UNC Men's Basketball Bio
1 Theo Pinson
Pinson Pinson 1870637

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Played for Coach Keith Gatlin at Wesleyan Christian Academy in High Point, N.C. • Earned third-team USA Today All-America honors in 2014 • Played in McDonald's All-America Game, Nike Hoop Summit and Jordan Brand Classic • Won two consecutive 3-A NCISAA state championships • Averaged 23 points as a senior • The Charlotte Observer's Mr. Basketball for North Carolina in 2014 • Won the Elite 24 dunk contest in 2013 • Played at Oak Ridge (N.C.) Military Academy as a freshman • Teamed with Justin Jackson to earn a gold medal for Team USA at FIBA Americas U-16 championship in 2011 in Mexico • Born Theophilus Alphonso Pinson on Nov. 5 • Son of Theo and Barbara Pinson.

 

Position: Forward/Guard
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 195
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Wesleyan Christian Academy
Major: Undeclared
UNC North Carolina Men's Basketball


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