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Robert Johnson Sr. talks about son’s upcoming decision
North Carolina has a couple commitments from some wing guys. How does that affect you guys as far as chances to play early that they have Theo Pinson, Justin Jackson and (point guard) Joel Berry already? Robert Johnson, Sr.: "That...

Recruiting against Tar Heels tough but not impossible
On the eve of basketball prospect Robert Johnson’s announcement of his college choice, I found myself wondering about Virginia’s track record when recruiting against North Carolina. Johnson, a 6-foot-2 point guard from Benedictine in Richmond, has not eliminated any of...

Announcement primer: 2014 guard Robert Johnson
On Friday afternoon, Florida State, Indiana, North Carolina and Virginia will learn where class of 2014 guard Robert Johnson will play in college. Johnson, a senior at Benedictine College Preparatory in Richmond, Virginia, will announce his intentions at 3:30 p.m...

Rivals.com releases 2016 basketball recruit rankings
When looking at the class of 2016 and who should start off ranked at the top, three names kept coming up over and over again: Six-foot-6 shooting guard Josh Jackson from Detroit (Mich.) Consortium, 6-foot-9 power forward Harry Giles from...

Robert Johnson sees recruiting profile boom
Six months ago, Robert Johnson’s best scholarship offers came mostly from mid-major basketball programs. Virginia Commonwealth, perhaps, was the most prestigious school courting him. Over the summer, though, the Benedictine senior's profile has boomed. He now has 20 offers under...

Roy Williams visits Luke Kennard
Four of the country’s top coaches have been to Franklin, Ohio, in the past week to meet with one of 2015’s top recruits. Luke Kennard has been visited by Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski, North Carolina’s Roy Williams, Michigan’s John Beilein and...

Decision time for Robert Johnson
6-foot-3 guard Robert Johnson is currently weighing offers from UVa, UNC, Indiana and Florida State and is expected to announce his decision on Friday. Here's what Benedictine coach Ryan Marable told me, verbatim: “Before the FSU visit, I thought it...

NCAA bars college recruiters from three prep schools
Huntington Prep is off-limits as of now for in-person evaluation. And so are Findlay Prep in Las Vegas and Prime Prep in Dallas. Three of the major destinations nationally for elite-level talent and the coaches that pursue them are shut...

Q&A with Theo Pinson
An informal Q&A with 2014 UNC commit Theo Pinson: If I could be teammates with one pro athlete in any sport, it’d be...Magic Johnson. I will consider myself a success when I...retire from the NBA and know that I did...

Scout.com Releases 2016 Top-25 Basketball Recruits
Harry Giles tops our first 2016 list of top 25 recruits. Giles, who missed the summer and will miss his sophomore season due to a knee injury suffered at USA Basketball, held off strong pushes by Josh Jackson and Thon...

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Where's Roy?
Tracking Roy Williams on the Recruiting Trail

Monday, September 29, 2014
Watching 2016 5-star point guard Dennis Smith, Jr. at Trinity Christian School in Fayetteville, NC

Monday, September 29, 2014
On an in-home visit with 2015 5-star shooting guard Antonio Blakeney in Orlando, FL

Friday, September 12, 2014
On an in-home visit with 2015 SG P.J. Dozier in Columbia, SC

Thursday, September 11, 2014
Visiting 2015 5-star center Stephen Zimmerman on an in-home visit in Las Vegas, NV

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Visiting 2016 5-star SG Malik Monk at Bentonville High School in Bentonville, AR

More Recruiting Visits

Top UNC Basketball Recruits
RecruitClassRating
Antonio Blakeney2015 SG
Brandon Ingram2015 SF
Skal Labissiere2015 C
Malik Newman2015 SG
Ivan Rabb2015 PF
Stephen Zimmerman2015 C
Edrice Adebayo2016 PF
Harry Giles2016 PF
Malik Monk2016 SG
Dennis Smith2016 PG

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