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Roy Williams back in his "sanctuary"
Roy Williams said being on the court with his team is the equivalent to his sanctuary. So with the Tar Heels in preseason practice, he’s in a better frame of mind after countless away-from-basketball topics that have been bothersome to...

UNC, Roy Williams look to re-establish the post this season
The inside-out dynamic of a Roy Williams-coached team is key. He values getting the ball inside first and letting everything else flow from there. Making two-point shots around the basket. Getting rebounds. And getting to the foul line. But in...

UNC Basketball Media Day Recap
Unlike last season when a tumultuous summer threw the season into uncertainty, UNC's media day was focused solely on basketball and the season ahead. The Tar Heels return three starters, 70.7% of last season's scoring, 78.8% of rebounds and 80.1%...

Marcus Paige's high expectations for hoops season
Marcus Paige isn't shy about his personal goal for this team — Final Four or bust. No more going home after the first weekend of the NCAA tournament. "Personally, I've set a goal of at least making it to the...

For North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks, less is more
For the first time in a long time — maybe ever — Kennedy Meeks wants to talk about his weight. On a recent afternoon, the 6-9 North Carolina forward didn't want just talk about his weight. He wanted to brag...

Video: UNC Media Day Player Interviews
Marcus Paige, J.P. Tokoto and Nate Britt talk about the start of the 2014-2015 UNC basketball season on media day, October 8, 2014...

UNC basketball looks for Paige complement
UNC guard Marcus Paige made the jump from a solid starter to an all-American last season, illustrated by a win over N.C. State in Raleigh in which he scored 31 points after halftime and made the winning shot in the...

Video: One-on-one with Roy Williams
UNC coach Roy Williams talks with Jones Angell about the start of the Tar Heels' 2014-2015 basketball season in this exclusive interview on media day Wednesday, October 8, 2014...

UNC, Williams looking for consistency
North Carolina is looking for a little stability. After a year marked by extreme swings on the court — and by outside-the-lines issues involving past players — the Tar Heels want to get back to being their customarily consistent selves...

Roy Williams UNC Media Day Quotes
Roy Williams talked with the media at the team's annual Media Day leading up to the season opener against N.C. Central Nov. 14. The Tar Heels play two exhibition games before the season opener, the first against Fayetteville State Oct...

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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 Tickets

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

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

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