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Emails: UNC worried about ACC when Maryland quit conference
Amid the swirl of rumors and speculation after Maryland announced that it would leave the ACC to join the Big Ten, North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham expressed concern about the future of the ACC, and whether it could compete...

Brandan Wright has shoulder fracture, but likely won’t need surgery
Brandan Wright suffered a small, non-displaced fracture to his left shoulder in practice Tuesday. Results of an MRI showed the break, but surgery is not anticipated at this time, the Mavericks said. No timetable has been set for his return...

UNC Students support Roy Williams and his leadership
Every morning I read the DTH. This Wednesday I read yet another letter condemning Roy Williams for his handling of the P.J. Hairston situation. I have yet to see a single letter published in Roy’s defense. I’m here to change...

Tyler Zeller returns to practice after injury
Tyler Zeller and Alonzo Gee both practiced for the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday after missing Tuesday night’s game. Zeller suffered a left hip flexor strain in the third quarter of the Wine & Gold Scrimmage. He went through some practice...

Brendan Haywood to miss 12 weeks for foot fracture
The Charlotte Bobcats announced that center Brendan Haywood is expected to miss at least twelve weeks after being diagnosed with a stress fracture in his left foot that will require surgery. An MRI and CT scan taken on Wednesday revealed...

UNC Fans Remember Dean Smith
It is hard to believe sixteen years have elapsed since Coach Smith's retirement announcement. This is a glimpse back of the legacy Coach Smith bestowed upon Tar Heel fans and Carolina fans’ reflections of where they were 16 years ago...

Michael Jordan had a memorable visit to Asheville 26 years ago
It was the summer of 1987, and life was good for Michael Jordan. A national player of the year while at North Carolina, M.J. was coming off his third NBA season with the Chicago Bulls, in which he averaged a...

Video: Leslie McDonald Preseason Update
North Carolina senior Leslie McDonald is focusing on staying healthy and improving his offensive consistency heading into the 2013-2014 basketball season...

Confidence a fragrance for UNC's Joel James
Joel James, the 6-foot-10, 280-pound sophomore has declared that he'll be UNC's starting center this season, and that's a positive sign for the Tar Heels. A lack of self-belief contributed to James' struggles as a college newcomer. "You ever heard...

Tar Heels have high ceiling in trying year for Roy Williams
Despite the ups and down with P.J. Hairston, the potential upside for this Tar Heel team is higher than the group that went 25-11 overall, 12-6 in the ACC last season. It all hinges, of course, on the P.J. factor...

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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

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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