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La'tangela Atkinson News Archive

Indiana Fever select La'Tangela Atkinson in first round of WNBA draft
The Indiana Fever selected La'Tangela Atkinson, a versatile player who helped North Carolina to the top ranking in women's college basketball this past season, as...

Lady Heels point to future
Carolina loses senior starters La'Tangela Atkinson, an ACC all-defensive player, and Jessica Sell. But the Heels return their top three scorers and every one of...

Notes: Heels' D faces tall task in Parker
When an intrepid reporter asked North Carolina's Camille Little how she planned on defending Tennessee's Candace Parker tonight, the Tar Heels' La'Tangela Atkinson glared down...

How can the UNC women be stopped?
If you relax your eyes, North Carolina's blemishes are nearly impossible to spot. Focus on the perimeter and the Tar Heels have dynamic point guard...

La'Tangela Atkinson Named To ACC All-Defensive Team
North Carolina senior La'Tangela Atkinson had been named to the Atlantic Coast Conference Women's Basketball All-Defensive Team for 2005-06, as voted by the league's coaches...

UNC replaces Duke atop AP women's poll
La'Tangela Atkinson and her North Carolina teammates didn't have to wait long to get back to No. 1. North Carolina returned to the top of...

Scenes From Saturday's Lady Heels' Win Over Duke
The UNC women's basketball team celebrated Senior Day before Saturday's game against Duke and an ACC regular season title afterward. The Tar Heels' 77-65 win...

La'Tangela Atkinson steps up on boards
La'Tangela Atkinson entered the game averaging just 5.9 rebounds per game -- down from her career average of 7.6 -- but tied her career-high with...

No. 5 North Carolina 102, Clemson 61
Camille Little scored 16 points and La'Tangela Atkinson added 14 to lead No. 5 North Carolina to a 102-61 victory over Clemson on Friday in...

Milestone day for No. 6 UNC women
In a game that featured more milestones than competition -- senior La'Tangela Atkinson became the 25th Tar Heel to reach 1,000 points and UNC extended...

No. 7 Lady Heels win 24th straight at home
The tired North Carolina Tar Heels still made quick work of overmatched Wofford. La'Tangela Atkinson had 15 points, six assists three blocks to help No...

UNC women hope to thrive in spotlight
After North Carolina's win over South Florida on Friday night, the Tar Heels' Ivory Latta was especially verbose and animated while talking with the local...