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King Rice leads by example, both good and bad
King Rice tearfully addressed the team about how partying and alcohol “got me.” It was the beginning of Rice’s third career evolution, one beyond playing...

The disciples of the Gospel of Dean
King Rice still has the practice plan from his first North Carolina practice as a freshman, he approaches recruits the same way Dean Smith approached...

Q&A with King Rice
We all saw the photo of Harrison Barnes alone in the locker room after the loss to Kansas. What was your most heartbreaking loss as...

Roy Williams Radio Show Notes: Talking 'Family'
North Carolina coach Roy Williams reiterated on his Monday night radio show how “neat” he thought it was when Monmouth coach King Rice -- a...

Audio: King Rice, Brian Reese, and Derrick Phelps
King Rice, Brian Reese, and Derrick Phelps talk to the media following Monmouth's loss to Carolina...

Tar Heels dominate Rice, Monmouth
Monmouth coach King Rice, formerly a point guard at North Carolina, received a 30-second standing ovation from the Smith Center crowd Sunday before the Hawks...

Lucas: Family Reunion
Three of Carolina's six all-time leading assist men were in the building--Phil Ford was in the stands, and King Rice and Derrick Phelps were on...

Despite result, Rice revels in Tar Heel family reunion
It was more like a Tar Heel family reunion than a basketball game Sunday when North Carolina played Monmouth at the Smith Center. That became...

Rice, Phelps, Reese return in UNC win
When Monmouth coach King Rice was introduced Sunday afternoon at the Smith Center, the standing ovation went on for so long that tears started to...

Always a Tar Heel, Rice has happy homecoming
The mind of University of North Carolina head coach Roy Williams is a little foggy after so many years and so many players. He’s pretty...

Beyond the blowout: Interesting scene unfolds in Rice's return to UNC
The idea had been shot down in the locker room minutes before, but when King Rice returned to the Smith Center floor and noticed Lennie...

History sticks with Monmouth's former Tar Heels
King Rice was making his way down a hotel hallway the other day when a woman stopped him. Staring at him, she said he looked...

UNC hopes to burn Rice in coaching return
Monmouth is coached by former North Carolina point guard King Rice, who’s in his first year at the West Long Branch, NJ, school. Two of...

King Rice takes Hawks to Chapel Hill
When Monmouth University steps inside the building for a 3 pm contest against the Tar Heels, the Hawks will of course get booed. However, when...

Previewing Monmouth
Former Tar Heel King Rice is in his first year of a rebuilding effort at Monmouth and brings his Hawks squad to Chapel Hill for...

Monmouth coach King Rice finds sobriety and redemption
Alcoholism doesn’t just run in King Rice’s family, it has consumed it — his mother, sister, and two of his half-brothers suffer from the disease...

King Rice brings winning history to Monmouth
Monmouth's royal blue-and-white uniforms may look more like Villanova's gear than the lighter shade of blue popular in Chapel Hill, but that's just about the...

King Rice learned from his mistakes
King Rice sat in jail, waiting to be picked up by his boss Kevin Stallings, wondering if he had finally woken up from this fantasy...

New Monmouth coach King Rice rounds out staff
New Monmouth basketball coach King Rice has turned to his North Carolina roots to help fill out his coaching staff. The former Tar Heels point...

Report card: Grading the coaching hires
Monmouth - In: King Rice; Out: Dave Calloway; Rice played at North Carolina and has been at Vanderbilt over the last few years as an...

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