June 16, 2016
Player roles change all the time, and this will especially be the case for North Carolina’s basketball team going into next season.
The Tar Heels will return six of their top eight scorers from last year and eight of the 11 men who played more than 100 minutes. However, every person on the roster will likely see some change in his role due to the departures of Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige.
While some players will become go-to scorers, others will only have to worry about doing the little things necessary to help the team win. If everyone does his job, UNC can improve upon last year’s result and bring home a national championship.
Here is a look at some of those priorities each North Carolina starter needs to worry about in 2016-17.