Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Roy Smith News Archive

Jordan: I'd Take Dean Smith Over Phil Jackson
At his summer Flight School, Michael Jordan did a Q&A with campers and was asked who he would pick to coach him in one game...

Roy Williams Golfs for a Good Cause
Before hitting the recruiting trail, college coaches from around the nation hit the links at the River Club for a friendly competition. The Nations for...

"Late Night with Roy" Set For October 23
The 13th annual “Late Night with Roy Williams” is scheduled for Friday, October 23rd, at the Dean E. Smith Center, one night before the Tar...

Video: Dean Smith's Widow & Roy Williams React to New Dean Smith Award
Dean Smith made such an important impact off the court that a new award is being named after him. Linnea Smith and UNC men's basketball...

Roy Williams Endures
What a year it has been for Roy Williams. On Tuesday, former UNC head coach and longtime assistant Bill Guthridge died of heart failure. Guthridge,...

Bill Guthridge: 'Perfect sidekick to Coach Smith'
The man who never needed the spotlight died Tuesday night in Chapel Hill. Bill Guthridge was an assistant coach at North Carolina under Dean Smith...

Guthridge was more than loyal to Dean Smith
Roy Williams called Bill Guthridge the “perfect sidekick” for Dean Smith. “The book on loyalty and friendship was written by Coach Guthridge,” Phil Ford said...

Video: Dennis Smith adidas Gauntlet Highlights
Highlights from 2016 5-star point guard Dennis Smith, Jr. at a recent adidas Gauntlet event. Smith is one of UNC's top targets for the 2016...

Recruiting Under the NCAA Cloud
Roy Williams and his UNC program would benefit from a late addition to its roster in cementing its status as a Final Four contender in...

Dennis Smith Jr. still gets excited to see the elite coaches
Dennis Smith Jr. is the No. 1 point guard and No. 4 overall prospect in the ESPN 60, which means he’s not being cliché when...

Roy Williams visits two five-star recruits
Roy Williams has spent the week checking in on some of the Tar Heels' top targets for the 2016 recruiting class. On Monday, Williams visited...

Roy Williams Post-Wisconsin Quotes
Roy Williams: "The bond that you have with your players is the strongest, stronger than anything there is, I think. Even when they're knuckle heads,...

Tracking the Big Six Tournament Coaches
With UNC's two wins in Jacksonville to return to the Sweet Sixteen, Roy Williams notched his 750th career victory, becoming only the 14th Division I...

Video: Roy Williams, Marcus Paige Post-Arkansas Press Conference
Marcus Paige scored 20 of his game-high 22 points in the 2nd half to lead the Tar Heels to the 87-78 win over Arkansas in...

Roy Williams NCAA Tournament Friday Press Conference Quotes
You are one win behind Coach Smith in NCAA Tournament wins. Does that number mean anything to you? Roy Williams: "Well, it does now. I...

Lucas: Patience And Poise
As Joel Berry bounced the ball 30 feet from the basket with less than two minutes remaining, he heard Roy Williams’ voice in the back...

Blue Devils, Tar Heels look for edges in rematch
Duke and North Carolina have another matchup with the responsibility of living up to the past. The regular season in the Atlantic Coast Conference closes...

Video: UNC Seniors Share Memories - 2015
Seniors Luke Davis, Desmond Hubert, Sasha Seymore and Jackson Simmons will play their last home game at the Dean Smith Center against Duke on Saturday...

Video: Roy Williams Prepares Players For Life Post-Basketball
From his days on the freshman team at UNC, to his long path back to Chapel Hill, Roy Williams has strived to live up to...

UNC to Honor Coach K's 1,000 Wins
North Carolina will present Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski with a plaque in honor of his 1,000 wins prior to Saturday’s rivalry matchup at the...

Next Page >>


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.