Video: 1-on-1 with Kevin KnoxFive-star forward Kevin Knox went one-on-one with Scout to discuss UNC, Duke, Florida State, Miami, plus the other schools involved in his recruitment.
Point guard prospects compete at USA Basketball U17 training camp2018 four-star point guard Darius Garland had a strong showing in the scrimmage. Louisville, Indiana and Vanderbilt seem to be leaders right now. Texas, Connecticut, Purdue, UNC, and Kentucky are close to offering. Another 2018 point guard that played well was four-star Immanuel Quickley. Quickley has interest from Maryland, Duke, Kentucky, UNC, Kansas, Villanova, and Ohio State. (Rivals.com)
Nation's best in hot pursuit of Darius GarlandDarius Garland is one of the top guards in the class of 2018. The 6-foot-1 guard from Nashville (TN) Brentwood Academy said he holds offers from Vanderbilt, Memphis, Tennessee, Virginia, Louisville, Wake Forest, Baylor, Arizona State and others. He’s also hearing from Ohio State, Kentucky, UNC, Kansas, Texas, Connecticut, Purdue and more, he said. (Hoop Seen)
UNC checks in on 2018 7-footer Moses BrownAt midnight on Tuesday, college coaches can begin calling Class of 2018 prospects and the phones of several players should blow up. UNC called the coach of Moses Brown, a 7-footer from Archbishop Molloy, and could follow up by calling Brown directly after midnight Tuesday. He already holds offers from Oklahoma State, Florida, Maryland, St. John's and Minnesota, among others. (Zag's Blog)
UNC Commit Jalek Felton Chooses New Prep SchoolThe national schedule, intense daily competition and rigorous academic workload Jalek Felton sought in a new school, it turns out, wasn’t far from home. Felton, a class of 2017 UNC commitment, announced Friday that he’ll spend his senior season at West Columbia (S.C.) Gray Collegiate Academy. Gray Academy is only two hours from Felton’s hometown of Mullins. (Inside Carolina)
Tony Bradley talks improving strength and expectationsTony Bradley is one of three basketball freshman who will enroll at UNC next week. A 6-10, 230-pound center/power forward, Bradley committed to Roy Williams and his staff on September 2nd of 2015. He was named a McDonald's All-America after his senior season. CarolinaBlue spoke with Bradley about how he has prepared and his expectations once he gets to UNC. (Carolina Blue)
Incoming UNC Freshman Shea Rush Comes Full CircleFor most freshmen, the first days on a college campus are a mixture of excitement, fear and wonder. That won’t be the case for Shea Rush, one of four freshmen enrolling at UNC this weekend. Among his first activities as a member of the basketball program will be something he’s been doing since elementary school – attending Roy Williams’ basketball camp. (Inside Carolina)
New Tar Heel Tony Bradley "can't wait to get on campus"One of UNC's three 2016 enrollees will be heading to Chapel Hill early next week. Tony Bradley, a 6-10, 230-pound center/power forward combo, could be UNC's most important freshman. He will need to contribute immediately as a backup to Kennedy Meeks and Isaiah Hicks. He will likely be the first big man off the bench for the 2016-2017 Tar Heels. (Carolina Blue)
Scout's Updated 2018 Basketball Recruiting Top 60Similar to the updated 2017 rankings, there wasn’t much movement at the top of the updated 2018 player rankings. Chatsworth (Calif.) Sierra Canyon power forward Marvin Bagley stayed at his perch atop the 2018 top 60 with California native Jordan Brown following him at No. 2 and fast rising guard Romeo Langford at No. 3. (Scout.com)
What impact can UNC's incoming basketball recruits make next season?UNC’s 2016 recruiting class will enroll next week, and its three scholarship players — Tony Bradley, Brandon Robinson and Seventh Woods — will each have an opportunity to make an impact. But how will the trio fare once they suit up for the first time? Woods separates himself from other prospects because of his other-worldly athleticism. (Daily Tar Heel)
Video: P.J. Washington Pangos All-American Camp HighlightsHighlights of 2017 5-star power forward P.J. Washington (Dallas, TX/Findlay Prep) at the Pangos All-American Camp. Washington holds an offer from North Carolina and is also considering Texas, Kentucky, Arizona, California, and Michigan State, among others. (Courtside Films)
UNC's incoming basketball recruits could make an early impactUNC's incoming basketball recruits, a class ranked No. 11 nationally according to 247Sports, include center Tony Bradley, combo guard Seventh Woods and wing Brandon Robinson. Bradley headlines the group after a high school career that earned him McDonald’s All-American status. He’s a consensus top-30 recruit who will see significant minutes. (Today's U)
Getting to know incoming freshmen on each top-25 college basketball team6. Tony Bradley, North Carolina: A throwback-style big man with a wide body and polished low-post arsenal, Bradley (No. 17) is going to hear plenty of Sean May comparisons during his time in Chapel Hill. He'll play immediate minutes for a talented UNC squad that could use another weapon up front. The Tar Heels could have a multi-year impact player on their hands. (ESPN.com)
Scout.com Updated 2017 Top 100Scout's basketball recruiting has updated the 2017 top 100 rankings. The top six of DeAndre Ayton, Mohamed Bamba, Wendell Carter, Trevon Duval, Michael Porter and Kevin Knox stayed in tact, but 18 new names made the list. North Carolina point guard commit Jalek Felton comes in at No. 28 overall and is the No. 7-ranked point guard in the country. (Scout.com)
Video: Jalek Felton Under Armour Circuit HighlightsUNC basketball commit Jalek Felton is one of the best guards in the country. Nephew of Raymond Felton, he can play on the ball, off the ball, plays above the rim, a jet in transition, and lethal shooter from deep.
|Tracking Roy Williams on the Recruiting TrailMonday, October 17, 2016|
On an in home visit with 2017 5 star PF P.J. Washington in Henderson, NVWednesday, October 05, 2016
On an in-home visit with 2017 3 star power forward Sterling Manley (UNC offer) in Pickerington, OHTuesday, September 27, 2016
Watching 2018 5 star small forward Zion Williamson at Spartanburg Day School in Spartanburg, SC.Monday, September 26, 2016
Visiting 2017 3 star power forward Sterling Manly in Pickerington, OHSaturday, September 24, 2016
Hosting P.J. Washington (official visit), Coby White, David McCormack, Wendell Moore, and Christian Brown on visits to Chapel Hill.
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