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Q&A With Nate Britt
Freshman Nate Britt was in the starting lineup for Friday's season-opening win over Oakland, becoming the 30th UNC player to start his first game as a freshman and the ninth point guard. GoHeels.com visited with Britt after Friday's game...

GoHeels Spotlight: Meet Nate Britt
Meet Nate Britt. He stands five feet eleven inches and weighs 165 pounds, but most importantly, he's North Carolina's new starting point guard. If you are wondering what happened to Marcus Paige, don't fret, he is also starting for the...

Tar Heel Take: Oakland University
Join Matt Oakes, Rachel Nash, and Alex Curley as they take you behind the scenes of the first basketball game of the regular season against the Oakland Golden Grizzlies and chat with some interesting people along the way...

For Danny Green, there's no place like home...and your shooting touch
Danny Green had been searching for his shot this season, and the Spurs swingman found it back home. The North Babylon native shot 8-for-11 and scored a season-high 24 points in the Spurs' 120-89 win over the Knicks at the...

Books: 'Conversations With Dean Smith' by Thad Mumau
Thad Mumau of Fayetteville was on assignment at a practice of the UNC basketball team when the sportswriter decided to ask then-coach Dean Smith if he could write Smith's authorized biography. To his surprise, Smith said yes. The two sat...

Back in the post, James Michael McAdoo thrives
"I love playing the four, it’s my natural position I feel like. I’m definitely excited for (Friday) to get to play that.” And James Michael McAdoo channeled that excitement into an offensive explosion Friday night, scoring 21 points, including 15...

Paige, Tokoto show early promise in new roles at UNC
Marcus Paige likely would have started at point guard had UNC started the season with its full complement of players. The Tar Heels, though, didn’t have that luxury, and might not for a while. And so Paige did what UNC...

Kennedy Meeks comfortable in Smith Center debut
When North Carolina freshman Kennedy Meeks exited the tunnel from the bowels of the Smith Center to the bright lights of the court surrounded by thousands fans clad in Carolina blue, the Charlotte native wasn’t nervous. He had every reason...

Marvin Williams makes surprise return to action
Utah Jazz forward Marvin Williams, who spent last year battling with soreness in his heel before opting for surgery in May, returned to the court Friday night against the Chicago Bulls. "It felt good, man," said Williams, who hit a...

J.P. Tokoto Spotlight
J.P. Tokoto's performance on Friday night against Oakland raised the eyebrows of many Carolina fans wondering what the team might do to find another scoring presence at the wing position. Starting the first game of his career to open his...

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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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