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Video: Marcus Paige Preseason Update
North Carolina sophomore guard Marcus Paige talks about being more comfortable leading the Tar Heels this year and learning to play off the ball...

Roy Williams Awaits P.J. Hairston's Fate
As the calendar prepares for one last turn ahead of North Carolina’s season opener against Oakland, it has become apparent that the P.J. Hairston decision is no longer in Roy Williams's hands. It was UNC spokesperson Steve Kirschner, not Roy...

Video: Roy Williams Pre-Oakland Press Conference
North Carolina coach Roy Williams talks to the media during Thursday's press conference as the Tar Heels prepare for Friday's matchup against Oakland...

Lucas: Impact Felt Immediately
With Thursday's news about the expected absence of P.J. Hairston and Leslie McDonald from the season opener on Friday night, a look at what the Tar Heels might look like without them. The absence of Hairston means UNC returns just...

P.J. Hairston Situation Update
A Carolina spokesman said Thursday that Leslie McDonald and P.J. Hairston will not play Friday in the season opener against Oakland as the school continues to wait on a final resolution from the NCAA. The update was part of Roy...

SI Preseason College Basketball Power Rankings
11. North Carolina Tar Heels: Just 18.1 percent of UNC's field goal attempts came at the rim last season, the second-lowest amount of any team in the country. Power forward James Michael McAdoo attempted 356 shots that were classified as...

Bigger and Better
Carolina big men must have a varied repertoire to draw from in order to execute the Tar Heel offense. The coaches want to see a power move - one dribble and then taking the ball to the rim, a face...

Marcus Paige grows into leadership role at UNC
Marcus Paige now understands things he didn’t understand last year around this time, when it was still early in his freshman year at North Carolina. He understands what is expected of a Tar Heels’ point guard, and understands what coach...

Ten Years Of Roy Williams Memories
Curiously, many former Tar Heels' favorite memories of Roy Williams involve him in a state of distress. Tyler Zeller recalls watching film in the locker room the day after the 33-point debacle at Florida State. Williams went to pick up...

Oakland-UNC Preview
The Tar Heels will of course be without their streaky scorer P.J. Hairston for the foreseeable future (but I bet he's back for Kentucky) and won't have veterans Reggie Bullock and Dexter Strickland as they've both moved on. But they...

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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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