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MARCUS PAIGE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Butler-North Carolina Preview

North Carolina often faltered when Marcus Paige wasn't at his best in 2013-14, but the Tar Heels are showing much better balance this season. No. 5 North Carolina looks to continue its well-rounded attack Wednesday against Butler in a Battle 4 Atlantis first-round matchup in the Bahamas. Paige finished fourth in the ACC last season with 17.5 points per game and shot 46.7 percent...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC basketball: The rise of Marcus Paige

Coach Roy Williams stopped practice several times just to send a simple message to his players: Marcus Paige “is our best player, and don’t forget that”. I just wish Roy had stopped practice last season to deliver that message as a few players would have done well to take note- looking at you McAdoo. Let’s breakdown everyone’s favorite Tar Heel and decide what’s in store...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Paige is the best guard in the country

Mike DeCourcy ranked junior Marcus Paige as the best point guard in the country however Paige in my opinion is the best guard in the country whether it is at the one or two.  When North Carolina lost PJ Hairston for the 2013-2014 season Marcus Paige knew he had to be aggressive offensively.  North Carolina’s lack of perimeter scoring forced Paige to spend a lot of time playing...
Via SCACC Hoops
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

North Carolina Point Guard Marcus Paige Trolls A Duke Fan On Twitter With Children’s Book Reference

There are not a lot of negatives to being a star collegiate athlete, but dealing with fans of opposing teams on Twitter is one of them. Marcus Paige was mocked by a Duke fan on Twitter earlier Thursday, and the North Carolina star point guard’s response to the troller is as good as it gets.  @marcuspaige5 I bet it is awesome…no class……EVER — Private (@Jasonwfan22) April...
Via College Spun
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

UNC’s Marcus Paige Announced He Will Return for His Junior Season

North Carolina star Marcus Paige announced via Twitter that he will forego the NBA draft this year and instead will be returning to school next year for his junior season, sort of. Time to move on and focus on improving this offseason. Next year has a chance to be special! — Marcus Paige (@marcuspaige5) March 25, 2014 Some are arguing that this was a generic tweet about UNC basketball...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Paige’s Sister Posts Heartfelt Message About Her Brother After UNC’s Loss

The North Carolina Tar Heels, like many of their ACC colleagues, won’t be marching onto the Sweet 16 this season after falling to Iowa State in an absolutely incredible game Sunday afternoon. But it’s not for the lack of effort by sophomore guard Marcus Paige. Paige, who more than doubled his scoring average this past season, repeatedly put the team on his back during a year...
Via College Spun
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Paige hits Game Winner, and scores 31 in 2nd half

Marcus Paige is the best 2nd half player in the country. That was once again on display in North Carolina’s one point overtime victory over NC State. Paige scored 35 points in the game but the most important of those points came with time close to expiring in overtime. After a TJ Warren free throw to give NC State a 1 point lead, Paige had 7 seconds to do his magic. He took...
Via roundballchat.com
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

UNC basketball: Tar Heels caught streaking

After a 1-4 start to conference play and sole possession of last place, the North Carolina Tar Heels’ men’s basketball team currently holds a four-game winning streak and are right back in the thick of things in the ACC. So the headline may have been deceiving. You may have been expecting a much more entertaining article involving players actually streaking Will Ferrell style...
Via isportsweb.com
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

UNC basketball: What’s next for the Heels

Despite a few questionable losses early in the season, many college basketball fans were surprisingly impressed with the play of the Tar Heels. However, it seems as though now the feeling has switched to disappointment following the Tar Heels’ most recent performances. The Heels have lost three straight games and have sole possession of last place in the ACC, and the buzz around...
Via isportsweb.com
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

North Carolina Basketball: AP pollster doesn’t like UNC

Being an AP voter should be an honor which is taken seriously How many times during the college basketball season do you hear “don’t worry about the polls, the title is won on the court in this sport” ? This has been proved over and over to be very true. However, after reading this small blurb by Gary Parrish (CBS Sports), the whole idea of the poll has definitely turned sour...
Via isportsweb.com
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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