North Carolina starts football practice on Friday. Between now and then, I'm providing some thoughts on where the Tar Heels stand at every position entering preseason practice.
Now we'll look at the …
Hughes (6-2, 220, Sr.)
Schoettmer (6-1, 230, Jr.**)
Jackson (6-2, 210, Soph.^)
Staub (6-2, 235, Soph.) OR
Mastromatteo (6-2, 235, Soph.)
^ – indicates player has redshirted
** – indicates player walked onto the team (though could be on scholarship now). Status does not count in position's average recruiting ranking.