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With Paige gone, Berry takes lead in Tar Heels' backcourt

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) Joel Berry II knows what awaits him this year at North Carolina. He's coming off a big year in which his offensive output and floor game blossomed for a team that won the Atlantic Coast Conference championship and played for the NCAA title. And with four-year starter Marcus Paige gone, Berry enters his junior season looking like the top candidate to take Paige's role as the guy to entrust with a taking a big shot.
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