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Dennis Smith Jr. still gets excited to see the elite coaches
Dennis Smith Jr. is the No. 1 point guard and No. 4 overall prospect in the ESPN 60, which means he’s not being cliché when...

How a Rotoworld slight may have fueled a Brendan Haywood season-finale breakout game
Before Sunday's loss to the Boston Celtics, Cavaliers coach David Blatt announced pregame that LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, JR Smith and Kevin Love would sit...

Dennis Smith Jr. Blog: adidas Gauntlet, watching Duke win, Kentucky jumps in
Few players, regardless of class, have seen their star rise as quickly as Dennis Smith Jr. After winning a state title as a sophomore, Smith...

Dean Smith ensures all will have seat at table
J.R. Reid celebrated his 47th birthday Tuesday by taking his $200 check and gathering his family and friends at Aberdeen Barn, a Virginia Beach steakhouse...

N.C. Hoops Depth on Display
Each year since 2008, there’s been at least one high school player from North Carolina in Scout’s final top 25 rankings. It’s given birth to...

Dennis Smith Jr. Blog: No. 1 PG blogs about recent visits to UNC, Duke and N.C. State
Dennis Smith, Jr.: "I’m excited to tell you that I ended up winning Gatorade Player of the Year for North Carolina and that was really...

Video: Dennis Smith, Jr. Junior Year Mixtape
Dennis Smith Jr is considered the top point guard in the junior class and, at only 17 years old, it’s easy to see why. Dennis...

Willie Cooper's story as UNC's first black basketball player began in Elm City
The story of Willie Cooper Jr. neither begins nor ends with him becoming the first black basketball player at the University of North Carolina at...

Video: HoopState - Ingram, Smith, Giles, Adebayo
Things in North Carolina really heated up to start 2015 and this episode of #HoopState has it all. Brandon Ingram, Dennis Smith Jr, and Harry...

Video: Dean Smith Breaks Down 1989 UNC vs NC State Game
In this ACC Hidden Gem, legendary Tar Heels coach Dean Smith breaks down UNC's big win over NC State during an episode of his weekly...

Video: Dean Smith Breaks Down 1989 UNC vs Duke Game
In this ACC Hidden Gem, legendary Tar Heels coach Dean Smith breaks down UNC's big win over Duke during an episode of his weekly TV...

The Dennis Smith Jr. Blog: Season and recruiting updates
2016 PG Dennis Smith, Jr.: "With my recruitment, I can definitely say that things have picked up a lot more with Louisville; they’ve been talking...

Georgetown legend John Thompson on Dean Smith: 'I loved him'
Upon news Dean Smith's passing Saturday, notables from around the world of basketball and elsewhere shared their feelings of the man who led the Tar...

Video: UNC Legend Charlie Scott on Breaking Down Racial Barriers
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we look back at a man who helped desegregate sports in the South, Charlie Scott. Scott became UNC's first...

Dennis Smith, Jr. Blog: UNC, Duke, NC State Visits
Dennis Smith, Jr.: "I went to N.C. State for their game against Cincinnati with Gary Clark and those guys. It was a lot of fun;...

Video: Dennis Smith, Jr. HSOT Highlights
6'2 junior Dennis Smith Jr puts on a show in front of John Wall at the HSOT Holiday Invitational at Broughton High School in Raleigh,...

Dennis Smith Jr. Talks Package Deal with Tatum, Giles, Playing Seventh Woods, Recruiting
Much has been made about the possible package deal with Jayson Tatum, Harry Giles and Dennis Smith Jr. While it is something that each...

UNC, Duke to watch Dennis Smith Thursday night
Dennis Smith, Jr is the 2nd-ranked point guard in the Class of 2016 so a lot of college programs will be vying for his services...

Jayson Tatum Says Six Schools Working Hardest
One of the top players in the nation regardless of class, Jayson Tatum cut his list down to 10 schools in September, but he says...

Dennis Smith Jr. talks UNC, Duke visits
Dennis Smith, Jr.: "My first visit was the North Carolina for the Late Night with Roy thing and I had a great time. There were...

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