Found December 14, 2012 on Fox Sports Carolinas:
Leslie McDonald said he stopped worrying about his surgically repaired right knee last summer, a year after he tore the ACL that forced him to miss all of last basketball season. But if you saw McDonald in North Carolinas first few basketball games this season, you may have a different opinion. McDonald appeared neither comfortable nor confident in the knee. He wasnt the same player he was before the injury. Maybe it was a necessary path to travel to work out the kinks, especially psychologically, because over the last two games, the redshirt junior from Memphis has played the best ball of his career, averaging 19 points and four rebounds in 42 total minutes of action. Leslie is a big threat for us, coach Roy Williams said. Whether hes coming off the bench or starting, it really doesnt make a difference. McDonald started in UNCs win over UAB two weeks ago, but otherwise has been instant offense off the bench. His sweet perimeter stroke has frustrated opponents and excited the T...
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