|No. 5 – North Carolina Tar Heels|
|League||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|Born||February 11, 2000|
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||220 lb (100 kg)|
|High school||Orlando Christian Prep|
|College||North Carolina (2018–present)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Nassir Shamai Little (born February 11, 2000) is an American college basketball player for the North Carolina Tar Heels of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). He played high school basketball at Orlando Christian Prep in Orlando, Florida. The 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) small forward was one of the top-ranked players in his class.
High school career
Little was named a McDonald's All-American in 2018, being named most valuable player (MVP) at the All-Star game after scoring 28 points and adding five rebounds, one assist and one steal. He also won the Jordan Brand Classic MVP after putting up 24 points in 25 minutes. He is currently ranked as the second-best high school prospect for 2018 by the recruiting service Rivals.
|Name||Hometown||High school / college||Height||Weight||Commit date|
|Orange Park, FL||Orlando Christian Prep (FL)||6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)||215 lb (98 kg)||Oct 4, 2017|
|Recruiting star ratings: Scout: N/A Rivals: 247Sports: ESPN: ESPN grade: 95|
|Overall recruiting rankings: Rivals: 2 247Sports: 3 ESPN: 6|
So far this season Little has come off the bench for the Tar Heels. The beginning of the season was very controversial because Roy Williams started Garrison Brooks over the heavily recruited freshman.
- Boone, Kyle (March 29, 2018). "McDonald's All-American Game: North Carolina signee Nassir Little takes home MVP honors". CBS Sports. Retrieved May 1, 2018.