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North Carolina Tar Heels Front Office
Dean Smith passed away on Feb. 7 at the age of 85.
Kentucky and Duke have 18 former players in the NBA apiece, while UCLA has the most total professionals with 34.
Jahlil Okafor has been named the 2015 ACC Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year.
Jay Bilas will call the game with Dan Shulman.
Duke has 20 current NBA players, while North Carolina and Kentucky each have 18.
Dean Smith was the head coach of the Tar Heels from 1961 to 1997, retiring as the winningest coach in college basketball.
Jalek Felton is a top-10 player in the class of 2017 and the nephew of Raymond Felton.
Joining Okafor on the team are North Carolina junior point guard Marcus Paige, Wisconsin senior forward Frank Kaminsky, Louisville junior forward Montrezl Harrell and Wichita State junior point Fred VanVleet.