It is very hard to compete as an incoming freshman for a starting nod, but with so many new faces in so many positions, there are several soon-to-be Hurricanes that will have that opportunity.
While most likely none of them will be starting Week 1 against Boston College, that doesn't mean they won't be down the road. Injuries to certain players will no doubt catapult the freshmen closer and closer to that No. 1 spot.
Here are five freshmen that I believe will eventually become starters this season.