Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
Rashad Vaughn will visit North Carolina Feb. 15, his mentor, Pete Kaffey, confirmed to SNY.tv.
The Tar Heels host Pittsburgh in ACC play Feb. 15.
“[Carolina coach] Roy [Williams]’s been calling him,” Kaffey said, referring to Vaughn. “I know Roy’s been calling him. Roy always calls Rashad.”
The 6-foot-5 Vaughn nearly committed to Carolina during a visit last spring, but held off upon talking to his family.
He is coming off visits to UNLV earlier this week and Iowa State recently.
The Findlay Prep shooting guard is also considering Arizona, Kansas, Baylor and home-state Minnesota.
“I have no timetable,” Vaughn told the Las Vegas Sun. “Whenever the school feels right.”
Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
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