Posted October 28, 2013 on
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- Marcus Paige prepared during the offseason to play some minutes at the shooting guard position. But when asked who - in the absence of P.J. Hairston, Leslie McDonald and J.P. Tokoto - played small forward in North Carolina’s recent scrimmage against Vanderbilt, the sophomore pointed his thumb inward and smiled.

North Carolina Basketball: The rise and fall of Marshall

Let me take you back a few years to the 2010-11 season, when the North Carolina fan base was asking that head coach Roy Williams let go of his starting point guard Larry Drew II and let the McDonald’s All-American freshman get the nod. That freshman was Kendall Marshall, and that team, for the next year and a half was the high octane car he was the driver of. Game after game the...

UNC Basketball Player Profile: Leslie McDonald

What makes leadership so important to a team? That’s the question Leslie McDonald has been trying to answer throughout the offseason. The lone scholarship senior on the squad, McDonald has a much bigger role than just being the starting two-guard in the Tar Heel’s lineup. Amid the off-season there has been some issues surrounding McDonald, such as a connection to Hayden “Fats”...

Hubert Davis Is A Dancing, Dancing, Dancing Machine

Hubert Davis is really, really excited about the prospects of this UNC basketball team. Davis is now an assistant basketball coach at his alma mater, the University of North Carolina. During the Tar Heels midnight madness the former NBA player busted a move and then another and then another and then another. Luckily he had his backup dancer Roy Williams doing the shimmy for support...

Roy Williams, Hubert Davis get down at UNC's 'Late Night with Roy'

North Carolina is ranked somewhere near 10th in just about every preseason college basketball ranking. They return James McAdoo and P.J. Hairston, who will be facing some suspension for his offseason legal issues. UNC started its season with its version of Midnight Madness, ‘Late Night with Roy’, and it featured assistant coach Hubert Davis stealing the show with some impressive...
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