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Raymond Felton drops 15 pounds, ready to go
Raymond Felton says he "loves" the changes the Knicks made in the offseason. Felton also made a pretty significant change himself. With the help of Washington D.C.-based trainer Keith Veney, Felton says he has lost approximately 15 pounds since the...

Brendan Haywood giving backpacks to homeless
Charlotte Bobcats center Brendan Haywood is giving backpacks and school supplies to 100 children at a homeless shelter. The basketball team says Haywood will be at the Salvation Army's Center of Hope on Sunday afternoon. A donation will be made...

ACC basketball on Twitter: There's North Carolina, then there’s everybody else
In what shouldn’t surprise anyone, North Carolina and Duke have more Twitter followers than any other team in the conference. In fact, North Carolina led the country in followers for its official basketball account in a listing published in July...

Roy Williams on Paul Pierce, returning to UNC, and coaching in the NBA
“One of the reasons I thought seriously about staying at Kansas 10 years ago and not coming back to North Carolina was that I wanted to be one of those coaches that just coached at one school...I have had a...

Video of Michael Jordan’s first collegiate basket at UNC
The video is from Jordan's first game at North Carolina in 1981, a 74-67 victory over fellow national power Kansas. It includes the introduction of Jordan in the Tar Heels' starting lineup, his first shot attempt and his first collegiate...

Lucas: What Might've Been
Kobe Bryant spiced up a usual slow time for basketball news by mentioning in an interview that if he'd had to make a college choice at the time of his decision in the spring of 1996, he would've attended North...

Kobe Bryant says he would have played for North Carolina, not Duke
Kobe Bryant went straight from high school to the NBA, joining the Los Angeles Lakers following a trade from the Charlotte Hornets, who selected him with the 13th pick in the 1996 draft. If Bryant had decided to attend college,...

UNC AD Cunningham: P.J. Hairston will play for Tar Heels this season
P.J. Hairston will play basketball for North Carolina this season. Now the question is when he will begin. Speaking at a retreat for the school’s journalism faculty Thursday, athletic director Bubba Cunningham was asked if Hairston would play this season...

North Carolina AD says P.J. Hairston will play next season
While at a faculty retreat Thursday, North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham offered a brief glimpse into the future for North Carolina star forward P.J. Hairston. Is Hairston set to play at some point next season? Cunningham took a question...

Bubba and Roy Offer Brief Comments on P.J. Hairston
I wonder if Bubba Cunningham wasn't prepared for the possibility that his answer might get circulated publicly even though he was at a UNC journalism faculty retreat. What Cunningham said is very much in line which what most people think...

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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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