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It was 30 years ago when Michael Jordan's signature shoe first blessed the court. After he "wear-tested" the Nike Air Ships, Jordan -- with the...Tuesday February 16, 2016How Is Long Beach State Playing North Carolina?
The college coaching fraternity is a tight-knit community, and Dan Monson and Roy Williams have known each other for about twenty years. When North Carolina...Friday November 16, 2012UNC drops two slots in Katz's early top 25
Leave it to UCLA -- home of UNC transfers Larry Drew II and David and Travis Wear -- to help push the Tar Heels down...Tuesday April 24, 2012Photoshop-savvy Tar Heels fans poke fun at ‘Carolina Lite’
Apparently still irritated by the way UCLA transfers Larry Drew and Travis and David Wear abruptly left North Carolina, a Photoshop-savvy fan decided to poke...Tuesday October 25, 2011North Carolina Rises From Last Season’s Ashes
The Tar Heels’ 192-page media guide has exactly four pages recapping the 2009-10 season. Travis and David Wear, 6-foot-10 twins from California, transferred after one...Sunday March 27, 2011College basketball recruiting: Surprises popping up on Tobacco Road
In much the same way the Tar Heels united with Alabama forward Justin Knox last spring after the surprise transfer decisions of twins David and...Friday February 18, 2011Williams talks about changes
Coach Roy Williams of North Carolina still doesn't know exactly why twins David and Travis Wear transferred in May after only one season in the...Friday June 25, 2010Transfers were a shock to Roy Williams
Before this May, North Carolina's Roy Williams had had just three players transfer from his programs at Kansas and UNC in 21 seasons as a...Friday June 25, 2010Dealing with transfers is awkward for Roy Williams
In the immediate aftermath of North Carolina’s frustrating 2009-10 season, Tar Heels coach Roy Williams had a few certainties. Among them was the fact that...Thursday June 24, 2010Roy Williams on the Wears' transfer: "I haven't dealt with it very well"
David and Travis Wear's abrupt decision to transfer from UNC's program didn't sit well with head coach Roy Williams. Losing the twin forwards after just...Thursday June 24, 2010Wear says home-sickness didn't factor in
David and Travis Wear spoke to the Orange County Register yesterday on the decision to bolt from Carolina. Travis told the paper that he was...Friday May 28, 2010Transfers haven't fazed UNC, Duke
The Tar Heels seemed to be in rough shape in the low post for next season after twins David and Travis Wear surprised coach Roy...Wednesday May 26, 2010Wear twins transferring to UCLA
Highly touted twins David and Travis Wear signed scholarship agreements with UCLA on Tuesday morning after transferring from UNC nearly three weeks ago,...Tuesday May 25, 2010Wear twins sign with UCLA
Sophomore forwards David and Travis Wear have signed written offers of financial aid and will attend UCLA this coming year, Bruin men's basketball head coach...Tuesday May 25, 2010Justin Knox will join the Tar Heels
UNC just got a little bigger. Justin Knox, a 6-9, 240-pound transfer from Alabama, will be a Tar Heel next season his uncle, Darien Knox,...Tuesday May 25, 2010Alabama transfer Justin Knox picks Tar Heels
Losing David and Travis Wear to an unexpected transfer became less of a problem for North Carolina on Monday night when Alabama transfer Justin Knox...Tuesday May 25, 2010The signing period is over, UNC’s search isn’t
The NCAA’s spring signing period has come and gone and UNC is still short two big men. But even though recruits can no longer submit...Friday May 21, 2010Alabama basketball transfer would give UNC modest offensive boost
The likely addition of Alabama’s Justin Knox to North Carolina’s basketball team would help the Tar Heels’ depth but probably would add no more than...Thursday May 20, 2010UNC Basketball Players on a Party Boat
Looks like someone’s summer is getting off to a great start. Here you have the entire 2010 UNC basketball freshman class: John Henson, Dexter Strickland,...Tuesday May 18, 2010Vargas chooses Kentucky. Does that leave Jack for UNC?
Junior college transfer Eloy Vargas committed to Kentucky on Saturday, satisfying the Wildcats’ need for a quality big man who can step in and contribute...Sunday May 16, 2010