Tar Heels in Europe – May Update

Over in Europe, lots of teams are finishing their regular season and heading into the playoffs. There are many Tar Heels who are trying to achieve postseason success overseas. Here is the latest update on the Tar Heels in Europe, with their latest statistics, highlights and interviews. This month we have Kenny Williams joining theContinue reading “Tar Heels in Europe – May Update”

Kenny Williams signs for Bnei Herzliya in Israel

Kenny Williams has recently signed for Bnei Herzliya in the Israeli Basketball Premier League after two years at Austin Spurs in the NBA G-League. Bnei Herzelia is currently on a 7-16 record in their league, with Williams joining for the rest of the season. They will be hoping that Williams will bring more of theContinue reading “Kenny Williams signs for Bnei Herzliya in Israel”

Tar Heels in Asia – April Update

The basketball season in Asia is coming to a close with the season finished for the Tar Heels playing in South Korea, and a handful of games left in the regular season in Japan. This update takes a look at the latest statistics of James McAdoo and Jawad Williams in Japan. Also, looking at thisContinue reading “Tar Heels in Asia – April Update”

Tar Heels in Europe – April Update

I think most of the University of North Carolina fans have been caught up with everything going on in Chapel Hill and the transfer portal. In other news, Tar Heels are continuing their season overseas, and here is the latest update on the 12 Tar Heels playing in Europe this year. As usual, including theContinue reading “Tar Heels in Europe – April Update”

Tar Heels in Asia – March Update

There are currently five Tar Heels playing in Asia and they have been making a lot of noise lately – including game winning shots from Jawad Williams and Isaiah Hicks. Also, James Michael McAdoo on the front of Haagen-Dazs in Japan… yes really. Here is the latest update on the Tar Heels in Asia, withContinue reading “Tar Heels in Asia – March Update”

Tar Heels in Europe – March Update

The current North Carolina Tar Heels may have finished their season, however throughout Europe there are 12 Tar Heels still playing professional basketball overseas. In this monthly update I was able to speak with Justin Pierce in Finland, Marcus Ginyard in France and Joel James in Turkey. All players giving me more of an updateContinue reading “Tar Heels in Europe – March Update”

Marcus Paige vs Luke Maye in the EuroCup

On Wednesday evening, Marcus Paige and Luke Maye faced off against one another in the EuroCup in Trento, Italy. Paige’s KK Partizan travelled to play Luke Maye’s Dolomiti Energia Trento. Paige is now in his third season in Belgrade, Serbia. He was well known for his scoring during his days at UNC, especially from deepContinue reading “Marcus Paige vs Luke Maye in the EuroCup”

Tar Heels in Europe – February Update

Here’s a monthly update on the Tar Heels playing professional basketball in Europe. You can check out what the Tar Heels in Europe were up to previously in January’s update. I recently spoke to Joel James (UNC 2012-2016) who confirmed with me that he is now playing overseas in Turkey after his time playing professionallyContinue reading “Tar Heels in Europe – February Update”