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Intensity rises as Pro-Am playoff games begin
The intensity meter was pinging more than it has been all summer at the S.J.G. Greater NC Pro-Am. The games at the summer league haven’t been as desirable as they have been in past seasons because current players from Duke...

Lucas: Ten To Watch
The NBA schedule can be a little daunting. But only certain games really matter to Tar Heel fans. Follow the below ten games, and you'll see every Carolina alum currently active in the NBA at least once (pending the decisions...

Beyond Rivalry: The Unhinged Wolfpack Fringe
The reason N.C. State’s most delusional fans have tarnished any remaining semblance of a rivalry between the two schools is because their hatred of UNC has delved into the realm of obsession. A rivalry implies that one team wants to...

Roy Williams, Bob Knight highlight Nike Championship basketball clinic at UAB
Hall of Fame coaches Roy Williams and Bob Knight headline a prestigious group of coaches who will be part of a Nike Basketball Clinic that will be held at UAB's Bartow Arena on Sept. 20-22. In addition to Knight, Williams...

Deon Thompson signs with Bayern Munich
Turkish Airlines Euroleague debutant Bayern Munich added a low-post threat to its attack with the signing of Deon Thompson. The power forward arrives from fellow German team Alba Berlin. Thompson averaged 12 points and 5.4 rebounds in 23 Euroleague games...

P.J. Hairston plays in hometown charity game
P.J. Hairston may be suspended from the UNC basketball team, but he took the court Friday in a charity game in his Greensboro hometown. Hairston declined questions, saying he preferred to put the focus on the cause – raising money...

P.J. Hairston's case for going 54 mph in a 45-mph zone in May continued until Sept. 13
Suspended North Carolina basketball player P.J. Hairston's court appearance for a May 13 speeding ticket was continued until Sept. 13, magistrate Steven R. Storch said Friday. Hairston was due in Durham County traffic court Friday morning after being charged in...

Tudor: Hairston could be difference between top seed, .500 finish for Tar Heels
When UNC basketball coach Roy Williams put P.J. Hairston on indefinite suspension earlier this week, it was the strongest indication yet that the Tar Heels 2013-14 season could be as unpredictable as Hairston’s eventful summer. The 6-foot-5, 220-pounder from Greensboro...

Charity basketball game-honoring mother, child killed in boating accident-to include UNC players
A charity basketball game, featuring former Atlantic Coast Conference players, planned for Friday night will honor the pregnant mother and her 3-year-old son who died on Memorial Day weekend in a boating accident on High Rock Lake. THT Note:...

Audio: David Glenn Interviews Phil Ford
Former UNC and NBA player Phil Ford joined David Glenn Thursday. Among the topics discussed: Ford’s thoughts on the meaning of earning a gold medal and representing our country, as he played in the 1976 Olympics; the decision he made...

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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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