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UNC-G's Wes Miller enjoying fast track to bench
Wes Miller became UNC-Greensboro's new interim coach just five years removed from playing college ball at North Carolina, still weeks shy of his 29th birthday...

UNC, Michigan State in Scheduling Talks
North Carolina and Michigan State officials are in preliminary talks to schedule a basketball series between the elite programs. UNC senior associate athletic director Larry...

Dean Smith Was Once Fratastic
For decades, the college basketball world has collectively wondered: "Did Dean Smith attend frat parties during his time at Kansas? And if he did, what...

Baddour: Stability in UNC athletics needed
Stability is something that the athletics department at UNC has been dancing around for the last couple years. From academic scandal among student-athletes to the...

P.J. Hairston working to end his drought
While P.J. Hairston has faced a minor health issue this offseason -- a shoulder sprain that limited him for about three weeks -- his main...

Phoenix Suns to work out UNC's John Henson
Speculation regarding who the Phoenix Suns will draft with the 13th overall pick in the NBA draft has developed a new wrinkle. Earlier Monday, reports...

Harrison Barnes can’t control the expectations
Based on the expectations for Harrison Barnes, he fell well short. But based on what he actually did in two seasons at North Carolina, Barnes...

Leslie McDonald, Dexter Strickland follow similar path, similar adversity at UNC
As part of the same recruiting class, they began their careers with the Tar Heels in 2009. They have been roommates. And now they are...

Could Danny Green be answer to Celtics’ need?
Danny Green struggled in the playoffs against Oklahoma City. But earlier in the playoffs, Green had played well and caught the attention of many teams...

NBA prospects wade through rigors of draft process
After having been dissected in every way possible during his two years in Chapel Hill, perhaps falling victim to said expectations and the narrative his...

Video: Kendall Marshall Scouting Report
Mike Schmitz takes a look at the strengths and weaknesses of Kendall Marshall with the help of North Carolina game film, commentary from head coach...

Harrison Barnes wisely following in Kyrie Irving's footsteps
With his hair freshly lined and his collar carefully tucked in to his Carolina Tar Heel-blue sweater, NBA lottery hopeful Harrison Barnes surely did not...

Who belongs on UNC’s version of Mount Rushmore?
With the recent passing of football great Mike Voigt and basketball star Pete Brennan, a member of UNC’s undefeated 1957 national championship team, I began...

Can Harrison Barnes climb back on that pedestal?
Is Harrison Barnes, a 6-foot-8 small forward, exclusively a jump-shooter, dependent on others to get him open? Will he ever improve the rest of his...

Recalling Incalculable Joy
For most dedicated Tar Heel fans, thoughts of the 1957 season are never very far from our minds. Easy to recall this week with the...

NBA Draft Combine: Dozen winners and losers
Losers: 4) Tyler Zeller - He measured as a legit 7-footer with sneakers, but the most important stat for NBA guys isn't pure height --...

Former UNC star Pete Brennan dies at 75
Former UNC basketball star Pete Brennan, whose crucial shot in the semifinals helped the Tar Heels win the 1957 national championship, died Friday after a...

ACC revenue increases nearly 25 percent, puts FSU in black, should quiet Big 12 talk
To read some of my fellow keyboard jockeys, the ACC and its 12 schools are more cash-strapped than teenagers flipping burgers for minimum wage. This...

Pete Brennan's shot in '57 Final Four will live on for ages
There’s a case to be argued that Pete Brennan made the most important shot in ACC basketball history. The former UNC star died from cancer...

Who will succeed Roy Williams, eventually?
Who will succeed Roy Williams? Granted, it’s a little early for that question, considering the two-time NCAA title-winning coach, who will begin his 10th season...

Basketball Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 83
Iowa State: 85
Sun, Mar 23 Box Score

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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Tar Heels in the NBA
PlayerTeam
Antawn JamisonAtlanta Hawks
Brandan WrightDallas Mavericks
Brendan HaywoodCharlotte Bobcats
Danny GreenSan Antonio Spurs
Ed DavisMemphis Grizzlies
Harrison BarnesGolden State Warriors
John HensonMilwaukee Bucks
Kendall MarshallLos Angeles Lakers
Marvin WilliamsUtah Jazz
Raymond FeltonNew York Knicks
Reggie BullockLos Angeles Clippers
Ty LawsonDenver Nuggets
Tyler HansbroughToronto Raptors
Tyler ZellerCleveland Cavaliers
Vince CarterDallas Mavericks
Wayne EllingtonDallas Mavericks

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