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MARCUS PAIGE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Marcus Paige returns for 2014-15 more relaxed, confident

Marcus Paige hasn't been back home to Cedar Rapids, Iowa very much in the off-season. But when he has, people have been careful to not to mention the way the Tar Heels' last season ended -- an 85-83 loss to the No. 3 seed Iowa State in the third round of the Tournament. "One of my best friends goes (to Iowa State), and he still doesn't say too much to me about it...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
13 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
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Paige Laughs After Hearing ESPN Ranked Roy Williams As The 16th Best Coach

In the college basketball offseason, there often isn’t a ton to write about – online publications (ourselves included) have to get creative in order to keep traffic consistent. Even the big players, like ESPN.com, will come out with list-type articles that attempt to rank teams, recruits, current players or even coaches. The Worldwide Leader released one such post over the last...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Paige Supports Former Teammate: ‘I’m officially a Hornets fan! All day #FreePJ’

Over the past year and a half, P.J. Hairston’s basketball career has taken him from North Carolina to Texas to back to North Carolina. The shooting guard was dismissed from the Tar Heels’ program in 2013 following an arrest. Hairston spent the 2013-14 season playing for the Texas Legends of the NBA Developmental League. Tonight, the Charlotte Hornets selected the sharpshooter...
Via College Spun
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: UNC's Marcus Paige catches Nate Britt napping

Marcus Paige is one of college basketball’s best point guards. The North Carolina rising sophomore averaged 17.5 points and 4.2 assists per game during the 2013-14 season.  He also appears to have a pretty good sense of humor. North Carolina is currently running a basketball camp, and Paige caught fellow point guard Nate Britt sleeping on the job Britt, as a freshman for the...
Via College Spun
June 21, 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

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

UNC Basketball: projecting UNC’s starting lineup for the 2013-14 season

This is a tough one. After a down season last year by UNC standards, the Tar Heels are relatively deep heading into the 2013-2014 season. With that depth comes some difficult decisions that will have to be made when it comes to determining who the starters will be next season. There are a bunch of position battles going on as we speak, especially in the frontcourt. Point Guard: Marcus...
Via isportsweb.com
October 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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