Isaiah Hicks is staying in Seoul

Isaiah Hicks has signed with the Seoul Samsung Thunders for the second straight season. Hicks was the star player for the Korean Basketball League (KBL) team this past season, leading the team in PPG, RPG and BPG. Follow on Twitter at @britishtarheel for updates on Tar Heels Overseas. Hicks played 54 games for Seoul this season andContinue reading “Isaiah Hicks is staying in Seoul”

Justin Knox signs for San-en NeoPhoenix

Justin Knox has signed for San-en NeoPhoenix of the B-League 1, the top-tier of Japanese basketball. Knox was most recently playing in South Korea for Wonju Dongbu Promy. Follow @britishtarheel on Twitter for all updates on Tar Heels playing professional basketball overseas. Justin Knox was a Graduate Transfer at Carolina, after gaining his degree at the UniversityContinue reading “Justin Knox signs for San-en NeoPhoenix”

Deon Thompson signs for Leones de Ponce

Deon Thompson has signed for Leones de Ponce of the Baloncesto Superior Nacional (BSN), the top-tier of Puerto Rican basketball. Thompson has signed a contract from July to September/October depending on if the team reach the playoffs. Follow @britishtarheel on Twitter for all updates on Tar Heels playing professional basketball overseas. Thompson spoke to CeilingContinue reading “Deon Thompson signs for Leones de Ponce”

JP Tokoto is staying at Hapoel Tel Aviv

Jean-Pierre Tokoto was the human highlight film at the University of North Carolina and has since been stunning crowds with his athleticism and ability all over the world. According to @HapoelTLVBC on Twitter, JP Tokoto will be playing again for Hapoel Tel Aviv next season. Tokoto has played the 2020/21 season in Tel Aviv andContinue reading “JP Tokoto is staying at Hapoel Tel Aviv”

Tar Heels Overseas Update

All over the world, players are aiming for the postseason or for some their 2020/2021 season has come to an end. This update looks at the remaining Tar Heels playing in Europe and Asia. Read the latest on Joel Berry II and Luke Maye reaching the playoffs in their first seasons overseas, veteran Marcus GinyardContinue reading “Tar Heels Overseas Update”

James McAdoo signs extension at Hitachi Sun Rockers

James Michael McAdoo is a 2x NBA Champion and has been playing the past season in Japan for the Hitachi Shibuya Sun Rockers. McAdoo has agreed to his player option to sign an extension to remain in Shibuya for the 2020/21 season according to SLASH Sports and Entertainment. View this post on Instagram A postContinue reading “James McAdoo signs extension at Hitachi Sun Rockers”

Interview with Marcus Ginyard – the truth about overseas.

Marcus Ginyard is the latest Tar Heel to join George on the Ceiling is the Roof Podcast. Marcus played at the University of North Carolina from 2005-2010, making him a member of the 2009 national championship team. Marcus has since played internationally since graduating from Chapel Hill and has played all over the world. SubscribeContinue reading “Interview with Marcus Ginyard – the truth about overseas.”

Tar Heels in WNBA – Season Tips Off

The WNBA tipped off its 25th season on Friday evening and currently, there are four Tar Heels on rosters throughout the league; Stephanie Watts, Allisha Gray, Jessica Breland and Diamond DeShields. Ceiling is the Roof will be keeping a close eye on the Tar Heels in the WNBA and providing their latest statistics and highlightsContinue reading “Tar Heels in WNBA – Season Tips Off”

Top 10 ‘What If’ Tar Heels

The University of North Carolina has had some of the best players to play the game of basketball, but fans will always wonder of the hypothetical, “what if that player signed for the Tar Heels?”, or “what would have happened if he joined that team?”. We could have had superstars joining Championship Teams such asContinue reading “Top 10 ‘What If’ Tar Heels”

Tar Heels in Europe – May Update

Over in Europe, lots of teams are finishing their regular season and heading into the playoffs. There are many Tar Heels who are trying to achieve postseason success overseas. Here is the latest update on the Tar Heels in Europe, with their latest statistics, highlights and interviews. This month we have Kenny Williams joining theContinue reading “Tar Heels in Europe – May Update”