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NBA Draft 2012: Breaking Down Tyler Zeller's NBA Prospects
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After four solid years as a North Carolina Tar Heel, and an ACC Player of the Year award to show for it, Tyler Zeller will most likely be a lottery selection in the 2012 NBA Draft. It appears he made the right choice in playing out his senior season at UNC.

Despite his consistent career in Chapel Hill, it hasn't been easy gaining respect among NBA scouts.

Even with an ACC POY and four seasons of work on his resume, he still was overlooked in favor of his freshman brother Cody Zeller, from Indiana. When Cody pulled out, Tyler's stock rose.

So, why is it Tyler Zeller has been such a hard sell for scouts and analysts?

That's exactly what I will uncover in the fourth and final part of my series on the NBA prospects of Tar Heels entering the draft—and I couldn't think of a more fitting player to end it with.

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