Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Roy Williams ready to ‘smell the roses’ after scare


It was only three weeks ago, but Roy Williams said it felt like three years ago. The UNC men’s basketball coach gathered his team in the locker room at the Smith Center and told them he had a tumor on each kidney. The chance he had cancer, he thought, was 95 percent. The Tar Heels were back at the Smith Center on Thursday for preseason media day, and the atmosphere was much more festive. (Durham Herald-Sun)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related: |

Recent Basketball News:

Harrison Barnes, other NBA players bring basketball overseas in exchange for food, All-Star votes

Danny Green feels at home with revamped Spurs

Video: UNC's Theo Pinson nails long distance jump shot

Funeral held for Dr. Daniel “Danny” Lotz

Ty Lawson will help Rockets rely less on James Harden


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.