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USA Basketball: Point guard Immanuel Quickley making impression

Point guard Immanuel Quickley impressed a lot of people this weekend, including his teammates. He controls the pace on the offensive end and communicates well on defense. Quickley holds offers from Cincinnati, Washington, Virginia Tech, USC and Miami. The six-foot-four point guard also has interest from Duke, Kentucky, UNC, Kansas, Villanova, and Ohio State. (Rivals.com)

USA Basketball U17: Top 10 Performers

The nation's top U17 prospects gathered at the US Olympic Training Facility over the weekend to compete to play in the 2016 FIBA U17 World Championships. This year a lot is expected of Kevin Knox, a 6-foot-7 versatile combo forward, as he ranks among the top 10 players in the country. But he still showed up playing as if he had something to prove. (Scout.com)

Highlights and Recruiting Update With 5-Star Center Mitchell Robinson

After decommitting from Texas A&M, 5-star center Mitchell Robinson says LSU and UNC are going at him the hardest. “LSU is coming at me hard because they want to keep me at home." Also when talking about the Tar Heels Robinson said, “I hear from them every once in a while, not as much as LSU, though.” Robinson has not mentioned a timetable to commit and is completely open right now. (Make Playz)

Shooting guard Andrew Platek on UNC visit

Class of 2017 shooting guard Andrew Platek (Northfield, MA/Mount Hermon) is currently (Monday) on an unofficial to North Carolina. He will spend the night in Chapel Hill. A 6-4, 190-pound prospect, Platek has the reputation as a knock down three-point shooter. He was offered by Roy Williams on April 27th. His visit on Monday to Chapel Hill is his first to the school. (Carolina Blue)

Four-star 2017 PG Nick Weatherspoon visits UNC

Class of 2017 point guard Nick Weatherspoon was on UNC's campus on Sunday for an unofficial visit. A 6-2, 172-pound prospect, Weatherspoon has offers from North Carolina, Louisville, Indiana, Mississippi State, Miami Alabama, LSU, Ohio State, N.C. State, and Florida State. (Carolina Blue)

Andrew Platek to Visit North Carolina

Andrew Platek, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard from Northfield Mount Hermon (Mass.), will visit North Carolina on Monday, Davidson on Tuesday and Stanford on June 24th. The class of 2017 guard has received offers from UNC, Indiana, Stanford and Miami, to name a few. Platek said academics would be a priority for him when it comes to making a decision. (Zag's Blog)

Nick Weatherspoon creating his own name before UNC visit

Basketball people know who Nick Weatherspoon is these days and it’s no longer because of his older brother. Weatherspoon has flourished with an improved mid-range jumper and tenacious defense in the AAU circuit this year. Weatherspoon has racked up significant offers recently, including Louisville, North Carolina and Ohio State. Along with UNC, he will visit N.C. State Sunday. (Jackson Clarion-Ledger)

Video: 1-on-1 with Kevin Knox

Five-star forward Kevin Knox went one-on-one with Scout to discuss UNC, Duke, Florida State, Miami, plus the other schools involved in his recruitment. View Video...

Point guard prospects compete at USA Basketball U17 training camp

2018 four-star point guard Darius Garland had a strong showing in the scrimmage. Louisville, Indiana and Vanderbilt seem to be leaders right now. Texas, Connecticut, Purdue, UNC, and Kentucky are close to offering. Another 2018 point guard that played well was four-star Immanuel Quickley. Quickley has interest from Maryland, Duke, Kentucky, UNC, Kansas, Villanova, and Ohio State. (Rivals.com)

Nation's best in hot pursuit of Darius Garland

Darius Garland is one of the top guards in the class of 2018. The 6-foot-1 guard from Nashville (TN) Brentwood Academy said he holds offers from Vanderbilt, Memphis, Tennessee, Virginia, Louisville, Wake Forest, Baylor, Arizona State and others. He’s also hearing from Ohio State, Kentucky, UNC, Kansas, Texas, Connecticut, Purdue and more, he said. (Hoop Seen)

UNC checks in on 2018 7-footer Moses Brown

At midnight on Tuesday, college coaches can begin calling Class of 2018 prospects and the phones of several players should blow up. UNC called the coach of Moses Brown, a 7-footer from Archbishop Molloy, and could follow up by calling Brown directly after midnight Tuesday. He already holds offers from Oklahoma State, Florida, Maryland, St. John's and Minnesota, among others. (Zag's Blog)

UNC Commit Jalek Felton Chooses New Prep School

The national schedule, intense daily competition and rigorous academic workload Jalek Felton sought in a new school, it turns out, wasn’t far from home. Felton, a class of 2017 UNC commitment, announced Friday that he’ll spend his senior season at West Columbia (S.C.) Gray Collegiate Academy. Gray Academy is only two hours from Felton’s hometown of Mullins. (Inside Carolina)

Tony Bradley talks improving strength and expectations

Tony Bradley is one of three basketball freshman who will enroll at UNC next week. A 6-10, 230-pound center/power forward, Bradley committed to Roy Williams and his staff on September 2nd of 2015. He was named a McDonald's All-America after his senior season. CarolinaBlue spoke with Bradley about how he has prepared and his expectations once he gets to UNC. (Carolina Blue)

Incoming UNC Freshman Shea Rush Comes Full Circle

For most freshmen, the first days on a college campus are a mixture of excitement, fear and wonder. That won’t be the case for Shea Rush, one of four freshmen enrolling at UNC this weekend. Among his first activities as a member of the basketball program will be something he’s been doing since elementary school – attending Roy Williams’ basketball camp. (Inside Carolina)

New Tar Heel Tony Bradley "can't wait to get on campus"

One of UNC's three 2016 enrollees will be heading to Chapel Hill early next week. Tony Bradley, a 6-10, 230-pound center/power forward combo, could be UNC's most important freshman. He will need to contribute immediately as a backup to Kennedy Meeks and Isaiah Hicks. He will likely be the first big man off the bench for the 2016-2017 Tar Heels. (Carolina Blue)

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

7/26/2017 - 7/29/2017
Watching 2019 PG Jeremiah Francis, 2020 PG R.J. Hampton, 2018 SF Jericole Hellems, Zion Williamson, Matthew Hurt, Romeo Langford, Nassir Little, Ashton Hagans, Armando Bacot, and Nate Laszewski in Las Vegas, NV

Saturday, July 22, 2017
Watching 2019 PF Matthew Hurt (UNC offer) at the adidas Prospect Series in Chanhassen, MN

Friday, July 21, 2017
Watching Josh Nickelberry (UNC offer), Ashton Hagans, and Christian Brown at the NY2LA Sports Summer Jam in Milwaukee, WI

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Watching 2018 wings Nassir Little, Zion Williamson, and Nate Laszewski at the Best of the South event in Cartersville, GA

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Watching Joey Baker, Jalen Johnson, Jalen Suggs, Jeremiah Robinson Earl, and Zach Harvey at the Under Armour event in Philadelphia, PA

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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