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Video: Nassir Little USA Basketball Highlights

Highlights of 2018 5-star small forward and North Carolina basketball commit Nassir Little at the recent USA Basketball Minicamp in Colorado Springs. Read More...

Late Night with Roy: Basketball Recruit Preview

Though North Carolina already has two 2018 guards committed, it’s swinging for the fences with Romeo Langford, a 6-6 wing from New Albany (Ind.) High rated the No. 1 shooting guard in the nation. Langford plans to trim his list after making his visits. Other Tar Heel basketball recruits and commits expected to attend include Rechon Black, Coby White, and Wendell Moore. (Inside Carolina)

Romeo Langford to visit UNC instead of Kentucky's Big Blue Madness

Five-star class of 2018 basketball recruits Immanuel Quickley, Zion Williamson, Bol Bol and Darius Garland will visit the University of Kentucky for Big Blue Madness this weekend. Romeo Langford will not. The five-star 2018 shooting guard from New Albany will make an official visit to North Carolina this weekend and attend "Late Night with Roy" on Friday. (Louisville Courier-Journal)

Vernon Carey Eying Potential UNC Visit

Vernon Carey, Scout’s No. 2 prospect in the 2019 basketball recruiting class, has turned into one of the top frontcourt targets for North Carolina. Roy Williams “came down to my school about two weeks ago and told me to just keep on working,” said Carey. “My high school team is playing a tournament in North Carolina so I think we might take a visit around then,” said Carey. (Inside Carolina)

USA Basketball Mini-Camp: Top Performers

Of all the prospects at the USA Basketball Junior National Team Mini-Camp, no one shined brighter than 2019 center James Wiseman. Wiseman picked up a scholarship offer from Kentucky in September and has planned an unofficial visit to Lexington for this coming weekend. When asked what other schools are heavily involved in his recruitment, Wiseman said Kansas and North Carolina. (Scout.com)

Five-star Romeo Langford updates recruitment

Romeo Langford visited UCLA and Vandy officially and will hit Indiana, Kansas and North Carolina before the month's end. He broke down each school. On UNC: “Coach (Roy) Williams is really pitching me that he’s going to help me make the best version of me if I go there. He just wants the best out of me and he says that’s his goal and his job if I were to commit there.” (Rivals.com)

Wendell Moore Recruitment Nearing Finish Line

While Wendell Moore’s skill set is just beginning to reach its potential, his college recruitment might be coming to an end sooner rather than later. “It’s been really busy for me,” said Moore. “I think it is going to come to an end soon. Sometime late November, early December.” UNC is among a handful of schools that Moore is still considering including Washington, Wake Forest, N.C. State, Florida State, and Maryland. (Inside Carolina)

Q&A with five-star guard Romeo Langford

Romeo Langford, a top 10 recruit, is in the midst of taking official visits. Langford broke down his recruitment in this Q&A from USA Basketball. How’s the recruiting process going? It’s going well. I took two officials so far to Vanderbilt and UCLA, I got one to UNC this week and then the Indiana Late Night and one more to Kansas. I will probably be making my decision after the season. (Scout.com)

Romeo Langford Ready for UNC Visit

Five-star shooting guard Romeo Langford is set to begin his UNC official visit Friday. Langford was the recipient of Roy Williams’ first call after the championship victory over Gonzaga and has been a high priority recruit in the 2018 class. “It’s been real good,” Langford said about his UNC recruitment. “Everything (Roy Williams) told me that he says he is going to do, he does it." (Inside Carolina)

Nassir Little says Roy Williams not expecting UNC basketball to receive significant NCAA punishment

Nassir Little said UNC coach Roy Williams has insinuated to him that the Tar Heels won’t receive a significant punishment from the NCAA. He said that Williams has not told him of the specific punishment, but told him generally: “It’s not necessarily an athletic thing,” he said Williams told him. “It wasn’t just the basketball team involved in it. They’re not going to be penalized as people suggest.” (Yahoo! Sports)

Nassir Little Receives Rave Reviews at USA Camp

2018 small forward Nassir Little committed to UNC on Wednesday. This weekend the 6-foot-7 Florida native is showing why he is one of the better recruits in the class. Check out some of the reviews that Little received this weekend at the USA Basketball Junior National Team Minicamp in Colorado Springs. UNC's class is ranked No. 1 in the 247Sports Composite. (Inside Carolina)

2019 PF James Wiseman Preparing for Visits

In the 2019 class, there might not be a college basketball recruit with better upside than power forward James Wiseman. Wiseman displays all the tangibles of stardom. Last week, he visited Kansas for its Late Night in the Phog; next weekend, he will head to Kentucky for its Big Blue Madness before visiting North Carolina and Duke towards the end of the month. (Rivals.com)

Five biggest recruiting winners and losers (so far) after the college basketball scandal

Winners: North Carolina. Nassir Little was linked to both Arizona and Miami in the FBI complaints, but ended up committing to North Carolina, a Nike school, this week. He’s projected as a Top-10 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, per ESPN. The Tar Heels also remain in play for Romeo Langford, the No. 5 player in 2018 who is also considering Kentucky, Kansas, UCLA and Indiana. (Zag's Blog)

One-on-One Interview: UNC Commit Nassir Little

Two days after announcing his commitment to North Carolina, Nassir Little traveled to the USA Junior National Team Minicamp to join 53 of the other top high school players in the country. Following Saturday’s first camp session, he sat down with Inside Carolina to discuss his rise, his decision, his stance on the FBI investigation, and his outlook. (Inside Carolina)

Which five-star has most to prove at USA Basketball?

This weekend, 54 of America's top high school prospects – including 18 from the senior class – will be in Colorado Springs for the USA Basketball October Minicamp. Of those 18 players from the class of 2018, 17 are currently rated as five-star prospects. Though they are already celebrated, which of those five-star seniors has the most to prove this weekend? (Rivals.com)

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

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Visiting 2019 5-star power forward Vernon Carey Jr. (UNC offer) at University School in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Watching 2019 5 star power forward Armando Bacot at his game at Trinity Episcopal School in Richmond, VA

Friday, February 23, 2018
Watching 2018 UNC signee Coby White score 30 as Greenfield School beats The Burlington School in Burlington, NC

Thursday, February 15, 2018
Watching 2020 power forward Day'ron Sharpe in his game at South Central High School in Winterville, NC

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Watching 2019 5 star power forward Armando Bacot at his practice at Trinity Episcopal School in Richmond, VA

More Recruiting Visits

Top UNC Basketball Recruits
Nassir Little2018 SF
E.J. Montgomery2018 PF
Coby White2018 CG
Armando Bacot2019 PF
Will Baker2019 PF
Vernon Carey2019 PF
Matthew Hurt2019 SF
James Wiseman2019 PF
Rechon Black2018 PG
Jeremiah Francis2019 PG

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