Inside Carolina | Greg Barnes: Junior wing Theo Pinson underwent surgery to repair a fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot. This injury appears to continue a trend of foot problems that has plagued him throughout his career.
Keeping It Heel | Alec Lasley: Incoming freshman Brandon Robinson is known as a great shooter, but he will need to work on his rebounding during his time with UNC. Once expected to see sporadic playing time, Robinson’s role might expand now that Theo Pinson is out indefinitely.
Inside Carolina | Greg Barnes: Since Marcus Paige left campus, many have commented that the Tar Heels’ perimeter play will be weak this season. Joel Berry isn’t having any of it, though, and is confident they will do just fine.
The News & Observer | Andrew Carter: Roy Williams spoke at ACC Media Day about replacing Marcus Paige and Brice Johnson, as well as the the injured Theo Pinson. He also spoke about Justin Jackson and incoming freshman Tony Bradley.