Kennedy Meeks

UNC Basketball:  Early Season Player Awards
keepingitheel.com

The North Carolina Tar Heels are now 10 games into the season with a record of 7-3 and as the Heels get ready for their final three non-conference opponents before ACC play starts, we are handing out some awards for the first part of the season. MVP: Marcus Paige: While some of the other awards […]

1
Like
Save
For UNC, McDonald is better than nothing
espn.go.com

Since the start of the season, really, and maybe a little before, Leslie McDonald and P.J. Hairston have typically been discussed as though they were a package deal. Understandably so: Both perimeter-oriented UNC shooting guards were watching games from the sideline in casual dress for vague eligibility-related reasons. Both players were practicing but not playing. […]

1
Like
Save
Kennedy Meeks ahead of schedule
espn.go.com

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina’s Kennedy Meeks dropped nearly 40 pounds before the season began, yet he still knows quite well how to throw his weight around. The 6-foot-9, 280-pounder was at it again Saturday night with 12 points, eight rebounds and two assists in just 15 minutes of play during Carolina’s 81-50 win […]

2
Like
Save
UNC Basketball: How To Keep The Momentum Going
keepingitheel.com

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde aka the North Carolina Tar Heels are alive and well. Just three days removed from being battered and beaten by UAB, The Heels went into East Lansing and laid the smack down on the #1 team in the country, Michigan State. Now Carolina must build off this victory and find […]

2
Like
Save
Brice Johnson Emerging as Tar Heels’ Biggest X-Factor
bleacherreport.com

North Carolina’s Brice Johnson is currently the most dynamic sixth man in college basketball. He is the Tar Heels’ leading rebounder (7 RPG), their leading shot-blocker (1.6 BPG) and their No. 2 scorer (13.6 PPG). He is shooting a blistering 62.5 percent from the field and is No. 24 in the nation in Ken Pomeroy’s […]

1
Like
Save
Wrapping up the UNC-Michigan State game
espn.go.com

North Carolina coach Roy Williams said heading into the Michigan State game that he expected his team to play better than it did in Sunday’s loss at UAB. I think it’s safe to say “playing better” didn’t actually equate to a double-digit win on the road against the nation’s No. 1 team in his mind. […]

1
Like
Save
Is Coach Roy Williams Losing His Edge?
bleacherreport.com

The North Carolina Tar Heels have loads of talent. Head coach Roy Williams recruits top prospects to Chapel Hill each and every season. However, recently it has seemed as though many of those prospects have failed to develop as fans have anticipated, especially in the frontcourt. Is Roy Williams slipping? You certainly cannot debate Williams’ […]

3
Like
Save
Meek(s) and mild Thanksgiving
espn.go.com

North Carolina center Kennedy Meeks was scheduled to make his college announcement between Georgetown and UNC a year ago on ESPNU. A coast away, some members of the Tar Heels’ coaching staff had gathered in the sports bar at their hotel to watch. Carolina was about to face Long Beach State before heading to the […]

1
Like
Save