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Monmouth coach King Rice finds sobriety and redemption
Alcoholism doesn’t just run in King Rice’s family, it has consumed it — his mother, sister, and two of his half-brothers suffer from the disease...

J.R. Reid interested in community college coaching job
J.R. Reid, a former All-American basketball player at UNC and an 11-year NBA veteran, is exploring an opportunity to join the men’s basketball coaching staff...

Former Tar Heels, Devils to clash at NCCU
Some of the top players Duke and North Carolina have sent to the NBA will get a chance to clash on the Triangle hardwood again...

Duke vs UNC Alumni Game officially scheduled
The first annual Kings of Tobacco Road game which pits Duke and UNC alumni against one another will take place on November 17th at 8:30...

UCF sidelines Michael Jordan's sons
University of Central Florida guards Marcus Jordan and Jeff Jordan, the sons of Michael Jordan, were among five players held out of Saturday's exhibition game...

Carolina’s Greatest Players of the ACC Era: The Top 10
As a methodological reminder, Hansbrough’s selection at #1 doesn’t (necessarily) mean he’d be my first pick for a single game or that he had the...

Carolina’s Greatest Players of the ACC Era: 20-11
Ty Lawson’s incredible 2009 campaign is quite simply one of the best by a point guard in the history of the ACC. On the surface,...

James Worthy To Be Inducted In College Hoops Hall of Fame
North Carolina's James Worthy headlines the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame induction class of 2011, the organization announced in November. Joining Worthy for enshrinement...

Danny Green adapting to European style of basketball
Once the NBA lockout was announced, Danny Green decided to take his talents overseas and play for KK Union Olimpija in Slovenia. And as Green...

Michael Jordan out as Presidents Cup assistant captain
NBA labor issues will keep Michael Jordan from going to Australia to be an assistant captain for the U.S. team at the Presidents Cup. Fred...

Carolina’s Greatest Players of the ACC Era: 30-21
In his first year on the varsity in 1958, a sophomore Shaffer averaged 11.0 PPG, 6.1 RPG, and shot 74.1% from the line. Those numbers...

Wear, oh Wear, have those tall twins gone?
Missing the Wear twins, Tar Heel fans? Well, they’re back -- playing for UCLA, after sitting out an NCAA-mandated season after transferring from UNC. In...

Sources: NBDL's Texas Legends hiring Sam Perkins
The NBDL’s Texas Legends are adding more well known names to the organization’s basketball staff. Sources with knowledge of the moves told ESPNDallas.com that the...

Michael Jordan: Before the legend
Michael Jordan went on the record and said Five-Star "changed how I felt about basketball and my future. It was the turning point of my...

"Voice of the Tar Heels" conjures memories with Belmont trip
Woody Durham will resume a relationship with Gaston County next week that has long roots. They include his connection to two of biggest names in...

George Karl biding time while waiting for NBA to unlock doors
The 60-year-old Karl has spent exactly half his life as a player in the old ABA and as an assistant and a head coach in...

Carolina’s Greatest Players of the ACC Era: 40-31
Davis’s 1992 season is one of the best in Carolina history to not warrant 1st-team All-ACC status. The ’92 ACC was historically strong– Hubert finished...

Larry Brown shares vast knowledge
Larry Brown will be the featured speaker at Harvard coach Tommy Amaker’s clinic on Sunday, and the arrangement seems vaguely sacrilegious. Since when does Dean...

Marcus Ginyard...a UNC villain?
Nolan Smith talked about how much fun it was to be apart of a "villain" team (against former Kentucky players). The guys asked him who...

Carolina’s Greatest Players of the ACC Era: 50-41
No one did it with any more style or grace than Ed Cota– his vision, creativity, and handle are unrivaled in UNC hoops history. He...

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