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Video: Zion Williamson Game Highlights

Zion Williamson, the No. 2 player in the class of 2018, started things off with a bang. Though it was only the first scrimmage of the season, the 6’7? forward was was able to show off all parts of his game. He finished through contact down low, stretched the floor with two threes and a jumper, and threw down some ridiculous dunks. Check out the raw game highlights. (Ball Is Life)

Andrew Platek signs with Tar Heels

2017 shooting guard Andrew Platek signed with UNC on Wednesday at Northfield Mount Hermon School in Mount Hermon, Massachusetts. Platek committed to UNC on July 18th, roughly a month after visiting the school in June. The 6-4 commit took his official visit to Chapel Hill last weekend: "I am humbled to be a part of the Carolina family and cannot wait to get to work." (Carolina Blue)

Garrison Brooks Commits to Mississippi State

Garrison Brooks became the first Rivals150 member to announce his decision during the early signing period. The four-star big man announced at his school that he will sign with Mississippi State. "It was the playing style and how comfortable I am with the staff," Brooks told Rivals.com. His father, George Brooks, is an assistant coach for the Bulldogs (Rivals.com)

Watch: Auburn High's Garrison Brooks make collegiate decision

At 9 a.m. central, Auburn High's Garrison Brooks will finally make his collegiate decision. The four-star recruit has 22 collegiate offers, but earlier this week told the Opelika-Auburn News that he is choosing today between Auburn, Georgia, LSU, Mississippi State and North Carolina. “This is something I’ve wanted to do for a long time,” Brooks told the Opelika-Auburn News on Monday. (Opelika Auburn News)

Hot Board: What's the latest with the available top 100 college basketball players?

The first of two signing periods begin Wednesday and runs through the 16th. There are 30 available recruits in Scout's 2017 top 100. Kevin Knox has been up front about his recruiting process. Back in August, Knox told Scout that he didn't plan to commit during the early period. He's taken an official visit to Duke and has scheduled visits with his other finalists -- Florida State, Kentucky and UNC. (Scout.com)

Garrison Brooks committment primer

Class of 2017 four-star power forward Garrison Brooks will be making his college decision on Wednesday at 10 AM ET. (9 AM Central) Auburn, Georgia, LSU, Mississippi State, and North Carolina are considered the finalists. Brooks will be announcing live from the Auburn High School gym. The 6-9, 215-pound recruit took an official visit to North Carolina last week. (Carolina Blue)

Signing Day preview: Predicting destinations of more top recruits

P.J. Washington is down to UNLV, Kentucky, and North Carolina. He saw Kentucky both officially and unofficially during the fall and they’ve been considered the team to beat for some time. He will announce on Thursday. Prediction: Kentucky; Jarred Vanderbilt has taken official visits to North Carolina and Kentucky. He has also seen Houston and TCU. Prediction: TCU (Rivals.com)

Prediction time: Where will top college basketball recruits sign?

Five-star small forward Kevin Knox has made it quite clear that he will not announce until the spring. He’s down to Duke, Florida State, Kentucky and North Carolina and has only visited Duke officially so far. He has seen each school unofficially and has official visits set for the winter. Duke and Kentucky really look to be battling this one out. Prediction: Duke. (Rivals.com)

Updated 2017 Scout Basketball Recruiting Class Rankings

13. North Carolina Tar Heels: Roy Williams and his staff have added some perimeter firepower to this 2017 class. Leading the way is five-star recruit Jalek Felton, the nephew of former Tar Heel standout Raymond Felton. The 6-foot-4 guard is oozing with talent and athleticism. UNC's second pledge is from Andrew Platek, who is one of the best catch and shoot guys in the class. (Scout.com)

2017 PF Garrison Brooks to Announce on Wednesday

2017 4-star power forward Garrison Brooks is ready to make his college decision. Following a weekend official visit to North Carolina the 6-9, 215-pound four-star recruit told CarolinaBlue on Sunday that he will announce, commit, and sign on Wednesday at 10:00 AM ET. Auburn, Georgia, LSU, Mississippi State, and North Carolina are in contention to land Brooks. (Carolina Blue)

P.J. Washington to Commit on Nov. 10

P.J. Washington, the 6-8 forward from Findlay Prep (NV), plans to announce his commitment on Nov. 10 on ESPNU’s Recruiting Nation between 6-7 ET. He’s considering Kentucky, UNC and UNLV after visiting UNLV this past weekend. Gary Trent Jr, the 6-4 shooting guard from Prolific Prep (CA), plans to announce his commitment during the same program. (Zag's Blog)

P.J. Washington Enjoys UNLV Visit, Likely to Decide Early

P.J. Washington, the 6-foot-8 forward from Frisco, Texas and Findlay Prep (NV), enjoyed his final official visit to UNLV this weekend and is expected to decide during the NCAA early signing period. Washington is considering Kentucky, North Carolina and UNLV, after crossing Arizona and Texas off his list. “The UNLV visit went well,” Paul Washington Sr., the player’s father and the Findlay Prep coach said. (Zag's Blog)

Top 20 sophomore Jeremiah Robinson on the visit trail

It has been an eventful fall for the No. 18 ranked player in the class of 2019, forward Jeremiah Robinson. The 6-foot-8 sophomore at Roeland Park (Kans.) Bishop Miege has had several coaches in to see him and now sports offers from Creighton, Iowa, Kansas, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Wake Forest and Washington to go along with interest from others like North Carolina and Notre Dame. (Rivals.com)

Super Sophomore: Catching up with Wendell Moore

6-foot-5 small forward Wendell Moore of Cox Mill High School recently received a offer from The University of Florida. Another high-major program to offer the top ranked sophomore in the state. “That offer feels good coming from another great team like that.” Moore said. The Gators joined the likes of Syracuse, North Carolina, Virginia Tech, Tennessee, NC State, Wake Forest and Georgia. (PrepHoops.com)

Zion Williamson "can do it all"

One of the nation’s best high school basketball players lives about an hour outside Charlotte. Spartanburg Day School junior Zion Williamson is a 6-foot-6, 230-pound small forward who is ranked as high as No. 2 nationally in the recruiting class of 2018. Today, after a 3-inch growth spurt, he has 36 offers, including from elite programs such as North Carolina, Duke, and Kansas. (Charlotte Observer)

Where's Roy?
Tracking Roy Williams on the Recruiting Trail

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Watching 2018 5 star SF Zion Williamson (UNC offer) at his state playoff game at the Sumter (SC) Center

Friday, February 10, 2017
Watching 2018 5 star SG Romeo Langford (UNC offer) in his game at New Albany High School in New Albany, IN

Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Watching 2018 4 star small forward Jairus Hamilton (UNC offer) play against 2018 PG Devon Dotson at Cannon School in Concord, NC

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Watching class of 2020 PF Isaiah Todd (John Marshall HS) at his game in Richmond, VA

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Visiting 2017 UNC signee Jalek Felton and 2019 UNC target Juwan Gary at Gray Collegiate Academy in West Columbia, SC

More Recruiting Visits

Top UNC Basketball Recruits
Jalek Felton2017 PG
Kevin Knox2017 SF
Romeo Langford2018 SG
Zion Williamson2018 SF
Matthew Hurt2019 PF
Rechon Black2018 PG
Jairus Hamilton2018 SF
Coby White2018 CG
Wendell Moore2019 SF
Brandon Huffman2017 PF

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