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JV basketball players vie for place in UNC history

After the rule barring freshman from varsity competition fell by the wayside in 1972, former UNC coach Dean Smith kept the freshman team around as a way to develop young assistants and non-scholarship players. Now, it’s one of the only programs of its kind. As a result, the team’s competition ranges from prep schools to junior colleges to Division II junior varsity teams. (Daily Tar Heel)


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