UNC stays involved with Keion Brooks

By Mychal Hunter The Tar Heels have seen their recruiting pick up recently. In the last few years Roy Williams had been criticized a bit for not getting the big fish into the boat. He is putting those concerns to bed these days. Andrew Slater just tweeted out that UNC has landed in the final …

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Pitt and Syracuse get Offical Visits with Akok

By Mychal Hunter According to a tweet sent out by 247sports recruiting guru Evan Daniels, Akok Akok has cut his list to five and has set official visits. https://twitter.com/EvanDaniels/status/1044607128483364864 Syracuse will host on 10/20, while Pittsburgh will get the final crack at the 6'10 power forward on 10/23. Akok, who after a tremendous summer, saw …

Beran eliminates Boston College

By Mychal Hunter According to Boston College Insiders, Top 50 player Robbie Beran has eliminated the Eagles from consideration and is now down to his final 3 of Northwestern, Georgia Tech and Virginia Tech. The news has to be somewhat deflating for the Eagles and fans as they were one of if not the first …

ACCBR Asks: Who is the ACC’s best returning player?

By Mychal Hunter In the spirit of my "ACC's Top Returning Players" list, I asked some friends what their thoughts were on the subject. Here is how they responded: Kevin Sweeney of CBB Central podast and CBB_central.com The top returning player in the ACC is Luke Maye. Honestly, Maye is one of my favorite players …

Wake Forest adds Top 150 shooter

By Mychal Hunter Wake Forest coach Danny Manning kicked off his 2019 recruiting class today, landing top 150 forward Ismael Massoud. Massoud, a 6'8, 200 pound wing from the Bronx New York is currently ranked at number 125 in the country. Known primarily for his shooting Ismael brings size and ability to the wing and …

ACC’s Top Returning Players: #9 Markell Johnson

By Mychal Hunter Anyone who has listened or read my material in the past year knows, I love this kid's game. Coming in at #9, the second entry for the North Carolina State Wolfpack: Markell Johnson. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EHYK4-ivU8 Coming into last season when I first started ACCBR one of the first pieces I wrote was "5 …

ACC’s Top Returning Players: #10 Cam Johnson

By Mychal Hunter UNC finally makes their first appearance on the list. I will admit that this might be a bit high, but I love this kids game. Kicking off the top 10 returning players in the ACC, Cameron Johnson. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dk8d3GY-a68 Look, I am aware that just yesterday I called Kyle Guy one dimensional. I …

ACC’s Top Returning Players: #11 Ty Jerome

By Mychal Hunter Back to back appearances by the Cavaliers. This is another one of my favorite players around the conference. Just a treat to watch play. #11 on the ACCBR top returning players list is All ACC third team member, Ty Jerome. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1nd7Bs96QE Guy may have the stroke, but Jerome has the distance. This …

ACC’s Top Returning Players: #12 Kyle Guy

By Mychal Hunter The Virginia Cavaliers finally make an appearance on the countdown. Coming in at number 12, 2017-18 first team all ACC member Kyle Guy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCZnKtxrIXM Probably not the best idea to call one of the best shooters in the country trash when your team isn't putting one of its better products on the …

ACC’s Top Returning Players: 13b Eli Thomas

By Mychal Hunter To be quite frank, this is one of my favorite players to watch play in the ACC. Coming in at number 13b, Eli Thomas. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bsLZmt2fAgM Rim protecting big men are the best, aren't they? Only two of the top 10 shot blockers in the ACC from last year return this season, Thomas …