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Duke-Carolina Documentary Playing in Durham
The documentary film on the Duke-Carolina basketball rivalry that debuted last March will have a special three-day run at the Carolina Theater in Durham. Duke-Carolina: The Blue Blood rivalry will be playing Tuesday-Thursday, October 1-3, with two shows each night...

It's unclear when P.J. Hairston plays, but he's practicing - and pulling pranks
Last Friday, North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams announced in a school-issued statement that suspended player P.J. Hairston had "earned the opportunity to practice." Hairston isn't being allowed to have a leadership role, meaning he doesn't have a say in...

Danny Green putting in work
Danny has been working with Spurs staff to polish his already considerable skills as well as working on areas where he could use improvement, such as his dribble drive, pull up mid range shots and finishing at the rim. Danny...

ESPN hires George Karl as TV analyst
George Karl, who won the NBA's coach of the year award last season but also lost his job, is joining ESPN as a studio analyst. Karl, the coach of the Denver Nuggets from 2004-05 through last season, signed a multi-year...

Q&A With Leslie McDonald & Brice Johnson
Leslie McDonald on the "freelance" offense and how much UNC might rely on it this season: "Freelance is a play where we have the freedom to make plays. We go set screens, we go cut. It's not a structured offense...

Ranking college basketball’s best current programs
North Carolina has made six Elite Eights in the last nine seasons, but also has had a couple of dips when they had to reboot after national title runs. The first time worked out pretty well, with Tyler Hansbrough arriving...

CoachSpeak: Hairston Discipline and Brutal Schedule
It’s almost time for another Carolina basketball season. And Roy Williams had a lot to say at Media Day. Not surprisingly, the majority of early questions centered on the situation with suspended junior P.J. Hairston. Coach Williams says Hairston has...

Harrison Barnes hopes to participate in NBA slam dunk contest
Harrison Barnes had more than his fair share of amazing slam dunk highlights during his rookie season with the Golden State Warriors. It’s rare that we get the best in-game dunkers wanting to participate in All-Star weekend’s slam dunk contest,...

Roy Williams wants UNC to return to more traditional lineup
“I hope to stay big, but what I’ve got to do is pick out the best five guys and put them on the court. Somebody’s got to step up,” Roy Williams said. “If you look at our stats last year,...

Tar Heels Like Longer Preseason
For the first time since its start in 2003, Late Night with Roy will not signal the beginning of this year's North Carolina men's basketball season. The program, which usually kicks off a new season for the Tar Heels by...

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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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