Video: Coby White Practice and Workout Drills2018 North Carolina point guard commit Coby White shows us some of his basketball workout drills as he continues to work on his game during the season in an effort to get better everyday.
Roy Williams Watches Freshman Forward Isaiah ToddRoy Williams and UNC assistant coach Hubert Davis were in Richmond on Wednesday to see nationally-coveted freshman forward Isaiah Todd from John Marshall High School. Todd finished with 12 points as Williams and Davis stayed until the final buzzer. Afterwards, Williams posed for a few photos with fans and spoke with Brandon Ward, one of the Marshall assistant coaches. (Tar Heel Illustrated)
Jalek Felton, Kevin Knox Named to Jordan Brand ClassicJalek Felton, a 2017 5-star North Carolina point guard signee, and 5-star small forward Kevin Knox (UNC offer) were named to the Jordan Brand Classic game on Friday. The game will take place on Friday, April 14 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Here is the complete list of 2017 Jordan Brand Classic All-Americans named to the roster. (Jordan Brand Classic)
Rechon Black, Coby White ranked in ESPN Top 60ESPN released its updated Top 100 for the 2017 basketball recruiting class a week ago and now it has updated the 2018 Top 60. North Carolina point guard commits Coby White and Rechon Black both made the cut for the Top 60. White is ranked as a four-star recruit and the No. 33 player in the 2018 class. Black is the No. 38 player in the class and is also a four-star recruit. (Keeping It Heel)
17 offers and counting for Matthew HurtMatthew Hurt is only 16 years old, but the biggest programs in college basketball are already calling his name. UNC coach Roy Williams isn't the only one interested in Hurt. 17 division one schools have offered Matthew a basketball scholarship. Hurt is in no rush to pick a winner just yet. "I'll probably end up knowing my senior year," Hurt said. "September or October, around that time." (KTTC.com)
Video: Zion Williams scores 41 with Roy Williams in AttendanceFive-star small forward Zion Williamson is North Carolina's top recruiting target in the 2018 class and he showed why on Tuesday night, scoring 41 points and grabbing 10 rebounds with Tar Heel coach Roy Williams on hand to watch the show.
Analysis: UNC 2019 target SF Matthew HurtClass of 2019 small forward Matthew Hurt is clearly one of UNC's top targets in the sophomore class. The 6-9, 200-pound versatile prospect is ranked as the No. 3 small forward and No. 6 overall player in the 2019 class. He holds offers from not only the Tar Heels but Kansas, Louisville, Arizona, Florida, Oregon, and Wisconsin, among many others. (Carolina Blue)
Minnesota's Matthew Hurt has UNC, Kansas hot on his trailFive-star sophomore Matthew Hurt holds 18 scholarship offers, which include blue-bloods North Carolina and Kansas as well as Big Ten schools Wisconsin and Minnesota, where he visited last weekend. His older brother, Michael, is a freshman on Richard Pitino’s Minnesota squad. UNC coach Roy Williams watched Hurt play on Saturday, Jan. 14, flying to Minnesota after the Heels beat Florida State. (Rivals.com)
Coby White Named PrepHoopsNC Player of the WeekNorth Carolina commit Coby White takes the PrepHoopsNC Player of the Week honor this time around. The 6-foot-5 shooting guard had a spectacular week with outputs of 39 points against Wayne Country Day and 40 points against The Burlington School. He is averaging 29.6 points per game this season. He also surpassed the 2,000 career point plateau this week. (PrepHoops.com)
Video: Rechon Black, Kevin Knox, R.J. Barrett HighlightsNo. 1 ranked Sophomore in the country R.J. Barrett and Rechon Black of Monteverde Academy came to play vs. McDonalds All American Kevin Knox of Tampa Catholic. Barrett finished with a game-high 32 points vs Knox's 27. Knox is Ranked No. 7 in the country and is considering UNC, Duke, Florida State and Kentucky.
Video: Zion Williamson scores 48 and 2,000th career pointFriday was another special moment at Spartanburg Day School as Zion Williamson went over the 2,000 point mark in his high school career. An impressive accomplishment for the 6’7” junior ranked no. 1 in the 24/7 Composite Rankings. Williamson scored 48 points against rival Oakbrook Prep.
Video: Jalek Felton Scores 41 points in blowout win2017 North Carolina point guard commit Jalek Felton scored 41 points on Friday, leading his Gray Collegiate team to a lopsided 90-17 win against Johnson High School (Columbia, SC).
Zion Williamson scores 2,000th point in easy victoryAfter racing to 26 first-half points, Zion Williamson opened the second half with two layups, a dunk off a well-executed drop step, an alley-oop and a monster two-handed slam to hit the 2,000 mark. Play was stopped for a photo-op with the phenom. Williamson ultimately finished with 48 points in the 78-39 win over visiting Oakbrook Prep. “It means a lot to me,” Williamson said of the milestone. (GoUpstate.com)
Video: Zion Williamson's best plays from 2016 Holiday TournamentsA throwback compilation of Zion Williamson's best plays from December at the Chick-fil-A Classic and FBI Classic. Spartanburg Day went 1-2 at CFA and 2-1 at FBI.
Zion Williamson breaks down his recruitmentLast summer, Zion Williamson collected offers from programs such as Arizona, Clemson, Duke, Florida, North Carolina, Virginia and many others. Most recently, Kansas and Louisville joined that list. Williamson has seen Clemson, UNC, and Duke since the Fall and broke down them down. This one appears to be trending towards another Tobacco Road battle between UNC and Duke. (Rivals.com)
|Tracking Roy Williams on the Recruiting TrailSunday, January 07, 2018|
Watching 2019 5 star small forward Precious Achiuwa at St. Benedict's game in Union, NJSaturday, December 30, 2017
Watching 2018 UNC PG commit Coby White and 2019 5 star PF Vernon Carey (UNC offer) at the John Wall Invitational in Raleigh, NCThursday, December 28, 2017
Watching 2018 UNC PG signee Rechon Black and 2019 SF recruit Wendell Moore (UNC offer) at the Beach Ball Classic in Myrtle Beach, SCTuesday, December 19, 2017
Watching 2018 UNC SF signee Nassir Little, 2019 PF Vernon Carey, and 2018 PF James Wiseman at the City of Palms Classic in Fort Myers, FLThursday, December 14, 2017
Watching 2019 5 star power forward Jeremiah Robinson Earl at his Bishop Miege high school practice in Roeland Park, KS
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