CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- North Carolina held a special celebration at halftime of Saturday's game to honor Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige.
February 20, 2017
Brice Johnson was at the Barclays Center on Thursday night to hear his name called as the No. 25 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. Check out photos of his draft night moment.
The consensus All-American forward becomes the 47th Tar Heel selected in the first round.
Track the latest picks in the 2016 NBA Draft.
President Larry Bird has the 20th overall selection Thursday.
Twenty-five young players were selected to train with Team USA in preparation for the Olympics, including five who have yet to enter the NBA.
As the NBA draft approaches, players wait anxiously to see where they will land. Several players from the ACC have high projections from early mock drafts.
After an All-American senior season, Brice Johnson is focused on proving his value to NBA teams in advance of the draft.