BREAKING: Tyler Nickel Commits to North Carolina
Hubert Davis was quick to win on the recruiting trail during his first summer as UNC's head coach, grabbing class of 2022 commitments from forward Jalen Washington, guard Seth Trimble, and center Will Shaver. The search for a scoring wing lasted a little longer but ended on Wednesday, as Tyler Nickel announced his commitment to UNC.
"It's a great opportunity at a great school and the best place for me," Nickel said.
Nickel, a 6-foot-7 wing from Elkton (Va.) East Rockingham, pledged to the Tar Heels three days after his official visit to Chapel Hill. He also was considering Virginia Tech, Iowa, and LSU.
"They've got a lot of good pieces there now but one thing they said they need now is a scoring wing," Nickel said of the Tar …
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