Menu

UNC’s JV basketball team a chance to play for Tar Heels

Saturday, January 04, 2014

Division I college JV teams barely exist anymore. Before 1972, freshmen were ineligible to play varsity college basketball. So instead, they played on freshman teams. When the rule changed, allowing freshmen to play on varsity, JV teams became easily disposable. Schools no longer had a need for them. UNC’s JV program is the only one of its kind. (Raleigh News & Observer)

Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related:

Recent Basketball Articles:

Report: Six teams in running for SF Wayne Ellington

Donald Williams to raise money for his basketball camp with celebrity fundraiser

Sources: Brandan Wright agrees to nearly $18 million deal with Grizzlies

Zeller parents ink book about their basketball boys

Danny Green agrees to 4-year, $45 million deal to return to Spurs

Spurs free agent Danny Green: I’d be ‘crazy’ not to meet with Knicks

Despite draft status, Tokoto, Lacey face similar NBA challenge

Tyler Zeller discusses NBA, Summer Pickup Games, UNC Career

Basketball Menu
Basketball News Schedule Roster Recruiting Rankings & Standings Tar Heels in the NBA Jerseys in the Rafters McDonald's All-Americans Final Four Appearances Women's Basketball