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UNC Offense Has No Identity Without Its Suspended Backcourt
North Carolina has the look of a team that is completely unsure of who its offensively. Coming into the year facing uncertainty regarding player suspensions and the role both holdovers and newcomers are going to be asked to play in...

North Carolina-Belmont Preview
North Carolina has gotten exactly what it's needed from sophomore guard Marcus Paige over the first two games of the season. The No. 12 Tar Heels will look for Paige to continue picking up the scoring slack in the absence...

Rasheed Wallace can still dunk...barely
Over the summer, Rasheed Wallace joined the Detroit Pistons coaching staff. And being with the Pistons is perfect for Wallace, who gets to mentor Andre Drummond and Greg Monroe. Drummond posted one of the best Vine videos we’ve seen. It...

Jerry Stackhouse joins Fox Sports Detroit as Pistons analyst
Fox Sports Detroit recently announced the addition of former Detroit Pistons player Jerry Stackhouse as a studio analyst for select “Pistons Live” shows this season. Stackhouse averaged almost 17 points per game during his 18-year NBA career, including 1997-2002 with...

Tale of the Tape: UNC-Belmont
Belmont is 19th in the country in tempo with 72.8 possessions per game. The Tar Heels are at 70.2 but again the small sample is really in effect for both teams. Historically speaking Belmont under head coach Rick Byrd has...

Previewing Belmont
The Tar Heels have one more home game before hitting the road for a few weeks. Belmont comes to the Smith Center on Sunday and the tip-off, on ESPNU, is set for 4 p.m. Belmont enters Sunday’s contest with a...

Tar Heels to play 400th game in Smith Center on Sunday
North Carolina will play its 400th game in the Dean E. Smith Center on Sunday when it hosts Belmont at 4 p.m. in a game that's part of the Hall of Fame Tipoff. The Tar Heels also could reach the...

North Carolina has just enough for win
Against the Crusaders, North Carolina (2-0) had enough offensively to manage a 62-54 win on Friday before 15,833 at the Dean E. Smith Center. When the competition gets better, it won’t be enough. Marcus Paige said the Heels’ struggles were...

Tar Heels take too many rushed shots in win
Eleven seconds after the opening tip, North Carolina's J.P. Tokoto pulled up near the free-throw line and tossed up an airball. Nate Britt missed a shot six seconds into the next possession, and the third one ended with a turnover...

Marcus Paige saves UNC from upset
Marcus Paige did it all on the offensive end to keep the Tar Heels alive. He hit three 3-pointers to stretch the floor. He scored on fast breaks, drives and pull-up jumpers. He made all four of his free throws...

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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 Tickets

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

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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