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Tyler Hansbrough answers some questions for Raptors
Famed Boston Celtics broadcaster Tom Heinsohn suggested that Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough is the type of player you want to “punch in the mouth” when you’re facing him on the court. Which is fair enough. Hansbrough does have the...

Ty Lawson's domestic case dismissed
A domestic dispute involving Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson has been dismissed in Arapahoe County Court. Lawson, 25, was arrested in August after a dispute with his girlfriend, Ashley Nicole Pettiford. She was also arrested in the case which...

Sports business expo features Phil Ford
In a new initiative to better connect students and professionals in the sports and fitness industry, the Carolina Sport Business Club hosted its first Carolina Sport Business & Fitness Expo at Kenan Stadium’s Blue Zone Saturday. The event featured talks...

Reggie Bullock’s Rookie Hazing
Being an NBA Rookie usually involves some good-natured hazing: you’re in charge of carrying all the basketballs to practice on the road, or making sure the vets have coffee and doughnuts at shootaround. The Clippers, however, have flipped the script...

Raymond Felton wants to fill Knicks' leadership void
Raymond Felton deferred to Jason Kidd in terms of leadership last season, he admitted Monday. Now Kidd is the coach of the Knicks' rivals in Brooklyn, so Felton is ready to take a step forward to replace the future Hall...

ACC Basketball Stock Watch: North Carolina on the rise
This group of Tar Heels is deeper, more talented and more experienced than last season. If Roy Williams can find a low post combination he’s comfortable with, and the Tar Heels manage to overcome their lack of proven wing players...

ACC Basketball Today and Tomorrow
ACC Basketball as we've known it is no more. Using the latest addition of Syracuse, Pitt and Notre Dame (and impending addition of Louisville) as a line of demarcation, the Winston-Salem Journal has been running a decade-by-decade retrospective on ACC...

Sources: UNC in 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis tourney
The 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis field will have plenty of headline teams in Nassau, Bahamas, multiple sources told ESPN.com. The eight-team field at the island casino hotel will feature North Carolina, Georgetown, UCLA, Florida, Wisconsin, Oklahoma, UAB and Butler. Butler...

Cavs Scrimmage Ends Early After Tyler Zeller Injury
Tyler Zeller knew something wasn't quite right. The Cavaliers second-year center slipped and landed face down on the baseline under the basket and Anderson Varejao fell on top of him, bringing an early end to the team's annual Wine &...

Tutor resigns at UNC over Roy Williams’ handling of P.J. Hairston
When Roy Williams announced he intended to suspend guard P.J. Hairston to start the season rather than dismissing him entirely, not everyone at North Carolina supported the coach's decision. In fact, one university employee has apparently gone so far as...

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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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