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Midseason Review: Joel James
Carolina's biggest man has been a solid go to guy off the bench to provide a quick change of pace. He also gives Roy Williams...

Roy Williams Live: Joel James Out vs. Wake Forest
Senior forward Joel James will not play in No. 2 UNC’s game against Wake Forest on Wednesday due to injury, according to Roy Williams. “He’s...

Ross' Reactions: UNC vs. Syracuse
Joel James' size is and will become more important to North Carolina. He is a legit big man (6-11, 280), who has improved a lot...

Joel James’ difficult journey got smoother against Jackets
Even after tying his career high and making a solid contribution against Georgia Tech, Joel James was stoic while talking about his day and never...

UNC at FSU, three to know preview
UNC coach Roy Williams said injured forward Kennedy Meeks (knee bruise) will miss his seventh straight game, so 6-foot-11 senior Joel James should be in...

Sean May Talk Fuels Joel James
Following a two-game stretch that dulled his confidence, Joel James received a pep talk from a Tar Heel great prior to Saturday’s tip against Georgia...

'Big fella' Joel James gives UNC a welcomed lift in win
Joel James received a loud ovation the first time he headed to the bench Saturday. That moment didn't stand out to an inattentive James during...

UNC-Georgia Tech Postgame Notes
Joel Berry scored a career-high 19 points and made a career-high eight free throws (out of nine attempts). Joel James scored 11 points on 5...

Video: Joel James Ties Career-High 11 vs. GT
Joel James hit double figures for the third time in his Carolina career, scoring 11 points with some big-time buckets in the win against Georgia...

Small lineup, big bench lift UNC past Clemson
Roy Williams decided to go with a smaller lineup about eight minutes in. “Brice wasn’t having the best night in the world. Joel (James) wasn’t...

UNC wins ‘big,’ even without Kennedy Meeks in the lineup
Tar Heels 3.0 debuted Wednesday. With the duo of Joel James and Isaiah taking up most of the slack left by Meeks’ absence and Brice...

Roy Williams Postgame Quotes
Roy Williams on starting Joel James: “I knew I was going to start Joel (James) because he’s a senior, he deserved it, and he’s done...

Three to know – Tulane at No. 11 North Carolina
Averaging 12.3 points and 7.4 rebounds in 24.4 minutes on the floor, Kennedy Meeks, who had previously only missed one game in his college career,...

The Many Faces of Joel James
North Carolina senior center Joel James is never going to be the go-to guy for Carolina. But, his value to the UNC basketball team can...

UNC-Davidson Postgame Quotes
Roy Williams: "I like our balance; we’ve got five guys in double figures [in points]; we’ve got 10 guys in double figures minutes. Big guys,...

Joel James Nominated For Good Works Team
North Carolina senior Joel James is among 154 men's nominees for the 2016 Allstate NABC Good Works Team, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC)...

UNC, Marcus Paige put on show in alley-ooping, J. Cole-impressing win
With the arrival of a highly ranked ACC expatriate and the long-awaited return of Marcus Paige, there was an intensity present that had been missing...

Lucas: The Stories He Tells
“I could tell you some stories,” says Joel James one Tuesday afternoon at the Smith Center. And for the next hour, he does. He tells...

Joel James, a rock for UNC and the NCAA
If Joel James wasn’t a basketball player, he’d be a teacher. High school. That’s when there’s the best chance of impacting young people, he said...

Justin Jackson: "I think everyone is really locked in this year"
Roy Williams is counting on individual players improving to help the team be better than last season's inconsistent squad. Players like Isaiah Hicks, Kennedy Meeks,...

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