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Harrison Barnes hopes to play opener
Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes, who has been sidelined by a foot injury for the past two weeks, is expected to be ready for next week's regular-season opener against the Los Angeles Lakers. Barnes has not played since Oct...

UNC Player Profile: Kennedy Meeks
Kennedy Meeks enters his freshman season at UNC as one of five true big men on the Tar Heel roster. By all accounts he also is in position to challenge for the starting spot at center. Early reports from practice...

UNC position series: Shooting guard
With the length of P.J. Hairston's pending suspension still up in the air, the shooting guard position is a bit of an unknown. Once he returns to the lineup, Hairston will likely reclaim the status as the team’s most gifted...

Tar Heels' freshman class can impact without starting
Last year’s North Carolina freshmen class of Marcus Paige, J.P. Tokoto, Joel James and Brice Johnson contributed from the outset. This year’s trio of freshmen will be relied on in a similar manner. Center Kennedy Meeks has the best chance...

Marcus Paige On Cousy Watch List
The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced the watch list of candidates for the 2014 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award. North Carolina sophomore Marcus Paige is among the 46 players on the list. UNC, boasting previous...

Video: Brice Johnson Preseason Update
North Carolina sophomore forward Brice Johnson discusses his early success last year, maintaining confidence, and the development of this year's team in this preseason update...

Two Points Better Than One
Last season, Marcus Paige played the role of the diminutive North Carolina rookie point guard assimilating into ACC basketball. Nate Britt will take over that role this year, although Paige will often share the backcourt with his freshman teammate when...

Metta World Peace defends Tyler Hansbrough on Twitter
"Tyler Hansbrough is a tough kid . Stop be silly people!!! He is going to be a champ one day. Keep being tough Tyler!!"...

Q&A with Roy Williams, Part II
Roy Williams: "I look around the locker room and see a bunch of kids that I’m really enjoying coaching through 12 or 13 practices. I look around the locker room and see a bunch of kids that want to learn...

UNC position series: Point guard
Marcus Paige, who was just the eighth point guard in school history to start his first game as a freshman, came on strong at the end of last season. During the final 11 games including the postseason, Paige improved his...

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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

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