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President honors Dean Smith, Smith's daughter tells what it means to family
The books in the living room and the small UNC garden flag outside of her Salisbury home might be clues, but while the world knows Dean Smith as coach, Sandy Combs knows him as dad. "He was a wonderful father,...

Audio: Jeff Lebo Interview
A day after giving the Duke Blue Devils all they wanted (and more), ECU head basketball coach Jeff Lebo was a guest on The David Glenn Show today, and the two discussed that tough game at Cameron Indoor last night,...

A True Man of Honor
For Dean Edwards Smith, integrating a restaurant in Chapel Hill---or helping integrate the Atlantic Coast Conference for that matter---wasn't a whole lot different than preparing and executing a winning game plan any one of the 879 times he led the...

Dean Smith a deserving recipient of Presidential Medal of Freedom
If anybody would be fine with not being there to receive such an individual honor, it would be Dean Smith. As a basketball coach, he taught his teams to be unselfish on the court. As a private citizen, Smith was...

Felon tied to rental cars driven by UNC’s Hairston receives probation
A felon linked to rental cars driven by UNC basketball player P.J. Hairston received 36 months of supervised probation as part of a plea deal. Haydn Patrick “Fats” Thomas accepted the deal Wednesday in a Durham County courtroom. He pleaded...

Video: Dean Smith Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony
Watch the ceremony for Dean Smith as he was honored Wednesday with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Video courtesy of the White House...

Jeff Lebo, East Carolina Deserve Respect
The Pirates have exactly one win over an ACC team, and that one was over one of Sidney Lowe's mediocrities at State. That wasn't the case Tuesday night in Cameron. There's always a very coherent team on the floor there,...

Obama praises Dean Smith at White House ceremony
President Barack Obama had high praise for former North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith on Wednesday, honoring the Tar Heels coach for his courage off the court and his spectacular career with UNC. Obama noted that Smith was the first...

Dean Smith Receives Presidential Medal of Freedom
North Carolina coaching legend Dean Smith was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday. Smith's wife, Linnea Smith, accepted the medal on his behalf and was accompanied to the White House by...

Storify: Presidential Medal Of Freedom Ceremony
On November 20th, President Obama awarded 16 Americans the nation's highest civilian honor at the White House. President Obama: "Dean Smith is one of the winningest coaches in college basketball history. But his successes go far beyond Xs and Os."...

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Basketball Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 109
Bahamas All-Stars: 52
Sat, Aug 16

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Fayetteville State
Fri, Oct 24 7:30 PM

UNC vs. Belmont
Fri, Nov 7 7:30 PM

UNC vs. NC Central
Fri, Nov 14 8:00 PM ESPNU

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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