UNC Women's Basketball Alumni
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2010 ACC Women's Basketball Legends: Tonya Sampson, UNC
Tonya Sampson (UNC, 1990-94): As a senior, Tonya Sampson earned Kodak, Basketball America and Basketball Times All-America honors, while leading the Tar Heels to the...Monday February 1, 2010Goins, Sampson, Stinson named ACC women's legends
Tonya Sampson and Andrea Stinson, who stared at UNC and N.C. State during an era of significant growth for women's basketball, and former Duke standout...Saturday January 30, 2010Kellie Kennedy follows passion for coaching
For four years, Kellie Kennedy played basketball for the Tar Heels while studying business at UNC. She excelled in the classroom and her play on...Thursday December 10, 2009IOC reallocates Marion Jones' medals
The International Olympic Committee has reallocated medals from the 2000 Sydney Games events in which Marion Jones, who has since been disqualified, competed. Jones admitted...Wednesday December 9, 2009Marion Jones eyes basketball career
Disgraced former track and field star Marion Jones has been training with the WNBA's San Antonio Silver Stars with a view to making a comeback...Tuesday December 1, 2009
Rashanda McCants is veteran of cancer's battlefield
Tonight will be Breast Health Awareness Night at Target Center. Lynx players will wear all pink when they play Connecticut at 7 p.m. Pink is...Friday August 7, 2009Rashad, Rashanda McCants to Host 3rd Annual "Shoot for the Cure"
Rashad McCants, a member of the 2005 UNC Tar Heels National Championship team and current member of the NBA's Sacramento Kings will host his 3rd...Wednesday July 22, 2009Tonya Sampson of UNC's 1994 NCAA title team plays her first season for Carolina Queens
Long before Tonya Sampson was a college basketball star, she was playing football with the boys on the grassy fields of Royal Lane Park in...Sunday June 28, 2009Rashanda McCants still following her big brother
It is inevitable, Rashanda McCants says, that wherever she goes in life and whomever she meets, the question always comes up: How is your brother?...Wednesday May 27, 2009NCAA penalizes Florida State for "major violations in its athletics program"
The NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions has penalized Florida State University for major violations in its athletics program. The case involved academic fraud affecting...Friday March 6, 2009
Tar Heel Women earn win over former assistant
Rashanda McCants had 19 points and eight rebounds, Cetera DeGraffenreid scored 18 points and No. 10 UNC beat Boston College 92-68 Thursday night. The game...Friday February 20, 2009Jennifer Alley Named ACC Women's Basketball Legend
The ACC announced its fifth annual class of Women's Basketball Legends Thursday to be honored at the 2009 ACC Women's Basketball Tournament, held March 5-8,...Friday February 6, 2009Atlanta Dream Re-Signs Point Guard Nikki Teasley
The Atlanta Dream announced today that the team has re-signed unrestricted free agent point guard Nikki Teasley. Per team policy, terms of the deal were...Monday January 12, 2009Seventy-First retires LaToya Pringle's No. 30
Tuesday night at the Fayetteville Seventy-First gym, tribute was paid to another 30 from days past. But this 30 still has plenty of life in...Wednesday January 7, 2009Atlanta Dream Signs Free Agent Point Guard Nikki Teasley
The Atlanta Dream announced today the signing of free agent point guard Nikki Teasley for the remainder of the season. Teasley spent the last two...Saturday August 16, 2008