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Michael Jordan dominates trash-talking O.J. Mayo in high school
O.J. Mayo is willing to admit it: When he was one of the most sought-after high school players in the country, he made the mistake of talking trash to Michael Jordan at the Bulls legend’s summer camp, and the Greatest...

Phoenix Suns’ Kendall Marshall needs to pick it up, and fast
Kendall Marshall will tell you that there is “no question” in his mind that he can succeed in the NBA. He’s got about one month to convince the Suns, who selected him with the 13th pick of the 2012 NBA...

Rasheed Wallace's Media Day Photo Looks Like It Was An Accident
Detroit Pistons assistant coach Rasheed Wallace, does his best impression of a guy who randomly wandered into a Sears portrait studio while looking for the DVD section. Sheed's got a knack for taking great media day photos (and just generally...

Lucas: Green All Over
Dean Smith famously used to calm his teams with the advice that a billion people in China had no idea the game was even being played. As Danny Green found out this summer, that's not always true. The former Tar...

Loss of P.J. Hairston brings opportunity for J.P. Tokoto at UNC
J.P. Tokoto might have the most to gain amid the temporary loss of P.J. Hairston, who is practicing with the team while UNC attempts to finalize his status. From the moment he arrived on campus a season ago, Tokoto was...

French team Boulogne signs Dexter Strickland
French basketball team SO Maritime Boulogne has signed 23-year old guard Dexter Strickland. Strickland just graduated from the University of North Carolina. He attended the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament before this Summer's NBA Draft, and then in July played in the...

Leslie McDonald hopes to silence the barking
Leslie McDonald is North Carolina's only scholarship senior, but team leaders are determined by more than longevity. McDonald admits he didn't show a "leader's characteristics" over the summer, and one of his goals is to regain that trust. "Right now...

Rasheed Wallace Receives Rave Reviews as Player Development Coach
Rasheed Wallace cannot be defined simply by his antics, though he often is. In addition to all the dramatics, Wallace always had tremendous talent and knowledge of basketball, and he played an integral part in winning Detroit an NBA championship...

Season Analysis: P.J. Hairston
P.J. Hairston showed a dramatic evolution as a sophomore, turning from a freshman who was largely just a three-point shooter into a more complete player in his second year. He led the team in free throw attempts by a wide...

Tar Heels Talk Rookies
Prior to Friday’s opening day of practice, Roy Williams had been limited in evaluating his freshman class since its matriculation due to NCAA bylaws. His players, on the other hand, have spent three months with the trio of freshmen –...

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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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