Posted March 20, 2012 on northcarolina.scout.com
The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced its All-America teams on Tuesday morning, and North Carolina's Harrison Barnes and Tyler Zeller were selected to the Second Team. Both are now qualified to have their jerseys hang in the Smith Center rafters.
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