the 3-point line and 68.8 percent from the free-throw lone.

As a member of the Nuggets’ Las Vegas Summer League squad, Williams averaged 5.4 points and 5.6 boards.

The deal includes a partial guarantee for the 2018-19 season.