Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Jumping up to speed

To many, the jump ball has become a forgettable ritual in college basketball -- simply the traditional way to begin a game. North Carolina coach Roy Williams, however, sees it as an opportunity. "It's important, because it's one extra possession," said Williams, whose high-octane team leads the ACC in scoring with 87.8 points per game. "And the way we play, we want to get every extra possession we can." (Raleigh News & Observer)


Recent Basketball Articles:

Michael Jordan's $33K game-worn Converse shoes could be fake

Q&A: SMU coach Larry Brown discusses his storied career

North Carolina flashes its potential

UNC Beats Ohio State But Leaves Questions Unanswered

Looking at UNC's win against Ohio State


© 2005-2014 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.