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Roy Williams Post-Chaminade Quotes and Video
Roy Williams: “We're bigger. We're more gifted. We were really challenged by them early, but over the course of the game our size was probably the biggest factor. We outrebounded them 52 to 23. Kennedy and Isaiah had 20 and 22, and Tony coming off the bench had 14. Now we've got a big-time challenge. I told them it's the big leagues tomorrow." (Inside Carolina
Recap: UNC 104, Chaminade 61
The Tar Heel trio of Kennedy Meeks, Isaiah Hicks, and Tony Bradley shot 20 for 26 (76.9%) from the field for 56 total points, and 24 rebounds. The undersized Chaminade front line was no match for North Carolina's big men as they controlled the boards and had their way inside offensively. UNC out-rebounded the Silverswords 52-23. (Carolina Blue
Video: UNC Tops Chaminade 104-61 to Open Maui Invitational - Highlights
Isaiah Hicks scored a career-high 22 points, Kennedy Meeks added 20 points (7-7 FG) and 10 rebounds, and North Carolina defeated Chaminade 104-61 in the Maui Invitational on November 21, 2016.
Frontcourt Powers No. 4 UNC Past Chaminade in Maui Opener
Exploiting a major size and talent advantage over Chaminade in its Maui Invitational Quarterfinal game on Monday, the No. 4 UNC men’s basketball team stayed in the winner’s bracket by defeating the Silverswords 104-61. Turnover issues kept the Tar Heels from pulling away early, but Roy Williams sent a message by inserting little-used guard Stilman White. (Chapelboro.com
No. 4 North Carolina overpowers Chaminade 104-61 in Maui
Isaiah Hicks scored 22 points, Kennedy Meeks had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 4 North Carolina overpowered host Chaminade 104-61 Monday in the Maui Invitational. UNC needed a little time to shake the Silverswords, doing so midway through the first half by pounding the ball inside. The Tar Heels outscored Division II Chaminade 46-8 in the paint. (Associated Press
Lucas: Rapid Reactions - UNC vs. Chaminade
Get ready for a terrific point guard matchup on Tuesday night. Joel Berry against Oklahoma State's Jawun Evans will be one of the best individual matchups of the early season. Based on the intensity the Cowboys played with in their win over UConn earlier on Monday, North Carolina's sixth game of the season is likely to be the toughest one so far. (GoHeels.com
Tar Heels Run Past Chaminade, 104-61
Big men Kennedy Meeks, Isaiah Hicks and Tony Bradley all had season scoring highs to lead a dominant inside attack as fourth-ranked North Carolina pulled away to beat Chaminade, 104-61, in the quarterfinal round of the Maui Invitational on Monday in the Lahaina Civic Center. Hicks had a career-high 22 points, also grabbing six rebounds. (GoHeels.com
Box Score: North Carolina 104, Chaminade 61
View the complete box score from North Carolina's 104-61 win over Chaminade on Monday night in the Maui Invitational. (View Box Score
Is Joel Berry entering Steph Curry territory?
Expectations were through the roof for Joel Berry heading into his junior season. Through the first four games, however, he’s been better than even the most bullish projections. Berry’s advanced numbers have all jumped across the board. It’s early, but he’s in the midst of a very impressive start to the season shooting the basketball. (ACC Sports Journal
Hoops For The Holidays
After an overwhelming response to the expanded Seats for Service Campaign, the University of North Carolina has announced Hoops for the Holidays, an effort to allow Tar Heel fans a chance to provide tickets to those in our cities, towns, and communities who otherwise would not have the opportunity to attend a Tar Heels basketball game. (GoHeels.com
UNC Moves Up to No. 4 in AP Men’s Basketball Top 25
Heading into this week’s Maui Invitational, the UNC men’s basketball team continues to rise in the rankings. The latest AP Top 25 released on Monday saw the Tar Heels move up one spot to No. 4 after a week that included victories over Long Beach State and Hawaii. Following its last-second loss to Kansas this past Tuesday, Duke slid down to No. 6. (Chapelboro.com
Know Your Opponent: Maui Invitational
Noth Carolina begins its seventh Maui tournament Monday seeking its fourth title in the event. After winning on three straight trips to paradise, the Tar Heels are looking to reverse some disappointing results from recent visits. When UNC has won at the Lahaina Civic Center, the Tar Heels have made the Final Four, twice winning the national title. (GoHeels.com
Video: Joel Berry Wins the Maui Invitational Dance-Off
North Carolina point guard Joel Berry shows he's a winner both on and off the court as he takes home the Maui Invitational dance-off title during the Tar Heels' trip to Hawaii.
Tar Heels embrace different challenges that should come in Maui Invitational
North Carolina has posted double-digit victories in all its games this season, but the Maui Invitational appears more challenging on the surface for the Tar Heels. “I think that is what the whole team wants,” guard Joel Berry said. The three-games-in-three-days stretch begins tonight for UNC, which opens with tournament host Chaminade, a Division II program. (Burlington Times News
UNC vs. Chaminade Preview
The No. 5 Tar Heels open the 2016 Maui Invitational against host Chaminade on Monday. The game tips at 6:30 p.m. Hawaiian time (11:30 p.m. ET) on ESPN2. Chaminade returns three starters from last year and makes up a veteran bunch. Senior guard Kuany Kuany was the team’s top scorer last year (16.5 ppg) and provides a threat from the three point line. (Inside Carolina