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Roy Williams Offers 2019 PF Armando Bacot

UNC continues to extend offers to members of the 2019 class. After adding point guard Jeremiah Francis to the list on Wednesday, the Tar Heels have now offered 2019 power forward Armando Bacot out of Trinity Episcopal School in Richmond, Va. The 6-9, 225-pound recruit is ranked as the No. 7 power forward in the 2019 class and the No. 26 overall player. (Inside Carolina)

Jeremiah Francis talks coveted North Carolina offer

Prior to last fall, North Carolina head coach Roy Williams hadn't been in Columbus to recruit a player since 1997. In less than a year, the North Carolina head man has offered two Pickerington Central prospects, as rising junior point guard Jeremiah Francis was the latest to add a Tar Heel offer on Wednesday night. "It definitely changes things as far as my recruitment." (270 Hoops)

Roy's Radar: Class of 2018

Welcome to Roy's Radar. This is an accurate look at the most serious basketball recruits currently being recruited by the UNC basketball staff. Included are photos, vitals, scouting analysis by Clint Jackson and Rob Jones on each prospect. Standing nearly 6-foot-7, Rechon Black has that coveted lengthy guard’s frame; a forward’s body but a guard’s game. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

UNC Offers 2019 PG Jeremiah Francis

North Carolina extended an offer to 2019 point guard Jeremiah Francis on Wednesday night, Francis confirmed to THI. Francis, who is 6-2 and 196 pounds, attends Pickerington Central High School in Pickerington, OH. The No. 61 overall recruit in the class, he has also been offered by Indiana, Ohio State, West Virginia, Butler and Purdue, among others. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Coby White on His Grind

For Coby White, it was an especially productive summer as the UNC commit saw his stock rise considerably in national recruiting rankings. The 247Sports Composite rankings moved White up to the No. 22 overall player in the class of 2018 and the No. 3 combo guard while also making him a five-star prospect. That followed an off-the-charts junior season at Greenfield. (Wilson Times)

Video: 2019 PF James Wiseman Highlights At The Las Vegas Classic

Roy Williams and North Carolina have shown significant interest in 2019 5-star power forward James Wiseman from Nashville, TN (Ensworth High School). Here are a few highlights of Wiseman from the recent Las Vegas Classic, courtesy of Courtside Films. View Video...

Video: UNC Commit Coby White At The Las Vegas Classic

Highlights of 2018 North Carolina combo guard commit Coby White (Wilson, NC/Greenfield School) at the recent Las Vegas Classic, courtesy of Courtside Films. View Video...

Nate Laszewski Among Las Vegas Breakout Performers

Coming into July, Nate Laszewski found himself outside of the top 100. After a solid showing during the first two open evaluation periods, Laszewski stepped up his play quite a bit in Las Vegas. With good height and length, and a nice shooting stroke, Lazewski put his name in contention for a spot in the top 100. Also he added North Carolina to his offer list. (Scout.com)

Video: Nate Laszewski Adidas Summer Championship Highlights

Highlights of top 100 forward Nate Laszewski from the Adidas Summer Championships. Laszewski received a scholarship offer from Roy Williams on Monday and is a former high school teammate of incoming UNC freshman Andrew Platek. View Video...

North Carolina Offers 2018 PF Simi Shittu

North Carolina handed out its second offer of the day Monday night by extending to 5-star 2018 power forward Simi Shittu, who attends Vermont Academy. Shittu is 6-9 and 220 pounds and also has offers from Louisville, Oregon, Syracuse, UCLA and others. UNC’s staff watched him play a great deal over the three live evaluation periods this month before extending the offer. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

UNC Offers 6-10 Marksman Nate Laszewski

North Carolina is extending it's range of 2018 targets. This time it is in the form of 6-10 forward Nate Laszewski. The four-star recruit is former high school teammates with UNC freshman shooting guard Andrew Platek. This is the third offer to come from the Tar Heels on Monday night. UNC has also offered 2018 small forward Nassir Little and 2018 power forward Simi Shittu. (Inside Carolina)

Roy Williams Offers Nassir Little

UNC handed out an anticipated offer to Nassir Little, a 6-6 small forward in the class of 2018 from Orlando, FL. Little, who attends Orlando Christian Prep, has been trending toward an offer for the last few weeks, with UNC head coach Roy Williams closely watching him in each of the three evaluation periods. After this past weekend, the legendary coach decided to extend the offer. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Video: Rechon Black Highlights From Las Vegas Classic

Highlights of 2018 North Carolina guard commit Rechon Black from last week's Las Vegas Classic, courtesy of Courtside Films. View Video...

2018 SF Jericole Hellems on UNC: "I'd love to play for them"

One of the summer’s breakout performers has been Jericole Hellems, a 6-foot-6 small forward from St. Louis Chaminade. His improvement has helped put his name on the national radar, and Hellems listed a handful of schools prioritizing him. “South Carolina, N.C. State and Arkansas,” he said. “North Carolina is interested. Obviously it’s a great school and I’d love to play for them.” (Scout.com)

Video: 5-Star Recruit Matthew Hurt At The Adidas Summer Championships

2019 5-star power forward Matthew Hurt (Rochester, MN/John Marshall) holds a scholarship offer from Roy Williams and the North Carolina Tar Heels. He shows why at the Adidas Summer Championships with video courtesy of Courtside Films. View Video...

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

7/26/2017 - 7/29/2017
Watching 2019 PG Jeremiah Francis, 2020 PG R.J. Hampton, 2018 SF Jericole Hellems, Zion Williamson, Matthew Hurt, Romeo Langford, Nassir Little, Ashton Hagans, Armando Bacot, and Nate Laszewski in Las Vegas, NV

Saturday, July 22, 2017
Watching 2019 PF Matthew Hurt (UNC offer) at the adidas Prospect Series in Chanhassen, MN

Friday, July 21, 2017
Watching Josh Nickelberry (UNC offer), Ashton Hagans, and Christian Brown at the NY2LA Sports Summer Jam in Milwaukee, WI

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Watching 2018 wings Nassir Little, Zion Williamson, and Nate Laszewski at the Best of the South event in Cartersville, GA

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Watching Joey Baker, Jalen Johnson, Jalen Suggs, Jeremiah Robinson Earl, and Zach Harvey at the Under Armour event in Philadelphia, PA

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Top UNC Basketball Recruits
RecruitClassRating
Romeo Langford2018 SG
Nassir Little2018 SF
Simi Shittu2018 PF
Coby White2018 CG
Zion Williamson2018 SF
Vernon Carey2019 PF
Ashton Hagans2019 PG
Matthew Hurt2019 SF
James Wiseman2019 PF
Rechon Black2018 PG

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