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What Should We Expect From UNC Basketball This Year?
UNC’s 84-61 win against Oakland in the team’s home-opener gave Tar Heel fans their first glimpse of this team against semi-legitimate competition, and, in the process, a lot to get excited about. At the same time, not everything is perfect...

Michael Jordan spotted playing beer pong at a Miami hotel (Photos)
Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan, because he’s Michael Jordan, can do whatever he feels like. Yes, his team has dipped down to 3-4, coming off of embarrassing seven and 21-win seasons, but that doesn’t mean Jordan isn’t allowed to let...

Michael Jordan reveals the most memorable dunk of his career
Michael Jordan dunked over hundreds of players during his NBA career, so picking his favorite dunk can’t be easy. In a video for the newly released videogame NBA 2K14, Jordan said that the one dunk he thinks about “very, very...

North Carolina-Holy Cross Preview
While the Tar Heels will certainly be thin on the wing throughout the year, they will be big and have plenty of options and different styles they can throw at opponents. This game against Holy Cross will be the second...

Rasheed Wallace Owes $150,000 in Oregon Property Taxes
The news that former Trail Blazer Rasheed Wallace owes $150,000 in taxes on an Oregon property has caused some people’s ears to perk up. While it’s interesting whenever an athlete who made millions neglects to pay taxes, it’s even more...

Dean Smith's wife: Presidential award 'a pinnacle' for UNC coach
The wife of former North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith called Smith's Presidential Medal of Freedom award "a pinnacle" of his career, but said Smith would not attend the ceremony at the White House Nov. 20. "For a while, we...

Washington, D.C. To Host 2016 ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament
The 2016 ACC Basketball Tournament will be held at Washington, D.C.’s Verizon Center, ACC commissioner John Swofford announced today. “We are excited to bring the ACC Tournament back to the nation’s capital in 2016,” Swofford said. “Verizon Center is a...

Freshmen Trio Debuts
Kennedy Meeks—like his fellow classmates Nate Britt and Isaiah Hicks—had not been allowed to talk to the media prior to Friday night. As per North Carolina basketball tradition, freshmen lips are officially locked once they arrive on campus until after...

Tar Heels learn lessons from big games
The well-played conclusions (Michigan State-Kentucky and Kansas-Duke) of the Hoops Tip-off Marathon on Tuesday night established a barometer for what an elite team should look and play like. North Carolina is scheduled to play three of those teams (the exception...

Nuggets' Ty Lawson gets aggressive, gets off to fast start
Ty Lawson is off to the best start of his career, playing the kind of basketball that is necessary to keep his name on the All-Star Game radar. And Lawson very much wants to be part of those festivities in...

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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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