Heels Earn All-ACC Honors

GREENSBORO, N.C. — North Carolina juniors Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige both grabbed third-team honors on the 2014-15 All-ACC Basketball Team, while Tar Heel teammate Kennedy Meeks earned honorable mention. Justin Jackson was named All-Freshman.

Paige leads Carolina in scoring (13.5 ppg), three-point percentage (.385), assists (137) and steals (49). Johnson leads the Tar Heels in rebounding (7.9 rpg) and field goal percentage (.570) and is second on the team in scoring (12.6 ppg). Meeks averaged 12.0 ppg and 7.6 rpg while shooting .568 from the floor.

Jackson closed out the regular season averaging 13.0 points and 5.3 rebounds over his last five games. On the year in 31 games, including 30 starts, Jackson is fourth on the team in scoring (10.1) and third in assists (2.5). 2014-15 ACSMA All-ACC Teams
(First place votes in parenthesis, followed by total points)

First Team All-ACC
Jahlil Okafor, Fr., Duke (64), 320
Jerian Grant, Sr., Notre Dame (64), 320
Rakeem Christmas, Gr. Syracuse (51), 294
Malcolm Brogdon, Jr., Virginia (53), 293
Olivier Hanlan, Jr., Boston College (29), 246

Second Team All-ACC
Montrezl Harrell, Jr., Louisville (21), 220
Quinn Cook, Sr., Duke (23), 219
Terry Rozier, So., Louisville (2), 154
Trevor Lacey, Jr., NC State (2), 123
Justin Anderson, Jr., Virginia (5), 106

Third Team All-ACC
Marcus Paige, Jr., North Carolina (4), 97
Tyus Jones, Fr., Duke (2), 89
Pat Connaughton, Sr., Notre Dame, 45
Anthony Gill, Jr., Virginia, 42
Brice Johnson, Jr., North Carolina, 40

Honorable Mention
Jamel Artis, So., Pittsburgh, 33
Tonye Jekiri, Jr., Miami, 32
London Perrantes, So., Virginia, 31
Sheldon McClellan, Jr., Miami, 31
Justise Winslow, Fr., Duke, 29
Xavier Rathan-Mayes, Fr., Florida State, 24
Michael Young, So., Pittsburgh, 14
Angel Rodriguez, Jr., Miami, 13
Codi Miller-McIntyre, Jr., Wake Forest, 12
Kennedy Meeks, So., North Carolina, 10

All-ACC Freshman Team
Jahlil Okafor, Duke, *64
Tyus Jones, Duke, 62
Justise Winslow, Duke, 59
Xavier Rathan-Mayes, Florida State, 57
Justin Jackson, North Carolina, 22

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