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Video: Dennis Smith, Jr.'s Sophomore Year Highlights
Highlights from Dennis Smith Jr's sophomore season at Trinity Christian (Fayetteville, NC). He is a 6'2 point guard, set to graduate in 2016. Dennis led...

What We Learned: HSOT Holiday Invitational
At the High School OT Holiday Invitational, Justin Jackson, a UNC signee, averaged 37 points over three games. That 111-point total put him in a...

HSOT Holiday Invitational Final Day Recap: Jackson, Berry, Smith, Woods, Ingram
The HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational wrapped up its 3-day tournament Saturday with North Carolina coach Roy Williams on hand. Here's a recap of how UNC's basketball...

Video: Dennis Smith, Jr. scores 30 points in second half to finish with 41
Dennis Smith Jr. highlights from Friday's game at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational. Smith took over in the 4th quarter, leading his team to victory over...

Video: Justin Jackson, Dennis Smith Jr. both score 40+ in head-to-head matchup
Dennis Smith Jr and Justin Jackson went head to head Friday and both finished with over 40 points in front of a sellout crowd at...

Kwe Parker picks up first scholarship offer
Virginia Tech has become the first college to officially offer a basketball scholarship to Kwe Parker, a rising sophomore at Fayetteville's Trinity Christian School. Parker,...

Kwe Parker's dunk off alley-oop from Dennis Smith Jr. ranked No. 1 on ESPN SportsCenter's top plays
Kwe Parker's windmill dunk off an alley-oop pass from Dennis Smith Jr. ranked No. 1 on SportsCenter's "Top Ten" segment Sunday. Parker, 16, and Smith,...

Tar Heels found Rick Fox by accident
North Carolina coach Dean Smith discovered Rick Fox at a summer camp in 1986. Fox, had just completed his junior year at Warsaw High School,...

SportsCenter's "Top Plays" features Dennis Smith Jr. dunk at No. 9
Dennis Smith Jr., a 15-year-old point guard who is finishing up his freshman year at Fayetteville's Trinity Christian School, appeared at No. 9 during SportsCenter's...

Fayetteville freshmen Kwe Parker, Dennis Smith Jr. on national basketball radar
Kwe Parker started dunking Dennis Smith Jr.'s lob passes shortly after they became pre-teen teammates on the Fayetteville Seminoles. The high school freshmen are now...

Video: Seventh Woods, Kwe Parker, Dennis Smith Jr. highlights from Pitt Jam Fest
Seventh Woods, Kwe Parker, Derrick Jones, Trayvon Reed, Isaiah Whitehead, and Dennis Smith Jr. headlined the 2013 Hoop Group Pitt Jam Fest presented by Under...

Seventh Woods, Kwe Parker, Dennis Smith Jr. to play in Fayetteville this weekend
College prospects and NCAA coaches will be in Fayetteville this weekend for the North Carolina Basketball Showcase, which starts Friday and runs through Sunday at...

Video: J.R. Reid - My Carolina Story
Former Tar Heel basketball great J.R. Reid shares one of his funniest, yet most embarrassing moments, while playing for Dean Smith at North Carolina...

Happy 47th to TNT's Kenny Smith
There was life for Kenny Smith prior to TNT. Before he and Charles Barkley became foils for each other and the target of Ernie Johnson...

Reggie Bullock steps into role - and steps up
After shutting down N.C. State's Scott Wood on Thursday at the Smith Center, Reggie Bullock was back at it Sunday against Georgia Tech's Glen Rice...

Former NBA Star J.R. Reid Joins Chowan Men's Basketball Staff
Chowan University head men's basketball Coach Dan DeRose has solidified his coaching staff with the addition of former UNC and NBA star J.R. Reid. This...

McDonald's East Team Breakdown
James McAdoo, PF- McAdoo was active in transition as he ran rim to rim for dunks and tips. He's got wide shoulders and great length,...

Basketball stars Josh Smith, Tony Wroten to play football
Joshua Smith of Kentwood and Tony Wroten Jr. of Garfield, two of the nation's top high-school basketball recruits, plan to turn out for football Monday,...

20 Questions with Ivory Latta
Ivory Latta becomes the first female athlete to sit for my "20 questions" series, joining men such as Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Steve Smith,...

Lucas: Tar Heels Plan Breakneck Pace
The all-time Carolina scoring record is 91.3 points per game, set by the 1986-87 squad. That team featured Kenny Smith, J.R. Reid, Jeff Lebo, and...

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