Bradley, who averaged 7.1 points and 5.1 rebounds this past year, was going to be the inside focal point for the North Carolina attack this upcoming season. Now Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams will have to make due with a batch of new faces.
Berry’s return to the UNC fold (along with fellow senior Theo Pinson) gives the Tar Heels veteran leadership in an era where such experience is void in college basketball.
North Carolina basketball has accomplished a lot during the regular season, but their year will start to be defined this week in New York.
With sportscasters panting over the ACC as the hottest basketball conference at the end of the 2015-2016 season, the usual big brand names pulled in top prospects in men’s college hoops.
The Tar heels have been able to keep up a frenetic pace on offense so far this season. UNC has nearly cracked triple digits in all three wins early this year, led by Joel Berry II and Justin Jackson.
4.7 seconds. Not a very long time. That’s all it took for North Carolina’s hoops dreams to come crashing down.
As we approach week 7, we are officially halfway through the regular season slate of the 2016 college football season. This season has been filled with upsets and surprises through six weeks, and the latter half should be just as exciting.