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Five-star SF Christian Brown has attention of bluebloods

2019 five-star small forward Christian Brown says Wake Forest, Kansas, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Auburn, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Clemson and Tennessee are all contacting him regularly. On UNC: “It was really nice. They have a great campus. The coaches are nice. The players are cool there. I know Seventh Woods and some of the guys really well.” (Rivals.com)

Kevin Knox does not attend UNC-Duke game

Five-star small forward Kevin Knox did not make the trip to Duke for Thursday’s game against North Carolina, as had been previously planned. The 6-foot-9 recruit from Tampa has already taken official visits to Duke, Florida State and Kentucky, and he’s set for an official visit to UNC — his other finalist — next weekend. Thursday’s trip to Durham would have been an unofficial visit. (Lexington Herald-Leader)

Christian Brown Blog: Growing college list, 3.8 GPA and more

2019 SF Christian Brown: "As far as my recruitment, schools can’t contact me directly until June, but my coaches have told me that the schools that talk to them the most about me are Kentucky, North Carolina, Louisville, UConn, Washington, Kansas, Auburn, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Georgia State, South Carolina, Texas, Western Kentucky, Florida, Florida State and a lot of other schools." (USA Today)

Top freshman forward Isaiah Todd has UNC, Kansas in pursuit

Baltimore forward Isaiah Todd, possibly the No. 1 freshman recruit in the country, already has the attention of North Carolina and Duke and has secured offers from Kansas, Maryland, Baylor, Wake Forest, Virginia and seven others. Todd has been to the UNC and Maryland campuses this season. "I love UNC. I always have. I have liked their style of play and I like Coach Roy Williams." (Rivals.com)

Video: Jalek Felton Highlight Mix

Extensive highlights of 2017 5-star North Carolina point guard commit Jalek Felton (Gray Collegiate Academy, Columbia SC). Jalek is the nephew of former Tar Heel great Raymond Felton. View Video...

Roy Williams watches Jairus Hamilton on Tuesday night

Cannon School closed within one game of Providence Day in the CISAA race in front of UNC coach Roy Williams and coaches from N.C. State. Williams was on hand to watch 2018 small forward Jairus Hamilton, who holds an offer from the Tar Heels. Cannon ended the Chargers’ 39-game conference win streak on a night Providence Day played without three starters. (Charlotte Observer)

Video: Zion Williamson is a man among boys vs. Oakbrook Prep

UNC's top 2018 recruiting target, 5-star small forward Zion Williamson, may not have faced much in the way of competition in his recent game against Oakbrook Prep, but his athletic dominance sure led to some great highlights. View Video...

2018 PF Silvio De Sousa lists UNC among schools recruiting him hardest

Silvio De Sousa put on the most impressive performance on Sunday at the Tom Richel Memorial Hoopfestl. The 6-foot-8 Class of 2018 forward put up 27 points as IMG Academy handled Patrick School, 75-66. De Sousa, a native of Angola, listed Louisville, Kansas, North Carolina and Kentucky as the schools working the hardest. He holds offers from Louisville, Maryland, Florida and Syracuse, among others. (Zag's Blog)

To become 'fan favorite' at UNC, Rechon Black sacrifices game, family to play at Florida power

A year ago, when he was a sophomore at Concord High, Rechon Black accepted a college basketball scholarship offer from North Carolina coach Roy Williams. “It was like a dream come true,” Black said. To better prepare for what he hopes is a starring role UNC, Black, a 6-foot-7 point guard, chose to leave Concord to enroll at Montverde Academy outside Orlando. (Charlotte Observer)

Wendell Moore thrives in spotlight

In nearly thirty years as a college basketball head coach Roy Williams has offered a scholarship to a high school freshman twice. Duke’s Harry Giles was the first, and Cox Mill’s Wendell Moore is the second. “I mean it comes up a lot,” Moore said. "I don’t like to really brag about it." The results speak for themselves. Now a sophomore he’s already scored a thousand career points. (WCNC)

Kevin Knox sets new UNC visit date

Five-star recruit Kevin Knox has rescheduled his North Carolina official visit, his father, Kevin Knox Sr., told Scout. Knox was originally scheduled to visit UNC this weekend but was forced to reschedule due to a water break in the city. Knox's new visit date is February 18th when UNC plays Virginia. Knox, a standout at Tampa Catholic, is down to UNC, Duke, Kentucky and Florida State. (Scout.com)

Kevin Knox set for UNC official visit

2017 five-star small forward Kevin Knox will conclude his official visit tour with a weekend visit to UNC. Knox has made previous trips to Duke, Florida State, and most recently Kentucky. North Carolina rounds out his top four schools. The No. 2 small forward and No. 8 overall recruit is UNC's last remaining target for the 2017 class. Knox has already taken multiple unofficial to Chapel Hill. (Carolina Blue)

Video: Zion Williamson's tomahawk dunk rivals Vince Carter's best

He's only 16 years old, but five-star recruit Zion Williamson is turning heads from basketball fans across the country. Barely old enough to drive, Williamson has apparently decided flying is a more efficient means of transportation. Just look at this filthy tomahawk slam. For comparison's sake, let's take a look at the high school version of Vince Carter. (CBS Sports)

Video: Sterling Manley Highlights from Jared Sullinger Play by Play Classic

Highlights from 2017 North Carolina basketball signee Sterling Manley at the recent Jared Sullinger Play by Play Classic, where he was named the event's MVP. View Video...

Coby White becomes Greenfield School's all-time leading scorer

Junior Coby White became Greenfield School's all-time leading scorer Tuesday in a 90-62 win at Greenville Pope John Paul II, breaking the previous mark held by Brian Richardson (2,154). White now stands at 2,220 after Friday’s outcome where the Greenfield School eased past crosstown opponent Community Christian 80-33 in 1-A Coastal Plain Independents Conference play. (Wilson Times)

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

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Visiting 2019 5 star power forward Vernon Carey (UNC offer) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Monday, September 25, 2017
Watching 2019 4 star power forward Armando Bacot at Trinity Episcopal School in Richmond, VA

Monday, September 25, 2017
Visiting 2019 4 star power forward Will Baker to offer him a scholarship in Austin, TX

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Visiting 2018 5 star small forward Nassir Little in Orlando, FL

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
On an in home visit with 2018 5 star shooting guard Romeo Langford (UNC offer) in New Albany, IN

More Recruiting Visits

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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