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Video: North Carolina ACC Basketball Matchups
The ACC Digital Network announces North Carolina's conference basketball opponents for each of the next two seasons. What does the future hold for Roy Williams...

Roy Williams to visit 2014 SG Elijah Stewart Tuesday
Sources close to 2014 shooting guard Elijah Stewart can confirm that Roy Williams will watch the 6-foot-5, 165-pound Los Angeles product today. Stewart was recently...

12 Winners & Losers From The Jordan Brand Classic
North Carolina – Roy Williams‘ three-man recruiting class of Justin Jackson, Theo Pinson and Joel Berry is everything the team was missing this past season...

Audio: Hubert Davis Interview
This weekend's guest interview is with former NBA player and college basketball analyst for ESPN, Hubert Davis. Davis discusses his transition to coaching basketball for...

Chase Jeter Trims List to 6
Chase Jeter has trimmed his list to six schools and eliminated North Carolina. The 2015 5-star center from Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas...

Video: Roy Williams congratulates student readers
UNC basketball coach Roy Williams congratulated Wake County Public Schools middle school students who read 40,000 books this school year as part of the Ticket...

Roy Williams, Larry Fedora team up for 2014 Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge
An 11-team field of NCAA head coaches and celebrity alumni is set to compete in the eighth annual Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge charity golf tournament. North...

Tracking Player Three Point Shooting During Their UNC Careers
The best freshman three point shooter Roy Williams has had at UNC is (surprisingly) Kendall Marshall who shot 37.7% on 20-53 shooting. The best three...

Weekend Basketball Recruiting Notes: Ingram, Giles, new recruiting feature
Roy Williams made two important recruiting stops to end the week last week. Thursday, Williams was in Kinston, NC for an in-home visit with class of...

Roy Williams on what recruits do to attract his interest
Roy Williams: “I recruit through a process of elimination. If I see a big guy who can’t run, I don’t recruit him because I want...

A look back at this season's superlatives from Tobacco Road
BEST COACHING MOVE: Roy Williams' use of a zone against Duke on Feb. 20. If a snowstorm hadn't postponed the UNC-Duke game scheduled for Feb...

Dick Vitale's Super Six for 2014-15
5. North Carolina: Yes, the Tar Heels are losing James Michael McAdoo, but Roy Williams has a lot of players returning. Marcus Paige will be...

Leslie McDonald impresses crowd in Burgaw, Stilman White to speak with Roy Williams
A team of ACC All-Stars played a group of local high school basketball players on Thursday in Burgaw. As expected, it turned out to be...

5 Schools With The Best Chance Of Winning The NCAA Title In 2015
4. North Carolina: Next year there is a lot of hope for the Tar Heels as they will return many of their key pieces. Marcus...

Way-Too-Early Top 25 for 2014-15
6. North Carolina Tar Heels: Leslie McDonald graduated and James Michael McAdoo declared for the NBA draft, and those are the only two departures Roy...

McAdoo Gone, Looking Ahead.
James Michael McAdoo's decision is incredibly impactful for Isaiah Hicks, who played sparingly as a freshman. Hicks should be able to see more court time,...

Is McAdoo Making a Mistake?
Roy Williams was unequivocal in his support of James Michael McAdoo's decision to enter the NBA draft. No one in college basketball is any better...

UNC Reaches Out to 2014 SG Elijah Stewart
UNC's 2014 basketball recruiting class may not be complete yet. According to Scout.com recruiting analyst Evan Daniels, "North Carolina is among the schools that reached...

UNC can still survive, thrive after losing McAdoo
James Michael McAdoo is leaving North Carolina early for the NBA And the Tar Heels will still be a top-five team in my preseason rankings...

Lucas: Internationally Known
Several Tar Heels from the Roy Williams era have made very comfortable livings playing basketball overseas. Few, however, seem as natural a fit as Marcus...

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