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Holy Cross at No. 12 North Carolina: Three to know
Despite its humble profile these days, Holy Cross does have a rich basketball tradition. The team boasts Celtics legend Bob Cousy as an alum and won an NCAA title in 1947. The Crusaders beat the Tar Heels in the 1952...

Marvin Williams’ return provides a boost to Jazz
The Utah Jazz are no longer winless thanks, in large part, to Marvin Williams. In Wednesday night’s comeback win over the Pelicans, Williams scored eight of his 12 points in the final 7:21. His 3-pointer with 1:22 remaining gave the...

Preview: #12 UNC vs Holy Cross
Drawing from last week's excellent first half followed by a more grounded second half, the Tar Heels will likely settle into a level of play somewhere in between. There is still very much that is up in the air about...

James Michael McAdoo playing with purpose
There’s a crazy kind of peer pressure among elite college basketball players that somehow if you stay in school for more than a year, it indicates some type of flaw. James Michael McAdoo has now twice returned to Chapel Hill...

Tar Heels Host Holy Cross Tonight
North Carolina (1-0) and Holy Cross (1-1) will meet on the hardwood for the first time in nearly 57 years when the Crusaders visit the Smith Center for a matchup on Friday. The Tar Heels and Crusaders will tipoff just...

Previewing Holy Cross
North Carolina returns to the court on Friday to face Holy Cross of the Patriot League. Tip-off is 8 p.m. at the Smith Center and the game will be televised by ESPNU. Holy Cross enters Friday night’s contest with a...

Tar Heels need to be a first-half team
Roy Williams hopes his team looks a lot more like their start against Oakland than their finish as they prepare for Game 2 against Holy Cross on Friday at 8 p.m. The Tar Heels shot 74 percent en route to...

Tar Heels check on various combinations going into second game
The Tar Heels face Holy Cross tonight as part of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off. Although his team shot an uncanny 74.2 percent in the first half against Oakland — the highest field goal percentage in any half in Roy...

Two-guard combo bolsters UNC basketball
The injection of Nate Britt — a true point guard — into UNC’s lineup has opened Marcus Paige up to be the dynamic shooting guard he’s shown flashes of before. Only four players on the Tar Heels’ roster last season...

Tale of the Tape: UNC-Holy Cross
Looking at the available data (limited as it may be), Holy Cross struggles a bit on the defensive end, is fairly average on offense but is hitting 43.2% from three. Most of that came in the win over Sacred Heart...

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Basketball Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 111
Fayetteville State: 58
Fri, Oct 24 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Belmont
Fri, Nov 7 7:30 PM Tickets

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

UNC vs. Robert Morris
Sun, Nov 16 6:00 PM ESPNU Tickets

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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