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Top247 five-star Moses Brown raking in offers

Moses Brown, 7-0, 210-pounds, is ranked No. 19 in 2018 with upward momentum. Still in need of strength, Brown has sure hands, is mobile and has an instinct for the game not often seen in a 7-footer. Offers are now in from Arizona, Florida, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Oklahoma State, Seton Hall, St. John's and UCLA. Duke and North Carolina have shown recent interest. (247 Sports)

Second Evaluation Period: Top Performers

July of 2015 was when 2018 recruit Nick Weatherspoon (UNC offer) began building his reputation as a high-major guard. Ever since then Weatherspoon hasn’t let off the pedal. At the Summer Jam this past week, Weatherspoon was spectacular, nailing three-pointers and scoring at will. UNC, Mississippi State, NC State, Iowa State and Ohio State are among the most active in his recruitment. (Scout.com)

What Roy Williams likes about SG Andrew Platek

Andrew Platek is known as a sharp-shooting guard whose ability to knock down the long distance shot is what initially stood out to the UNC staff. But, according to the new 2017 UNC shooting guard commit, toughness is what really intrigued North Carolina head coach Roy Williams. "He loves my toughness and what I can do on the court," Platek told CarolinaBlue. (Carolina Blue)

Andrew Platek hopes he's more than a long shot for UNC

Class of 2017 recruit Andrew Platek picked a college Monday, choosing North Carolina over schools such as Indiana, Stanford and Davidson. His NBA allegiances were never in question. Platek, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard from Schenectady, New York, prefers the long-range reliance of the Golden State Warriors. "I love shooting 3s; I love shooting the ball," Platek said earlier this month. (Fayetteville Observer)

Three-Point Ace Andrew Platek Commits to UNC

A month after visiting Chapel Hill, Andrew Platek decided to end his recruitment. The 6-4 senior guard from Northfield (Mass.) Mount Hermon chose the Tar Heels over offers from Indiana, Stanford, Miami and others. Platek took an unofficial visit to UNC on June 13 and raved about the experience. "It's an unbelievable place," he said. "It was a gorgeous day outside so the campus looked even better than normal." (Inside Carolina)

5-Star PF Wendell Carter Lists UNC Among Top-8

Five-star power forward Wendell Carter has cut his list of schools down to eight, as announced through his Twitter account on Monday. Carter, the No. 4 overall rated player according to the 247Sports Composite, will choose between the likes of Arizona, California, Duke, Harvard, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Kentucky and North Carolina. (Carolina Blue)

Three Observations from the Under Armour Association Finals

At the the UAA Finals, Jalek Felton gave some outstanding efforts, including the best individual game I saw all week in which he went for 31 points on an array of high-level moves. But Felton is also so flashy that it costs him some possessions as he tries some ridiculous passes and shots that he has no business attempting in a competitive basketball game. (NBC Sports)

Collin Sexton cuts list, includes UNC

Collin Sexton has announced his top ten list of schools. Sexton has emerged as the biggest breakout star of the Class of 2017. He went from being targeted as a mid-major recruit to being a potential top ten player in the class. The ten schools: Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia Tech, Iowa State, Kansas, North Carolina, NC State, Oklahoma State and Villanova. (NBC Sports)

Jalek Felton has impressive performance at UA Association Finals

UNC commit Jalek Felton continues to impress in AAU ball this summer and his latest performance shows that. The class of 2017 point guard Felton helped lead “Team Felton” to two big wins on the second day of the Under Armour Association Finals in Atlanta. Felton scored a team-high 21 points in a 72-66 win over Earl Watson Elite and then 16 points in a 82-80 win over Florida Elite. (Keeping It Heel)

adidas Gaunlet Finale Recap: Weatherspoon, Williamson

2017 PG Nick Weatherspoon was electric with his pull-up J, was an elite finisher in transition, and put the clamps on defensively. Ranked around #75 in the nation by most, Weatherspoon is vastly underrated and should be in the mix for a McDonald’s All-American selection. Also, If you need someone to win you a game today, there may not be anyone better than Zion Williamson. (SLAM Online)

Video: Mohamed Bamba Peach Jam Highlights

Highlights of Westtown's (PA) 5-Star power forward Mohamed Bamba at the 2016 Nike EYBL Peach Jam. Bamba holds a scholarship offer from North Carolina and is considering the Tar Heels along with several other high-profile programs. View Video...

5-star forward Kevin Knox releases top 10

Kevin Knox, the No. 6 overall player in the Class of 2017, has released his top-10 list of schools. Alabama, Arizona, Duke, Florida State, Kansas, Kentucky, LSU, Miami, North Carolina and Villanova are the last teams standing for Knox. The 6-foot-8 small forward won a gold medal with USA Basketball at the FIBA U17 World Championship earlier this month. (247 Sports)

Video: NY2LA Nick Weatherspoon Interview

The best performance of Friday at the NY2LA Summer came from Mississippi native Nick Weatherspoon (UNC offer), who torched the nets from long distance and showed an impressive scoring arsenal. Schools discussed In the video: NC State, Ohio State, Mississippi State, UNC, and Iowa State View Video...

Video: Jalek Felton leads Team Felton comeback against Florida Vipers in UAA Finals

Team Felton goes head to head against the Florida Vipers in an amazing comeback game during the Under Armour Finals. UNC commit Jalek Felton (#5 in white) finished with 16 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds, and 4 steals as Team Felton overcame a 19-point deficit to claim the win. View Video...

Video: Andrew Platek 2016 Peach Jam Highlights

Highlights of class of 2017 Northfield Mount Hermon School (Mass.) and Albany City Rocks guard Andrew Platek (UNC offer) in the Nike EYBL Finals at the Peach Jam. View Video...

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

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

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Visiting 2020 4 star small forward Jalen Johnson in Sun Prairie, WI

Monday, September 18, 2017
Visiting 2019 UNC commit Jeremiah Francis in Pickerington, OH

Monday, September 18, 2017
Visiting 2019 power forward Matthew Hurt (UNC offer) in Rochester, MN

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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