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J.J.Patterson switching to defense for UNC
J.J. Patterson wanted to feel like he was back home. Instead of literally moving back to Roanoke Rapids, the UNC redshirt freshman did the next...

Position Moves Bolster Depth
Defensive changes were evident at Navy Fields during North Carolina’s first day in full pads on Monday. One sizeable change on the depth chart came...

DE Nazair Jones commits to UNC
Shortly after receiving a scholarship offer from North Carolina today, Roanoke Rapids defensive lineman Nazair Jones committed to the Tar Heels. "I just committed to...

ACC Recruiting Links, June 1
There’s a good chance safety recruit Charles Mack will need to buy a new mailbox after Georgia Tech sent him 52 letters in one day...

Re-Introducing the 2012 UNC Football Recruiting Class: J.J. Patterson
J.J. Patterson is a four star prospect out of Roanoke Rapids, NC one of the few in state recruits for Carolina in the 2012 class...

ACC Football Recruiting Links: Miami, UNC, NC State
Of the nine four-star-or-more recruits in the state of North Carolina, only UNC commit J.J. Patterson will be staying in-state. While a number of recruits...

Lineman J.J. Patterson says he's ready to sign
Roanoke Rapids High lineman J.J. Patterson is ready to sign. Patterson expects to sign the national letter of intent that officially binds him to the...

N.C.'s strong football recruiting class mostly headed out of state
Of the 11 players in North Carolina that rivals.com rank as four-star or higher, nine are headed out of state. There are six North Carolina...

DE Justin Thomason commits to UNC
Defensive end Justin Thomason (6'4", 235, McDonough, GA) has committed to UNC, according to Inside Carolina. Thomason visited UNC this weekend and becomes the Tar...

J.J. Patterson plays with best
Roanoke Rapids senior football standout J.J. Patterson didn't know what to expect when he hit the field at Cowboys Stadium Thursday in the O-D All-American...

J.J. Patterson sticking with UNC
When Larry Fedora replaced Butch Davis as the head coach at North Carolina, four-star offensive guard J.J. Patterson (Roanoke Rapids, N.C.) – like several other...

J.J. Patterson named to Offense-Defense All-American Bowl, still committed to UNC
J.J. Patterson, a senior at Roanoke Rapids, has been selected to play in the sixth annual Offense-Defense All-American Bowl at 6 p.m. Dec. 29, in...

ACC Recruiting Links, April 12
Shabazz Muhammad, one of the nation’s most coveted 2012 basketball recruits, was being recruited hard at a recent all-star game by current Duke commits Alex...

J.J. Patterson Video Highlights
Roanoke Rapids (NC) defensive tackle J.J. Patterson (6'4, 310) became the second commitment to the 2012 UNC football recruiting class on Saturday, joining...

J.J. Patterson heading to UNC
Roanoke Rapids junior J.J. Patterson gave his verbal commitment Saturday to play football for the University of North Carolina in the fall of 2012. "I...

Defensive Tackle J.J. Patterson Commits to UNC
J.J. Patterson informed Inside Carolina that he made a verbal commitment to North Carolina on Saturday following the Tar Heels' Spring Game. Patterson, a 6-foot-4,...