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Look: Another North Carolina Player Is Returning For 2022-23 Season

RJ Davis of North Carolina with the ball.

FORT WORTH, TEXAS - MARCH 19: R.J. Davis #4 of the North Carolina Tar Heels dribbles the ball as Adam Flagler #10 of the Baylor Bears defends in the second half of the game during the second round of the 2022 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Dickies Arena on March 19, 2022 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

The North Carolina Tar Heels are returning yet another key player for the 2022-23 season.

On Saturday, rising junior R.J. Davis announced his decision to return to Chapel Hill for a redemption season with the ACC powerhouse.

"Y'all thought I was leaving? Nah. Let's run it back," Davis said in a video on Twitter.

Davis is now the third player from North Carolina's National Championship starting lineup to announce his return this offseason. First was ACC player of the year runner-up Armando Bacot, followed by now-fifth-year senior Leaky Black. The team is still waiting on a decision from star point guard Caleb Love.

Davis was always the most likely player from the Tar Heels' "Iron Five" to return this coming season. Though his NBA draft stock took a spike with his stellar NCAA Tournament play, the 20-year-old guard will certainly benefit from another season under second-year head coach Hubert Davis.

Davis joined Roy Williams' program as a four-star recruit in the 2020 class. After a solid season off the bench in 2020-21, the crafty guard took massive leaps in his sophomore season -- averaging 13.5 points and starting every game for which he was available. In North Carolina's second-round upset victory over No. 1-seed Baylor, Davis dropped 30 points, six assists and five rebounds.

There's speculation that Love's decision could be coming sometime in the next week.