Caulton Tudor has an article up about what Forte's departure means to UNC,
and in his view, it's
not looking good. Our advice to Matt Doherty: take the increased
athleticism he'll have and play defense like Pitino or Huggins for a year.
The players are talented enough to score in transition and that sort of negates
outside shooting deficiencies to an extent. One thing's for sure: we'll know a
lot more about Doherty's coaching talents.
Scott Fowler thinks that several
of UNC's streaks are in jeopardy.
Eddie Landreth says that both Duke and UNC will
have to recruit like heck to maintain their standing as elite programs. With
mass NBA defections now common, he could be right.