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Defense put Bobby Jones on 1972 Olympic basketball team
One day, while in summer school at the University of North Carolina, Bobby Jones was tracked down by Tar Heels coach Dean Smith. "Coach Smith...

Video: Bobby Frasor, Tyler Hansbrough play "Texas-Style" ping pong
Tyler Hansbrough and Bobby Frasor play "Texas-Style" ping pong on the Roy Williams Coach's Show as Jones Angell calls the action and joins in...

Top-rated fan experiences in all of sports
4. UNC-Duke basketball: Eight miles and two shades of blue separate rivals who can deliver anything, be it a brawl (Art Heyman and Larry Brown...

Foreshadowing Fedora
Golf legend Bobby Jones once said of a young Jack Nicklaus, "He is playing a game with which I am not familiar." The North Carolina...

Paul Grier one of the forgotten stars of segregated basketball in North Carolina
Paul Grier says he didn't think much then about chances he missed - until Charlie Scott went to UNC. "That kind of hit my mind,"...

Alumni get a shot at Dean Dome
Phil Ford, Walter Davis and Bobby Jones never played in the Smith Center during their careers at North Carolina. They will today. The three are...

ACC Coastal Football Preview
North Carolina: Who is going to catch the ball? With the exit of Hakeem Nicks, Brandon Tate and Brooks Foster, the Tar Heels’ leading returning...

Tar Heels interested in junior athlete Nick Jones
Athlete Nick Jones (5-10 165) of Byrnes (SC) already has his first offer. Jones, from the class of 2010, has received an offer from Northern...

David Noel To Work Out With New York Knicks
The New York Knicks will begin working out draft prospects on Monday, though it isn't clear what role -- if any-- Larry Brown will have...

Tuesday Talking Points
Tyler Hansbrough's current field goal percentage of 64.9 would easily be the highest figure ever for a Carolina freshman, eclipsing the current mark of 62.6%...