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Video: The Many Faces of Brice Johnson

Brice Johnson has been an expressive player during his four years in Chapel Hill. The star forward has put together an impressive senior season, which may only be topped by his varied and priceless emotional reactions and facial expressions. View Video...

How Dean Smith, Coach K, and Jim Valvano became rivals

Every single day, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski found himself competing against an icon and a rock star. The icon was Dean Smith, who had already coached the U.S. Olympic team by the time Krzyzewski arrived at Duke and had taken the University of North Carolina to five Final Fours even though he was not yet fifty. (Campus Rush)

ACC tournament seeds at stake Saturday

Saturday's final day of ACC regular-season play will be important for the teams on Tobacco Road. UNC remains in contention for the No. 1 seed at the tournament beginning Tuesday in Washington, DC. But Duke, which hosts Carolina on Saturday, could either land a double bye into the quarterfinals or fall to fifth in the seeding. Things you should know: (Greensboro News & Record)

Michael Jordan Made the Forbes Billionaires List for the Second Year in a Row

Wednesday, Forbes released its annual 'World's Billionaires' list which named Nike co-founder Phil Knight as the richest name in sports. Knight wasn't the only Nike figure on the list. Michael Jordan made the cut for the second consecutive year. Although Jordan trails behind Knight, His Airness' position increased from no. 1,741 to no. 1,577 in the world. (Complex)

Marcus Paige: "You’re going to blink and be a senior"

Marcus Paige: "If I could write a letter to myself as a freshman, I'd say just don't take anything for granted and enjoy the process because you're going to blink and be a senior. And soak in as much as you can from your Hall of Fame coach [Roy Williams] because I've learned so much from him that I can take into any aspect of my life going forward. That's been special." (ESPN.com)

Brice Johnson Wanted This One

Brice Johnson just like every other night, wanted to win. Even though it was his last time playing in front of the Dean Dome crowd, he just wanted to win. After the pregame honors and receiving his framed jersey, Johnson quickly zeroed in on the goal in sight. (Carolina Blue)

"You are like the brother I never had...I really love you"

The relationship between UNC seniors Marcus Paige and Brice Johnson is someone what of an unknown. We knew they were close, but it was hard to understand how close until Senior Day. Paige's speech following Carolina's win over Syracuse included some touching words about his friendship with Johnson and how much the two mean to each other. (Carolina Blue)

Marcus Paige Will Go Down Among Most Important UNC Players of Roy Williams Era

Many Tar Heels over the last 13 seasons had more decorated careers than Marcus Paige. But given the circumstances on and off the court in recent years, Paige still may be the most important person to come through the program during the Roy Williams era. “Marcus is a young man that’s felt the weight of the world on his shoulders for four years,” Williams said. (Today's U)

The Proper Mode For UNC

Roy Williams said it didn’t matter to him how his team played Monday night as long as his North Carolina Tar Heels won the game. The Hall of Fame coach’s words were driven by the emotions of Senior Night, the last game for a trio of Tar Heels that have been through a lot in their four years at a time when the coach himself has been through the most turbulence of his storied career. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Man charged with trying to sell counterfeit Duke-UNC tickets

A 21-year-old New York man was arrested and charged with two felonies Monday for allegedly counterfeiting and trying to sell tickets to the North Carolina-Duke men’s basketball game. Dana Barron White, of 1248 Clay, Bronx, NY, was arrested in Wake County and charged with felony obtaining property by false pretense and felony possession with intent to sell and deliver counterfeit tickets. (WRAL.com)

Video: UNC Basketball Senior Night Moments - 2016

You watched the game and heard the speeches but you haven't seen North Carolina's Senior Night like this. View Video...

Marcus Ginyard: My First of Four Wins at Duke

Marcus Ginyard: Coach Williams always talks about how your collegiate career can speed by, usually conveying the message with a snap of his fingers. It’s a simple gesture, but most appropriate. Some of the best moments of your life come and go before you can truly understand their importance. Marcus Paige, Brice Johnson and Joel James can attest to that. (Chapelboro.com)

Roy Williams Live: Rivalry Rematch

UNC head coach Roy Williams discussed the high stakes that await his team in Saturday’s showdown against Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium during his radio show on Tuesday. “It’s extremely important to us,” Williams said. “You have a chance to be the ACC regular season champion. It’s playing Duke, period. They beat us last time, period.” (Inside Carolina)

Orlando Melendez Enjoying Life as a Harlem Globetrotter

Orlando Melendez looks forward to coming back to Charlottesville for Thursday’s Harlem Globetrotters game at John Paul Jones Arena in the time-honored red, white and blue, but he said local ACC fans may remember him in a different jersey. “I’ve been around Cavalier country for a long time,” said Melendez, who wore Carolina blue while playing for UNC. (Charlottesville Daily Progress)

Brice Johnson Has Been Through A Lot in His Four Years

The journey has been an arduous one, yet Brice Johnson says he would do it all again, “It hasn’t mirrored what I expected it to be because of all of that stuff, but we handled it and I am about to graduate in May,” said Johnson. “This is a great tradition to be here. Just look around the room and see what guys have been in this program. Why not be a part of it?” (Carolina Blue)

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

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Northern Iowa
Fri, Nov 10, TBD

UNC @ Stanford
Mon, Nov 20, TBD

Thu, Nov 23, TBD ESPN

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

Radio Affiliates

ACC Basketball Standings
(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
Wake Forest9-919-14
Georgia Tech8-1021-16
NC State4-1415-17
Boston College2-169-23

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