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Super Sophomore: Catching up with Wendell Moore

6-foot-5 small forward Wendell Moore of Cox Mill High School recently received a offer from The University of Florida. Another high-major program to offer the top ranked sophomore in the state. “That offer feels good coming from another great team like that.” Moore said. The Gators joined the likes of Syracuse, North Carolina, Virginia Tech, Tennessee, NC State, Wake Forest and Georgia. (PrepHoops.com)

Zion Williamson "can do it all"

One of the nation’s best high school basketball players lives about an hour outside Charlotte. Spartanburg Day School junior Zion Williamson is a 6-foot-6, 230-pound small forward who is ranked as high as No. 2 nationally in the recruiting class of 2018. Today, after a 3-inch growth spurt, he has 36 offers, including from elite programs such as North Carolina, Duke, and Kansas. (Charlotte Observer)

Highlights of Top 10 2019 PF Matthew Hurt from USA Basketball

Matthew Hurt (UNC offer) is Scout's 8th ranked 2019 recruit. Here are highlights of the five-star power forward from USA Basketball. Hurt's suitors include Duke, Kansas, Louisville, Minnesota, and North Carolina. View Video...

Jalek Felton starts UNC official visit

2017 combo guard Jalek Felton (Columbia, SC) is no stranger to North Carolina. Felton committed to UNC in December of 2014. He has visited Chapel Hill numerous times since. This weekend Felton will take his official visit to UNC. Fellow commit Andrew Platek and 2017 power forward prospect Garrison Brooks will also be on official visits this weekend. (Carolina Blue)

Andrew Platek set for UNC official visit

2017 shooting guard Andrew Platek (Albany, NY) will be in Chapel Hill this weekend for his UNC official visit. Platek committed to Carolina on July 18. This weekend is his first trip back to UNC since his unofficial visit on June 13. Platek became UNC's second commit in the 2017 class --- joining combo guard Jalek Felton, who will also be on his official visit to UNC this weekend. (Carolina Blue)

UNC Basketball Recruits Visiting Chapel Hill This Weekend

Three official visitors and a top target are among the basketball recruits expected to be in Chapel Hill this weekend, according to sources. Arguably North Carolina’s top target regardless of class, Zion Williamson will be making his second trip to UNC. Garrison Brooks confirmed to Inside Carolina earlier this week that he was officially visiting North Carolina. (Inside Carolina)

P.J. Washington Poised for UNLV Visit, Likely Early Decision

P.J. Washington, the 6-foot-8 forward from Frisco, Texas and Findlay Prep (NV), will take his final official visit to UNLV this weekend and is expected to decide during the NCAA early signing period. Washington, who went for 25 points over the weekend in a 70-62 victory over Chino Hills (CA), is considering Kentucky, North Carolina and UNLV, after crossing Arizona and Texas off his list. (Zag's Blog)

Garrison Brooks Sets New UNC Visit Date

Garrison Brooks has a new official visit date for Chapel Hill. The 6-9 senior from Auburn (Ala.) High is set to be at UNC this coming weekend. Hubert Davis and Roy Williams visited Brooks on Sep. 10, which yielded a scholarship offer for Brooks and produced a UNC official visit date of Oct. 7, though the visit was canceled in the days leading up to the trip. But the visit is back on. (Inside Carolina)

Video: Zion Williamson pours in 40 points in fall league victory

Zion Williamson, the No. 1 player in the Class of 2018 by 247Sports, poured in 40 points Saturday in the D1 Fall League championship game in his hometown of Spartanburg, S.C. An American Family Insurance ALL-USA Preseason Team selection, Williamson, a 6-7 small forward from Spartanburg (S.C.) Day School, recently moved up to No. 2 overall in the 247Sports Composite. (USA Today)

Kevin Knox more than just a basketball star

Kevin Knox’s Tampa Catholic experience is more than just basketball. In his Economics class, the subject is supply and demand, something Knox can relate to. He is in high demand as one of the best prep basketball players in the country. In the course of one week, Duke, Florida State, Kentucky and North Carolina coaches sat in his living room begging him to play at their schools. (Bay News 9)

P.J. Washington Blog: The Kentucky and North Carolina visits and more

P.J. Washington on his UNC visit: "I spent a lot of time with Coach Roy and I hung out with the team a lot. Theo Pinson was my host and he had me laughing the whole time. I think the biggest thing I’d say about that visit was how much of a family atmosphere it felt like down there. You could tell that everyone was really close; all the players that played there in the past come back. I definitely liked that." (USA Today)

P.J. Washington Cancels Arizona Visit

P.J. Washington, the 6-foot-8 forward from Findlay Prep (NV), cancelled his official visit to Arizona that was scheduled for this weekend, his father said Thursday. Kentucky, North Carolina and UNLV remain under consideration, and Washington will take an official to UNLV on Nov. 4. He has already taken officials to UNC and Kentucky. (Zag's Blog)

Video: Isaiah Stokes Junior Year Mix Tape

Highlights of 2017 power forward Isaiah Stokes, who holds an offer from North Carolina. Stokes is also considering Iowa State, Tennessee, Florida, and TCU, among others. View Video...

P.J. Washington hands out post-visit hardware

P.J. Washington's award for Best Presentation goes to: “North Carolina! They did something I’d never seen or heard of before. They basically put on a play and they brought different jerseys and masks and walked me through my life as a Tar Heel. They showed me committing, winning a national championship and then getting drafted into the NBA. It was special! I’ll never forget that.” (USA Today)

Video: Highlights of 2017 PF P.J. Washington at USA Basketball

P.J. Washington is Scout's 14th ranked prospect in 2017. Here are highlights of the five-star power forward at USA Basketball. Recruiting: P.J. Washington is down to UNC, Arizona, and Kentucky. View Video...

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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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