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Video: Coby White, Rechon Black lead Team CP3 past Team Vision - Highlights

North Carolina 2018 guard commits Coby White and Rechon Black team up with Devon Dotson to help lead Team CP3 past Team Vision at the Phenom Hoops Tournament, and WFMY's Brian Hall brings us the highlights. White is wearing No. 0 in the black/red jersey, while Black wears No. 1. View Video...

NY2LA Summer Jam: Who were the coaches watching?

The was no shortage of talent at the NY2LA Summer Jam which made it a must that some of the top head coaches were in the building in Homestead High School. We kept track on the movements of many of them and tracked some of the recruits that they were watching. North Carolina - Simi Shittu, Ashton Hagans, Christian Brown and Josh Nickelberry. (Rivals.com)

Four-star forward Nassir Little weighing several options

Nassir Little, the No. 28 player in the 2018 class, rattled off a list that included Arizona, Oregon, Arizona State, Florida, Florida State, Miami, Virginia Tech, Georgia Tech, Kansas and USC. Of those schools, Arizona, Florida State and Georgia Tech had head coaches in the gym watching as did St. John’s. Duke and North Carolina had assistants watching as well. (Rivals.com)

Blue Bloods Line Up To See Zion Williamson In Georgia

With Zion Williamson, it all starts with the show of dunks during warmups that rivals anything you’ll see in an NBA dunk contest. Once the game tips off, he dominates. He nearly willed his over-matched SC Supreme team to a win over Each 1 Teach 1. All the blue bloods are involved in this one. Most see Duke, Kansas, Kentucky or North Carolina as the likely landing spot. (Rivals.com)

Romeo Langford in no rush to choose a college

Romeo Langford, the No. 3 overall recruit in the 2018 ESPN 100, says he’s a better player than he was a year ago. Kentucky, Louisville and Indiana are all recruiting him along with Duke, North Carolina, Purdue and others. He insists living just across the Kentucky-Indiana border in New Albany just 20 minutes from Louisville has made handling the recruiting pressure easy. (The Sentinel Echo)

Video: Roy Williams watches Zion Williamson vs. Nassir Little - Game Highlights

Roy Williams was on the recruiting trail again on Thursday, this time in Cartersville, Georgia at the Best of the South event where he watches 2018 small forward recruits Zion Williamson (UNC offer, No. 12 in white) and Nassir Little (No. 10 in blue) face off. View Video...

Video: 2019 Small Forward Joey Baker Highlights from NBPA Top 100 Camp

Game highlights of 2019 5-star small forward Joey Baker. Baker is a 6'7" wing from Fayetteville, North Carolina and has received recruiting attention from Roy Williams and the Tar Heel coaching staff, but thus far has not received a scholarship offer. View Video...

No. 1 SG Romeo Langford said recent dip in rankings motivates him more

Unlike most five-star recruits, New Albany (New Albany, Ind.) shooting guard Romeo Langford doesn’t mind admitting that dropping in the new ESPN 100 basketball rankings did, in fact, affect him on some level. Langford recently dropped from No. 3 overall to No. 5, but instead of playing the blame game, Langford said his preferred course of action is to change minds. (USA Today)

Four-star forward Jairus Hamilton discusses ACC quartet

After landing offers from North Carolina, Wake Forest and NC State, Jairus Hamilton spoke on how things have fared recently. “I am still open. I see the schools that are recruiting me the hardest,” he said before noting on those standing out. “Definitely, Duke, NC State, Kansas, UNC, Missouri, Arizona, Wake Forest and I think Kentucky is coming in, as well.” (Rivals.com)

2019 five-star James Wiseman on UNC: "Of course there's interest"

Indiana, North Carolina, Kansas, Kentucky, Duke, Vanderbilt, Tennessee, Texas and Alabama are some of the schools talking to 2019 5-star power forward James Wiseman right now. "North Carolina called me about three weeks ago and told me they wanted to come by for a visit sometime. I mean, they won the national championship last year so of course there’s interest." (Rivals.com)

UNC Remains in Mix for Romeo Langford, Jairus Hamilton

The recruitment of Romeo Langford has remained a blueblood affair for the past year or so. While it does have the makings of an Indiana-Louisville battle, do not count out UNC, Kentucky, UCLA or Kansas. Jairus Hamilton, a four-star forward from North Carolina, is nearing a cut list of five or seven. NC State, Wake Forest, Duke and UNC are the likely landing spots. (Rivals.com)

Video: Wendell Moore Discusses Recruiting

Four star small forward North Carolina recruit Wendell Moore holds an offer from Roy Williams and the Tar Heels. Here he discusses which other colleges are involved with his recruitment during the 2017 Peach Jam. View Video...

Zion Williamson among top performers from first live period in July

Leading the week at adidas in points (29.6) and rebounds (13.2) per game, Zion Williamson looked nearly fully healthy following a minor knee injury that forced him to sit out most of the spring. Displaying the jaw-dropping bounciness that enables him to throw down highlight-reel dunks and erase shots, the 6-foot-6, 230-pound Williamson was a playmaker on both ends of the floor. (NBC Sports)

UNC commit Coby White is now a five-star recruit

Combo guard Coby White is a versatile scorer. He can put the ball in the hoop at all three levels. He has improved greatly since committing to North Carolina in July of 2016. Now, White, a 6-4 prospect from Wilson, N.C., is a five-star recruit. Per the industry-generated 247Sports Composite rankings, White is ranked as the No. 22 overall recruit in the 2018 class. (Carolina Blue)

Video: Coby White Scores 50 in East Coast Invitational Game

North Carolina 2018 combo guard commit Coby White scored 50 points in a single game at this summer's East Coast Invitational, showing why he'll be a great fit for Roy Williams in the Tar Heels' fast-paced system. View Video...

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

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

7/12/2017 - 7/15/2017
Watching Rechon Black, Coby White, Jaylen Hoard, Nassir Little, Jonathan Jackson, Wendell Moore, Romeo Langford, Zion Williamson, Ashton Hagans, Christian Brown, Matthew Hurt, Simi Shittu, and Josh Nickelberry at the Peach Jam in North Augusta, SC

More Recruiting Visits

Top UNC Basketball Recruits
RecruitClassRating
Jalek Felton2017 PG
Romeo Langford2018 SG
Coby White2018 CG
Zion Williamson2018 SF
Matthew Hurt2019 PF
Garrison Brooks2017 PF
Brandon Huffman2017 PF
Rechon Black2018 PG
Jairus Hamilton2018 SF
Wendell Moore2019 SF

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