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Lucas: Brennan's Shot Changed History
Pete Brennan always maintained he was all alone when he hoisted the jumper that preserved Carolina's storybook undefeated 1957 championship season. The best shooters, of...

Pete Brennan, Tar Heel Legend, Dies At 75
Tar Heel basketball legend Pete Brennan, the 1958 ACC Player of the Year and a pivotal member of the 1957 NCAA championship, passed away on...

The Raycom Red Herring
The article points out that “Raycom pays ESPN pays $50 million annually in a sublicense agreement with ESPN; ACC schools see none of that money.”...

NBA Draft Combine Notes
Kendall Marshall is looking more like a late lottery pick with his injuries probably preventing him from really working on his stock. That may not...

Compilation: Updated NBA Draft projections
We're a week post-lottery, which means teams are gathering more information--and putting out more smokescreens--on the players that interest them. All four Tar Heel projected...

Former UNC stars help UAB basketball coach Jerod Haase
Marvin Williams and Sean May took time out of their summer vacation to do a favor for a former coach. Both showed up at Bar­tow...

Leslie McDonald healthy, ready to roll
Leslie McDonald, who told reporters earlier this week that he's back to 100 percent approximately 11 months after the injury, says he's looking forward to...

Kendall Marshall working back from broken elbow
All the attention was on Kendall Marshall’s right wrist. Yet most of the pain was in his right elbow. That was back in March when...

Tar Heels on the mend
P.J. Hairston expects to be back playing as soon as this weekend, returning the attention to a teammate with a more serious injury. Rising senior...

Kendall Marshall Planning To Participate In NBA’s Pre-Draft Camp
Kendall Marshall is likely to be selected as the No. 2 point-guard prospect, behind only Damian Lillard of Weber State. Marshall had the option of...

Dexter Strickland working his way back
Over the past several months Strickland has been progressively working his knee back into shape, and according to a UNC trainer, which was relied on...

Dexter Strickland healing, preparing to play PG
Last week, UNC senior Dexter Strickland was cleared to run. Soon, he thinks his doctor will allow him to jump and work on lateral movement...

P.J. Hairston Honing His Shot
After shooting a woeful 18.7 percent from behind the arc over the final 23 games of his freshman season, P.J. Hairston turned to his parents...

Dexter Strickland: 'Right on Schedule'
Dexter Strickland’s timetable to return to the basketball court is likely late August or September, according to a school official. The senior point guard was...

NBA Draft 2012: Comparing Lottery Players to NBA Players
While he was at UNC, I thought John Henson was basically Ed Davis. Could his ceiling be an Alonzo Mourning-type player defensively (Henson supposedly has...

Is UNC the nation's top basketball job?
In 2012, the differences in job desirability between UNC and Kentucky -- or UNC and Syracuse, or any other two jobs on this top 10...

Leslie McDonald Dances Again
Almost 11 months after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, Leslie McDonald said he is back at 100 percent. McDonald missed the...

Jackson Simmons Eager to Contribute
Upon receiving the news that he’d be on scholarship again for his sophomore season at UNC, the first call Jackson Simmons made was to the...

Allowing summer instruction is win-win for college basketball
In some ways, it didn’t seem possible it could take 10 years for the NCAA membership to address the folly of the rule that prohibited...

UNC’s Leslie McDonald anxious for ‘relief’ of competition
Area basketball fans won’t have to wait until the fall to see how North Carolina junior Leslie McDonald has progressed from knee surgery. The shooting...

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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