Just in:The UNC basketball program has extended an offer to one of the top talents in Virginia…Read more.

The UNC basketball program’s interest in five-star forward Nate Ament is longstanding. The Tar Heels’ coaching staff has been monitoring the Warrenton, Virginia native for several months. Head coach Hubert Davis attended the John Wall Invitational in December to scout Ament, and three UNC coaches, including Davis, watched him courtside in Texas during the recent open recruiting period. Shortly after observing his performance, the Tar Heels extended an offer to Ament. Ament announced on social media that he received an offer from the UNC basketball program, making him the fifth…

Don Deal:Duke Men’s Basketball has secured a top-notch player to bolster their team.

Now, the Duke basketball program is getting on a roll in the transfer portal with its second addition in three days following the commitment from Purdue forward Mason Gillis. Gillis made the announcement on social media Monday afternoon after visitng the Blue Devils last week. He joins Syracuse transfer Maliq Brown to commit to Duke after seven players departed the team via the portal. Gillis, a 6-foot-6 forward, has played in 132 games in his career with the Boilermakers, starting 63, but was never in the starting lineup this season while…