The Primary Break: UNC-VT Quick Takes
Quick statistical nuggets from UNC’s 91-72 victory over Virginia Tech. Both UNC’s 14 made 3s and 30 attempted 3s were season highs, topping the 12 and 27 against NC State. Justin Jackson’s 26 points pushed him past 1300 in his career. He moved by York Larese, Joe Forte, George Karl, and Kevin Madden, and now ranks 42nd on UNC’s career leaderboard with 1303.
Kevin Madden remembers Dean Smith
Dean Smith's basketball reach circled the globe, and Staunton is one of the places the iconic former University of North Carolina head coach touched — a touch that will never be forgotten. Paul Hatcher and Kevin Madden each consider themselves blessed to have had Smith, who died Saturday night at age 83, in their lives
Legendary ACC Team No. 16: 1984 North Carolina
Is this the most underachieving ACC team ever? Some may agree that it is. The Tar Heels had Michael Jordan as a junior, Sam Perkins as a senior, Matt Doherty as a senior, Kenny Smith, Brad Daugherty, Joe Wolf, Dave Popson, Steve Hale, Kevin Madden, and so on.
Davis named Virginia's Mr. Basketball
When Terry Davis was a senior at Halifax County High School in 1985, the best player in the state -- Kevin Madden -- signed with North Carolina. Davis' son, Ed, was a senior this year, and the best player in the state went to North Carolina again, only this time it was a Davis.