NORTH CAROLINA RUMORS

Four Downs: Youth, QB battle focus of UNC spring game

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina's Blue Team ran past the White Team 38-17 in the annual spring game, and all analysis past this point should be prefaced with the caveat that this is only a scrimmage and ultimately doesn't mean much in the grand scheme. It also serves to highlight not only some of the reasons there is a lot of optimism surrounding the Tar Heels moving...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Spring Game: Signee Photos

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- Numerous signees were on hand for North Carolina's spring game on Saturday. Check out photos of some photos of the future Tar Heels ...
Via northcarolina.scout.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

A Sweet Commitment

While visiting North Carolina for the Tar Heels’ Spring Game on Saturday, William Sweet verbally committed to UNC.
Via northcarolina.scout.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tar Heels Still Seeking Shooting Guard

North Carolina hasn't closed the book on its 2014 recruiting class just yet.
Via northcarolina.scout.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

McAdoo to exit UNC early, enter NBA draft

North Carolina forward James Michael McAdoo will forgo his senior season and enter the NBA draft, it was announced Thursday. "I just feel I am ready to play at the next level and excited about that challenge," McAdoo said in a statement released by the school. "I had chances to go after my freshman and sophomore years but was more excited about coming back to school...
Via Pro Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

James Michael McAdoo to enter NBA Draft

North Carolina junior forward James Michael McAdoo has decided to forego his senior season and declare for the 2014 NBA Draft, according to reports. James Michael McAdoo is entering the 2014 NBA draft. — Dijana Kunovac (@dijana_kunovac) April 3, 2014 In a statement released on Thursday McAdoo thanked his head coach Roy Williams and spoke […]
Via Full Scale Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

North Carolina's James Michael McAdoo declares for NBA draft

North Carolina forward James Michael McAdoo has decided to enter the 2014 NBA Draft, the school announced on Thursday. McAdoo explained his choice to enter the NBA after three seasons at North Carolina in a statement. "I am thankful to God for the opportunities I have had at Carolina,' says McAdoo. "I am thankful for everything I have been blessed to experience from...
Via Pro Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

McAdoo Leaves UNC For NBA Draft

James Michael McAdoo has declared for the 2014 NBA Draft, leaving North Carolina after his junior season. McAdoo averaged 11.4 points and 5.9 rebounds, including 14.3 points and 7.0 rebounds in two seasons as a starter. He earned second-team All-ACC honors as a sophomore and junior. This season, McAdoo averaged 14.2 points and 6.8 boards in leading UNC to a 24-10 record, a tie for...
Via RealGM
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Paige speaks to UNC trustees about student-athletes

In a bit of a pushback against the ongoing media narrative concerning UNC's athletics and academics, several Tar Heel athletes along with athletic director Bubba Cunningham addressed the Board of Trustees regarding that subject on Thursday. One of the participating athletes was Tar Heel basketball player Marcus Paige. Video via the News and Observer Bubba Cunningham Marcus Paige...
Via SCACC Hoops
18 days ago  |  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
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnson High on UNC

North Carolina is slowly but surely making up the ground with Sterling Johnson, a four-star defensive tackle from Clayton (N.C.) Cleveland. He returned to campus on Saturday for the Tar Heels’ practice.
Via northcarolina.scout.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC’s Marcus Paige Announces On Twitter That He’ll Return For His Junior Year

North Carolina sophomore guard Marcus Paige was easily one of the most improved players in all of college basketball this past season. Paige, who more than doubled his scoring average this season to 17.5 points per game, single-handedly kept the Tar Heels in numerous games, helping resurrect a team that struggled to play consistent basketball for the first half of the year. But unlike...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  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
22 days ago  |  Discuss

North Carolina's Marcus Paige looks toward possible NCAA showdown vs. ISU

The bracket had barely hit the television screen Sunday evening when Marcus Paige’s cellphone lit up. Immediately, his buddies did something coaches preach against: They looked ahead to a potential Sunday game between North Carolina, Paige’s team, and Iowa State in the third round of the NCAA Tournament’s East Regional in San Antonio, Texas. “Half my high school (is) Iowa...
Via Pro Sports Daily
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke fan hacks and deletes UNC midterm document, but Tar Heels ain’t even mad

Hey Carolina students, are you mad that a Duke fan deleted all of the information in History 107's midterm google document and posted this meme instead?
Via Gamedayr
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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