UNC Basketball: The Five Carolina One-and-Dones

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UNC Basketball: The Five Carolina One-and-Dones
UNC Basketball: The Five Carolina One-and-Dones

When Nassir Little and Coby White declared for the 2019 NBA draft earlier this month, they brought the count up to five Carolina one-and-done players in the 16 years under coach Roy Williams, barring a mind change that would go against the available evidence. Little and White joined Marvin Williams (2004-05), Brandan Wright (2006-07), and Tony Bradley (2016-17) as the non-transfer Tar Heels to spend only one season donning baby blue before a jump to the NBA. In terms of role on their respective UNC teams, this group consists of three sixth men/top reserve forwards (two national champions), one very good third- or fourth-option starter, and one star. Maybe I'm underrating Wright (starter) and/or

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