Chris Hilburn-Trenkle


Students cheer on the UNC men’s basketball team from the risers in the Smith Center during the game against Duke on March 4, 2017.

Press Coverage Feb. 8, 2018

The battle for Tobacco Road takes place tomorrow night, and to get in the spirit, DTH Sports Editor Chapel Fowler joins Sam Jarden and Chris-Hilburn Trenkle to discuss the No. 21 North Carolina men's basketball team's chances against No. 9 Duke on Thursday night, as well as make their early picks on the 2017-18 ACC Player of the Year.

Five-star recruit Zion Williamson sits court side at North Carolina's exhibition game against Barton College on Oct. 19.

Zion Williamson picks Duke over UNC, others

Zion Williamson will not be taking his talents to North Carolina. But, he'll play nearby. On Saturday night, the highly touted senior power forward announced his decision to commit to the Duke Blue Devils. Williamson chose Duke over some prestigious programs including UNC, Kansas and Kentucky. South Carolina and Clemson were also in the running.