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Roy Williams offers 2017 center Jeremiah Tilmon

Jeremiah Tilmon, a 6-10, 235-pound center in the 2017 class, got a call from Roy Williams on Thursday evening. Tilmon took a break from studying for finals to hear the North Carolina coach extend a Tar Heel scholarship offer. Williams was at La Porte (Ind.) La Lumiere to see Tilmon on Wednesday night, watching the talented post player score 20 points in a win. (Inside Carolina)

N.C. Sophomore Rechon Black Lands Tar Heel Offer

Roy Williams has set his sights on Rechon Black. Williams made the Concord (N.C.) High sophomore point guard the first prospect in the 2018 class to receive a Tar Heel scholarship offer on Thursday. "We called and talked to him, and it was a wonderful conversation," said Black's father, Rechon Sr. UNC's interest in Black had been trending in the direction of an offer in recent weeks. (Inside Carolina)

Rawle Alkins Blog: Nursing a bum ankle, SAT, equal time to rival schools and more

Rawle Alkins: "It’s funny down here with college basketball. The fans here are crazy! I have to pick which games I go to between the two North Carolina schools carefully because I don’t want one school feeling like I’m favoring the other. They’re big rivals too! So I try and give equal time to both N.C. State and North Carolina. I went to the State game first last week then I went to see the North Carolina game. Great times at both." (USA Today)

Roy Williams watches 2018 SG Rechon Black

Remember this name: Rechon Black. The 2018 shooting guard is a 6-5 recruit from Concord, N.C. and ranked as the No. 10 shooting guard in the 2018 class and the No. 2 player in the state. Black already holds offers from Clemson, Wake Forest, Virginia Tech, and Tennessee, among others. On Monday, UNC's Roy Williams watched Black play against Hickory Ridge High School. (Carolina Blue)

Roy Williams Offers 2017 SF Kevin Knox

The Tar Heel staff had watched Kevin Knox last summer on the travel circuit, and Steve Robinson made an evaluation trip to Tampa Catholic in September, but Wednesday was the first time Roy Williams made a trip exclusively to see Knox. He clearly liked what he saw. Williams followed up that visit with a call to Knox on Saturday to offer him a UNC scholarship. (Inside Carolina)

Seventh Woods puts on show in season-opening win

Seventh Woods scored 25 points, many in spectacular fashion, to lead Hammond to a season-opening 71-60 win over conference foe Wilson Hall on Tuesday. The 6-2 UNC signee delighted the home crowd with four dunks and two buzzer-beaters — a 35-footer to end the first quarter and a 45-footer at the halftime buzzer — and figured big with 11 points during a 17-0 Skyhawks run. (Midlands HS Sports)

Roy Williams watches 2017 5-star SF Kevin Knox

UNC coach Roy Williams and assistant Steve Robinson were in Clearwater, FL on Wednesday watching 2017 5-star small forward Kevin Knox (Tampa, FL/Tampa Catholic). Per the 247Sports Composite rankings, Knox is ranked as the No. 3 small forward and the No. 13 overall prospect in the 2017 class. Knox finished with 32 points, 13 rebounds, three dunks, six blocks, three steals, and two assists. (Carolina Blue)

Video: Tar Heels Eyeing Potential Backcourt Recruits

North Carolina boasts a very solid perimeter nucleus going forward, but the Tar Heels remain on the hunt for another 2016 wing and will look to supplement the roster with junior guards as well. View Video...

North Carolina Remains Active With 2016 Frontcourt Recruiting (video)

North Carolina reeled in a nationally heralded class last week but continues to work toward signing another big man in the spring. The Heels remain a contender for aggressive center Udoka Azubuike and will seek to add further targets over the next several months. (Inside Carolina)

Brandon Robinson Celebrates Joining UNC

Brandon Robinson officially became a member of the UNC Basketball program after faxing in his National Letter of Intent last week. On Monday, teammates, friends and family helped Robinson celebrate the milestone during a ceremony inside the Douglas County High School gym. “It's an amazing feeling,” Robinson said. "I'm just blessed to be in this position. All my hard work has paid off." (Inside Carolina)

Brandon Robinson to play in Charlotte holiday tournament

The third annual Hoodie’s House National High School Hoops Classic will be played Dec. 28-30 at Providence Day. The tournament was previously played at Ardrey Kell....Also in the boys field is reigning tournament champion John Carroll (Md.) and Georgia powerhouse Douglas County, which features 6-foot-5 senior Brandon Robinson, a North Carolina recruit ranked among the nation’s top 75 seniors. (Charlotte Observer)

Reactions: Seventh Woods commits to UNC

North Carolina added a key piece to their 2016 recruiting class when 6-1 four-star shooting guard Seventh Woods (Columbia, SC/Hammond School) committed to UNC on Wednesday. Check out reactions from current and former UNC players and Seventh himself. (Carolina Blue)

Video: Udoka Azubuike Summer Highlights

2015 Summer highlights of class of 2016 4-star center Udoka Azubuike. Azubuike, from Jacksonville, Florida, holds a scholarship offer from North Carolina and is also seriously considering Florida State, Kansas, Kentucky and NC State. View Video...

Video: Seventh Woods is a Tar Heel

Seventh Woods, the 6'2" guard from South Carolina will join North Carolina as part of the class of 2016. View Video...

Video: Brandon Robinson is a Tar Heel

Brandon Robinson, the 6'5" swingman from Douglasville, Georgia will join North Carolina as part of the class of 2016. View Video...

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

Sunday, November 06, 2016
On an in home visit with 2017 SF Kevin Knox in Tampa, FL

Monday, October 17, 2016
On an in home visit with 2017 5 star PF P.J. Washington in Henderson, NV

Wednesday, October 05, 2016
On an in home visit with 2017 3 star power forward Sterling Manley (UNC offer) in Pickerington, OH

Tuesday, 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, OH

More Recruiting Visits

Top UNC Basketball Recruits
RecruitClassRating
Jalek Felton2017 PG
Kevin Knox2017 SF
Jarred Vanderbilt2017 SF
Romeo Langford2018 SG
Zion Williamson2018 SF
Rechon Black2018 PG
Jairus Hamilton2018 SF
Coby White2018 CG
Brandon Huffman2017 PF
Sterling Manley2017 PF

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