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North Carolina Athletics | October 23, 2017

UNC's Joel Berry II to miss four weeks with broken hand

  Joel Berry II -- last year's Final Four Most Outstanding Player -- will miss about four weeks.

University of North Carolina senior point guard Joel Berry II will miss approximately four weeks due to a broken bone in his right hand.

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Berry was the Final Four's Most Outstanding Player in 2017 and the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament MVP in 2016. He is a preseason candidate for the Bob Cousy Award as the nation's top point guard and a member of ESPN's preseason All-America first team.

Last year the Apopka, Florida, native averaged 14.7 points and 3.6 assists in leading Carolina to the national championship. He scored a game-high 22 points in the NCAA title game vs. Gonzaga.

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