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In Wake of Duke Defeat, Carolina Hosts Georgia Tech
The No. 15 Tar Heels haven’t played all that poorly the past two contests at Pittsburgh and at Duke, but they lost both. A return...

Lucas: UNC Basketball Notebook
Roy Williams said Marcus Paige continues to be bothered by plantar fasciitis. "It probably bothered him more this Sunday than the Sunday after the Boston...

Carolina Meets Louisville In Hall of Fame Coaching Matchup
The No.18 North Carolina men’s basketball team, 11-4 on the season and 1-1 in the ACC, looks to rebound from a loss to No. 13...

Holiday Return vs. UAB
North Carolina (8-3) will return from a weeklong holiday break when it hosts UAB (4-8) on Saturday afternoon in the Smith Center. Tipoff is slated...

Everything clicks as UNC routs Robert Morris
UNC coach Roy Williams got all of his guys into the game against Robert Morris on Sunday. A Joel Berry 3-pointer put the Tar Heels...

Justin Jackson Seizes Starting Role
The identity of North Carolina’s fifth starter had been a question mark heading into the preseason. Freshman Justin Jackson turned it into an exclamation point...

Roy Williams watches Dennis Smith, Jr.
A heavy contingent of head coaches and assistants watched the top point guard in 2016 Dennis Smith. Mike Krzyzewski and Roy Williams brought along two...

Tar Heels Welcome Notre Dame Tonight
North Carolina will close out its 2013-14 home schedule and try to win its 12th game in a row when it hosts Notre Dame on...

Previewing Maryland
The Tar Heels seek their fourth straight win on Tuesday when they host Maryland. Tip-off at the Smith Center is set for 8 p.m. and...

Talking Points: Roy's State
Roy Williams has the numbers to back up the spirited talk about the Wolfpack. Following Saturday's 84-70 win over NC State, the Tar Heels are...

White Out The Smith Center
Saturday's men's basketball game against Kentucky will mark the first whiteout at the Smith Center in the building's nearly 30-year history. Every fan in the...

Lucas: Tar Heel Basketball Notebook
Roy Williams said Thursday at his regularly scheduled press conference that P.J. Hairston and Leslie McDonald will not play against Kentucky. "I'm sure the NCAA...

Final salute
Dean Smith’s mark for 36 years as the basketball coach at the University of North Carolina speaks clearly and loudly — but is a single...

BC’s Andre Williams eclipses 2,000-yard mark, enters Heisman race
The senior Boston College running back rushed for 220 yards and two touchdowns on 27 carries against Maryland on Saturday, pushing his season total to...

The Kindness of Dean Smith
In thinking about Coach Smith, it is important to know this. Dean Smith’s impact shouldn’t be viewed through the lens of his Hall-of-Fame coaching career...

Tar Heels aim to mold early-season identity in basketball
Today’s game — the second for North Carolina in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off in a four-game stretch — will mark the 400th game played...

Tar Heels to play 400th game in Smith Center on Sunday
North Carolina will play its 400th game in the Dean E. Smith Center on Sunday when it hosts Belmont at 4 p.m. in a game...

Dean Smith Retired 16 Years Ago Today
This is one of the "where were you?" moments for Tar Heel fans everywhere. A few months after breaking Adolph Rupp's all-time win mark and...

Lucas: Milestones
Seven hundred is nice because it's a round number. But if 701 comes on Sunday, which one are most of us likely to remember more...

Barry Jacobs On Slow Starts In Chapel Hill
One North Carolina newspaper noted that, should UNC lose to Florida State, it would mark the team’s first 0-3 ACC start since 1997. The significance...

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