UNC Basketball Recruiting

Complete coverage of North Carolina Tar Heels Basketball Recruiting.

Breaking Down Carolina Basketball's 2020 Class

: Clint Jackson, Props – “I really like Love’s size and shifty burst in the open court. He dusts people off the bounce with his change of speed and first step. He’s an athlete who defends, rebounds and scores.” Clint Jackson, Opps – “I think shooting the ball more consistently is an area of growth for him. That, and being a better pure point guard." (Tar Heel Illustrated)

What are UNC's chances with Ziaire Williams?

UNC is still in the running for despite being full on scholarships. Early departures and unexpected defections happen, which is why the Tar Heels remain in touch with the five-star recruit. Their only chance would be for Williams to hold off from committing until after the season - and a roster loss. Only then would UNC have a chance. (

Dikembe Mutombo's son, Ryan, would like to hear from UNC

The trip to the Holiday Hoopsgiving yielded another budding high major recruit in 2021 center Ryan Mutombo, son of NBA Hall of Fame center Dikembe Mutombo. “I’d like to hear from UVA, UNC, Kentucky would be nice, all the big schools that kids dream about when they’re growing up,” he said. “It would be an awesome experience to visit those top schools.” (247 Sports)

Video: UNC Commits Caleb Love, Day'Ron Sharpe Show Out at Thanksgiving Hoopfest

North Carolina 5-star center signee and 5-star UNC point guard signee put on a show at this past weekend's Thanksgiving Hoopfest in Duncanville, Texas. Here's a look at some of their highlights from the event. Read More...

Caleb Love, Day'Ron Sharpe Impress At Thanksgiving Hoopfest

Two of the three five-star prospects in UNC's 2020 recruiting class took the court at the Thanksgiving Hoopfest. Both and were impressive. Sharpe, well, he's just a total monster. Love is more comfortable as a scoring lead guard, but he's plenty capable as a passer and defends well. He's also a sneaky one-and-done candidate. (

Video: Walker Kessler Tournament of Champions Highlights

North Carolina 5-star center commit shows off his expansive skill set for Woodward Academy (Ga.) over the weekend at the Tournament of Champions event in Washington, Illinois. Read More...

2021 5-star point guard Kennedy Chandler sets unofficial UNC visit

A week ago, offered class of 2021 5-star point guard . Following the offer, Chandler admitted it was ‘huge’ and planned on visiting Chapel Hill. Chandler already has taken some college visits and has more scheduled in the coming months, including an unofficial visit to UNC on Feb. 8 for the home matchup against Duke. (Keeping It Heel)

Day'Ron Sharpe "a total beast" at Thanksgiving Hoopfest

North Carolina-bound was a total beast on Friday. This guy is big, he's mean, he's physical, he has skill and possesses a pair of hands that belong in the realm of guys like Kevin Love and Jared Sullinger. Sharpe continued a trend of improving each time he hits the court. He looks like a legitimate instant impact/one and done type big man. (

Will UNC land anyone else in its 2020 basketball recruiting class?

My bet is that North Carolina is not done with its 2020 basketball recruiting class. The Tar Heels will attempt to draw out the recruitment of , though I do not see the five-star playing things out that long and instead, will commit to a west coast-based school. is a far-fetched target. Their final strike could come with a grad-transfer. (

Memorable Basketball Recruiting Battles Of The Past Decade

When it came time for to decide it was going to be Duke, North Carolina, or hometown Iowa State. The thought was that he would select the Blue Devils. During a press conference at his high school, Barnes Skyped the winning coach and everybody in the crowd was surprised to see on the receiving end of the call. (
Next >

Top Basketball Recruits
Walker Kessler2020 C
Caleb Love2020 PG
Day'Ron Sharpe2020 C
Ziaire Williams2020 SF
Patrick Baldwin Jr.2021 SF
Paolo Banchero2021 PF
Kennedy Chandler2021 PG
R.J. Davis2020 CG
Puff Johnson2020 SF
Basketball Recruiting Board
Where's Roy?
Tracking Roy Williams on the Recruiting Trail
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Watching 2021 5-star point guard Kennedy Chandler at his game with Briarcrest Christian in Memphis, TN
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Watching 5-star 2020 UNC center signee Walker Kessler at the Hawks-Naismith Tipoff Classic in Atlanta, GA
Friday, November 1, 2019
Hosting 2020 4-star small forward Puff Johnson on an official visit to Chapel Hill
Friday, October 25, 2019
Hosting 2020 4-star shooting guard Kerwin Walton on an official visit to Chapel Hill
Thursday, October 24, 2019
On an in-home visit with 2020 5-star small forward Ziaire Williams in Chatsworth, CA
More Recruiting Visits

© 2005-2019 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.