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Lucas: Smith Center Top Ten
The Dean E. Smith Center hosted its 400th game (and eight millionth fan) on Sunday. The Tar Heels have compiled a 340-60 (.850) record in the building's first 400 games. Here's a look back at the ten most memorable Carolina...

The Kindness of Dean Smith
In thinking about Coach Smith, it is important to know this. Dean Smith’s impact shouldn’t be viewed through the lens of his Hall-of-Fame coaching career. It isn’t about the wins, the titles or the innovations he brought to the game...

The legacy of UNC's Dean Smith
Former North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith won games, awards, titles – and the deep affection of those he led. That's the legacy of Smith, a legacy WNCN's Penn Holderness and Pam Saulsby explored Wednesday night in a live special...

SMU basketball’s future looks bright under Larry Brown
It’ll be interesting to see how much longer SMU will be considered a sleeper. The Mustangs, after all, landed the No. 1 point guard in the nation in Emmanuel Mudiay this past week, signed Keith Frazier, a McDonald’s All-American, in...

Roy Williams reflects as Dean Smith receives honor
“I’m very thrilled to have worked with coach Smith, he taught me so much more about people than he did about zone defense or man-to-man defense or anything whatsoever,” Roy Williams said. “I think he’s truly one of the great...

Dean Smith ‘One of the greatest coaches’
Dean Smith will “forever stand as one of the greatest coaches in college basketball history,” President Barack Obama said Wednesday as Smith was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom the nation’s highest civilian honor. “Dean E. Smith spent 36...

Tar Heels deal with harsh dose of reality
The difference between the real-life Tar Heels and the hypothetical ones is substantial. And that gap might not close any time soon. There is no timetable for when the NCAA will release its punishment for P.J. Hairston and Leslie McDonald...

Dean Smith's innovations define current college basketball
Dean Smith was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom Wednesday more for what he did away from the basketball court than what he accomplished on it. He will always be defined by his influence on race relations, compassion for his...

Audio: John Feinstein Talks About Dean Smith
Washington Post columnist and CBS Sports Radio host John Feinstein was a guest on The David Glenn Show today, and the two had a conversation centered around thoughts about the great Dean Smith, who was awarded the Presidential Medal of...

Video: Danny Green and his pet snake; Two cold-blooded performers
Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs shows off his prized pet: a 7-foot Columbian Red Tail boa constrictor...

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Last Game:
North Carolina: 109
Bahamas All-Stars: 52
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UNC vs. Fayetteville State
Fri, Oct 24 7:30 PM

UNC vs. Belmont
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UNC vs. NC Central
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