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P.J. Hairston hilariously pranks teammate Marcus Paige (VIDEO)

Oct 1, 2013, 11:00 AM EDT

P.J. Hairston had a rough summer, but it wasn’t enough to get North Carolina’s leading scorer booted from the team.

He may have lost his chance to spend the season in a leadership role for the Tar Heels, but, as Leslie McDonald told Bret Strelow of the Fayetteville Observer, “I can tell you his spirits are up and running.”

Well, you can see that in the video above, as Hairston pulls of a hilarious prank where, well, I won’t ruin it for you. And of course, a prank isn’t pulled off properly if you don’t tell them about it afterwards:

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