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Ex-Tar Heels star Sean May: Limited help in Wyndham Championship pro-am

The UNC basketball-themed team in the Wyndham Championship pro-am finished with a score of 6-under par 64 on Wednesday afternoon at Sedgefield Country Club. Former North Carolina players Antawn Jamison, Sean May and Wes Miller (the men’s coach at UNC Greensboro) were others on the team. “I told them I’d give them help on three holes, that’s all I got,” said May. (Shelby Star)

Michael Jordan once swiped Davis Love III's driver and broke the head off

Michael Jordan, in a way, can take credit for Davis Love III's driving success for much of the 1980s and 90s. With this week's PGA Championship being played at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, PGATour.com's Helen Ross chronicled how Charlotte's most famous athlete, Jordan, turned into the golf fanatic he is now. Love had a major hand in it. (Golf.com)

Cameron Johnson Impressing New UNC Basketball Teammates

When Cameron Johnson announced his intent to transfer to North Carolina in June, UNC's senior leaders hoped Johnson could fill some of the void left by Justin Jackson's departure. Through North Carolina's allotted summer practices, pickup games and workouts, Johnson has been everything they wanted. "He’s a great fit, a great fit for us," Theo Pinson said. (Inside Carolina)

Wes Miller, Sean May, Antawn Jamison, Jim Kelly in Greensboro pro-am

The Louis DeJoy & Aldona Z. Wos Family Foundation Pro-Am will include UNC-Greensboro men's basketball coach Wes Miller and Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly. Miller, who played at North Carolina, will play with former teammate Sean May, the director of operations under Coach Roy Williams, and former Tar Heels star Antawn Jamison. (Greensboro News & Record)

Lucas: Chance Meeting A Reminder For Joel Berry

Joel Berry is accustomed to getting second looks. He's the starting point guard for a national championship team at UNC. He's on national television 30 or more times per year. His posts on social media are gobbled up by hundreds of thousands of followers. And yet, sometimes, even those with the widest reach can find that their smallest actions have a significant impact. (GoHeels.com)

Video: Jump Around at Marcus Paige's Wedding

Marcus Paige's wedding Saturday brought out a who's who of UNC basketball. There was Roy Williams, Brice Johnson, Justin Jackson, Joel Berry, and Theo Pinson, to name a few. Of course it was no surprise that Paige and his bride, former UNC dance team member Taylor Hartzog, were introduced to House of Pain's Jump Around and broke it down to the song on the dance floor. (Inside Carolina)

Kendall Marshall among Invitees for Americup Training Camp

If you don’t know what the Americup is, don’t worry because you’re in the majority, as the United States hasn’t participated since 2007. Up until 2015, Americup was a qualifying tournament for the FIBA Basketball World Cup and the Summer Olympics. In what was announced yesterday, Kendall Marshall was included on the list of 17 invitees for the training camp. (Keeping It Heel)

Carolina Family at Marcus Paige's Wedding

Former UNC point guard Marcus Paige married former UNC dance team member Taylor Hartzog. In the picture is the happy couple, coach Roy Williams, assistant coach Steve Robinson, assistant Brad Frederick, former assistant Joe Holladay, Brice Johnson, Justin Jackson, Theo Pinson, Joel Berry, Nate Britt, Kenny Williams, Joel James, Kennedy Meeks, Isaiah Hicks, and Justin Coleman. (Inside Carolina)

Vince Carter ‘slams’ Trump on T-shirt. Controversial or not, he says he’d wear it.

Vince Carter had one of the most memorable dunks of all time. In the 2000 Sydney Olympics, the 6-foot-6 swingman leaped over Frederic Weis, a 7-1 Frenchman, to throw down a filthy right-hand dunk. Now a former Fox Sports and Bleacher Report employee is bringing back the iconic moment while making a political statement. (Sacramento Bee)

Marcus Paige gets married in Chapel Hill

It was just over a week ago that former UNC standout Justin Jackson got married. This weekend it was another former Tar Heel basketball player’s turn. Former UNC star Marcus Paige and former UNC dance team member Taylor Hartzog got married on Saturday, hosting the ceremony and reception in Chapel Hill. It comes just over a year since they announced their engagement. (Keeping It Heel)

Video: Seventh Woods Summer Workout

North Carolina point guard Seventh Woods is working hard to improve his game while back home in South Carolina prior to the Tar Heels returning to Chapel Hill to begin fall classes and preseason workouts. Read More...

Roy Williams at the PGA Championship

If you go to a Roy Williams press conference it is a good bet that you will hear some sort of golf reference, golf anecdote, or golf analogy. The UNC head coach loves golf. So it was no surprising to see Williams at the PGA Championship on Thursday. The tournament is being held at Charlotte's Quail Hollow Club. (Inside Carolina)

Joel Berry Works With Chris Paul

After helping lead UNC to the 2017 national championship, Joel Berry will enter the 2017-18 season as one of the premier point guards in the country. But the 6-0, 195-pound guard from Apopka, Fla., isn't resting on his laurels. This past week Berry took part in Chris Paul's Elite Guard Camp, an intensive multi-day workout featuring 20 of the nation's best college guards. (Inside Carolina)

Report: Marlins owner agrees to sell team to Jeter and Jordan group

Michael Jordan is one step closer to becoming a part-owner of an MLB team. Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria has reportedly agreed to sell the franchise for $1.2 billion to a group of 16 investors, which includes Jordan and former Yankees star Derek Jeter, according to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald. Major League Baseball is expected to receive the purchase agreement on Friday. (Chicago Sun-Times)

King Rice Agrees to new 5-year contract with Monmouth

Monmouth University and Head Men's Basketball Coach King Rice agreed to a new five-year contract, securing his time on the Hawks' sidelines through the 2021-22 season. Rice has been named MAAC Coach of the Year twice in a row, just the second coach in the history of the conference to accomplish that feat outright, posting a 55-15 overall record across those seasons (Monmouth Hawks)

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Basketball Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 71
Gonzaga: 65
Mon, Apr 3 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Barton College
Fri, Oct 27, 7:30 ET ACCNE

UNC vs. Northern Iowa
Fri, Nov 10, 7:00 ET ESPNU

UNC vs. Bucknell
Wed, Nov 15, TBD ACCN

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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ACC Basketball Standings
TeamACCOverall
(6) North Carolina14-433-7
(16) Florida State12-626-9
(14) Notre Dame12-626-10
(10) Louisville12-625-9
(7) Duke11-728-9
(24) Virginia11-723-11
Virginia Tech10-822-11
Syracuse10-819-15
Miami10-821-12
Wake Forest9-919-14
Georgia Tech8-1021-16
Clemson6-1217-16
NC State4-1415-17
Pittsburgh4-1416-17
Boston College2-169-23


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