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Impressions: ACC Media Day
The slogan plastered across the Atlantic Coast Conference’s signage read: “The Best Get Better.” And it seemed every coach and player who sat down for an interview pitched from the same talking points to that end. The additions of Syracuse,...

Tar Heel basketball faces questions, but answers lurk on roster
Three weeks before the basketball season opener, there’s still a lot of uncertainty surrounding North Carolina’s lineup — and not just because the length of P.J. Hairston’s suspension hasn’t been announced. When the Tar Heels open against Oakland on Nov...

Meet the Mavs: Vince Carter
Vince Carter will provide instant offense and vastly underrated defense in his second consecutive season as the Mavs’ sixth man. Coach Rick Carlisle wants to keep Carter’s minutes in the mid-20s per game again, putting a priority on keeping the...

Roy Williams goes 'whacko' just once
North Carolina was picked third in the ACC in basketball Wednesday, behind top pick Duke and Syracuse, but Tar Heels coach Roy Williams appeared quite happy with the development of his team as the season approaches. "I've loved coaching my...

Video: Marcus Paige, Brice Johnson sing "Party in the USA"
North Carolina teammates Marcus Paige and Brice Johnson stop by the ACC Digital Network Photo Booth to bring fans a fabulous rendition of the Miley Cyrus classic, Party in the USA...

Roy Williams Operation Basketball Notebook
UNC basketball coach Roy Williams spoke about a bunch of different topics at Wednesday's ACC 'Operation Basketball' event in Charlotte. "It was a wild summer," Williams said. "There's no question about that. I didn't enjoy most of it, but also...

UNC Picked Third in Preseason ACC Basketball Poll
Third place for UNC sounds about right given the new strength of the ACC. No Tar Heels were named to the All-ACC first team which is also not surprising since there is also a greater depth of talent in the...

Former Big East heavyweights give Tobacco Road new vibe
The ACC looks a bit different with the additions of Notre Dame, Pittsburgh and Syracuse this season. It should also be quite a bit better with those longtime Big East heavyweights lending their heft to a conference that already features...

Interior Competition at UNC Basketball Practice
Marcus Paige labeled Joel James as the frontrunner for the starting center spot roughly three weeks ago at UNC’s media day. After 11 days of practice, however, there appears to be a legitimate competition between James and freshman center Kennedy...

Chansky: Billion-Dollar Game
UNC Professors Jay Smith and Lew Margolis – now part of what they call the Athletic Reform Group – are at it again. And, once again, they show that they just don’t get the big picture. UNC has made its...

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Basketball Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 111
Fayetteville State: 58
Fri, Oct 24 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Belmont
Fri, Nov 7 7:30 PM Tickets

UNC vs. NC Central
Fri, Nov 14 8:00 PM ESPNU Tickets

UNC vs. Robert Morris
Sun, Nov 16 6:00 PM ESPNU Tickets

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

Radio/TV Affiliates (pdf file)