North Carolina's Marcus Paige (5) makes a steal from Syracuse's Michael Gbinije (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. (Robert Willett/The News & Observer via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT
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March 01, 2016

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) North Carolina guard Marcus Paige has won the Skip Prosser Award for the second straight year.

The Atlantic Coast Conference on Tuesday announced Paige as the winner of its award for the top scholar-athlete in men's basketball.

Paige joined former Tar Heels player Tyler Zeller as the only two-time winners of the award named for the late Wake Forest coach.

Paige is a senior double majoring in media and journalism, and history. He leads all active ACC players with 1,706 career points, 272 3-pointers and 192 steals.

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