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McAdoo a superhero in his own right
Junior forward James Michael McAdoo admittedly tried to take on too much for UNC at times last season. That’s evidenced by his team-leading 96 turnovers. McAdoo earned second-team all-ACC honors as a sophomore, leading the Tar Heels in rebounding, total...

College Basketball: 2013-14 North Carolina Preview
The Tar Heels enter 2013-14 with plenty of size up front and paper-thin depth on the perimeter as they try to get back to the Final Four for the first time since 2009. As emphasis on dribble penetration, floor spacing,...

Player Profile: Leslie McDonald
Leslie McDonald's effectiveness has always been blunted by the one-dimensionality of his offense. It's rare to see significant strides between the junior and senior year, even without the offseason distractions, so I wouldn't expect that to change. His defense is...

Thad Matta confirms four team tournament event including Ohio State, Kentucky, UCLA, and UNC
A week ago, there was word that there could potentially be a four-team event that featured Ohio State, Kentucky, UCLA, and North Carolina. Now, that talk has turned into reality, according to Buckeyes head coach Thad Matta. OSU will play...

Tyler Hansbrough looks good in opener
The Toronto Raptors brought former UNC star Tyler Hansbrough in for his toughness, his rebounding and his shot-blocking. And that’s exactly what he did in 25 minutes off the bench, scoring seven points with 12 rebounds and three blocks. “Yeah,...

UNC opens up with Friday exhibition
College hoops is once again upon us, as UNC fans get their first look at the 2013-2014 Tar Heels this Friday night in a game-like setting in an exhibition matchup with in-state foe UNC-Pembroke. The Tar Heels open up in...

Video: Jackson Simmons Preseason Update
North Carolina junior Forward Jackson Simmons discusses how his off-season development will build upon his success from last season...

Tar Heels Ranked 12th by Associated Press
The Associated Press released its preseason basketball poll today, and Carolina was picked No. 12. This season marks just the third time in the Roy Williams era that the Tar Heels have been picked outside the AP preseason top 10...

New rules could both help, hurt Tar Heels
Few programs will benefit offensively from the new rules in college basketball limiting physical defensive play like North Carolina will. Defenders won’t be able to impede cutters and hand check ball-handlers like they used to, which presumably will open up...

Lucas: Carolina Basketball Notebook
Hubert Davis recently taught a history class to sophomore center Joel James. The subject: the 1993 Tar Heels. The Tar Heel assistant obtained a copy of the UNC-Michigan national championship game for James to watch. "They had three seven-footers on...

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Basketball Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 83
Iowa State: 85
Sun, Mar 23 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Providence Storm
Fri, Aug 15 5:00 PM

UNC vs. Bahamas All-Stars
Sat, Aug 16 5:00 PM

UNC vs. Fayetteville State
Fri, Oct 24 TBD

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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