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  1. Carolina Rundown: April 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | University of North Carolina

    James Michael McAdoo has had some ups and downs , but now he's in the NBA playoffs...Phil Ford on Dean Smith ...A Tar Heel's guide to the NBA playoffs ...Harrison Barnes had 12 points and eight rebounds in a Golden State win...John Henson had 12 points and seven rebounds and could provide a lift against the Bulls...Tyler Zeller had six points and two rebounds, as did Danny Green...Tyler Hansbrough scored four on Saturday...Vince Carter scored two in the Memphis win Sunday.


  2. Uncertain Path: Early-entry ex-Unc star McAdoo in NBA playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 |

    North Carolina forward J.P. Tokoto's recent decision to forego his senior season and enter the NBA Draft surprised a lot of people. McAdoo faced the exact same choice last year - come back to UNC for his senior season or embark on an uncertain path.


  3. Paige Earns MVP Honors At Team Awards CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | University of North Carolina

    CHAPEL HILL Tar Heel guard Marcus Paige earned his second consecutive Dean Smith Most Valuable Player Award and was named co-captain for the second time in as many years at the University of North Carolina men's basketball team's 2015 awards ceremony held Thursday evening. Paige is the 17th player to win UNC's Most Valuable Player award at least twice and just the sixth to earn MVP accolades as a sophomore and junior .


  4. Carolina Rundown: April 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | University of North Carolina

    Big lax win at sold-out Fetzer over No. 4 Syracuse...The Diamond Heels won the series against NC State in a typically heated series...Women's lax also beat Syracuse...Women's tennis toppled No.


  5. The RundownRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Kinston Free Press

    Kinston senior Brandon Ingram was named to the 2015 USA Junior National Select Team for the 18th Annual Nike Hoop Summit, which will be aired on ESPN2 at 3 p.m. EST today. It will feature 11 of the best high school seniors from around the country taking on the World Select Team, comprised of the top international players 19 years-old and younger.


  6. UNC lineup still flush without TokotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 |

    The basketball gods have been aligning things so North Carolina fans could legitimately talk more trash than those who root for the team down the road in darker blue. Duke had the last laugh this past season, owning the series with the Tar Heels before securing the national championship Monday night.


  7. North Carolina Basketball: Why the Tar Heels will win the 2016 NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 |

    With the 2015 NCAA basketball season ending in a Duke Championship, many North Carolina basketball fans are quickly looking to 2016 for Roy William's team to improve on their Sweet 16 run in this year's tournament. Without a doubt, expectations will be much higher for next year's team following the progress made by the Tar Heels in the final months of the season.


  8. ACC basketball season wrap: North Carolina takes step forward in the postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Post-Standard

    North Carolina's Marcus Paige, the ACC's preseason player of the year, averaged 14.1 points and 4.5 assists as the Tar Heels evolved into a more balanced team this season. , a solid freshman class led by a potential all-ACC pick and a group of big men keyed by a rebounding savant who has grown considerably slimmer.


  9. Carolina Rundown: April 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | University of North Carolina

    A very good first-person look at his NCAA Tournament experience from Harrison Barnes...The behind the scenes story of that ubiquitous CBS NCAA Tournament music you'll hear tonight for the last time until December...Something the Tar Heels need to do if they want to make the 2016 Final Four: develop a killer mindset ...Ranking the NCAA champions since 1985...Sam Perkins on the check Dean Smith sent to his lettermen ... Friday: Danny Green put up 21...Marvin Williams had 10 points and eight rebounds...John Henson also had 10 points and eight rebounds...Tyler Zeller had eight points and seven rebounds...Ty Lawson had seven points and seven assists...Tyler Hansbrough had two points and three rebounds...Ed Davis had two points and one rebound.


  10. Killer mindset may have kept UNC from Final FourRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 |

    Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan has U.S. Basketball Writers Association player of the year Frank Kaminsky in his starting lineup, although Sam Dekker's been the real killer for the Badgers during the NCAA Tournament. Both Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski and Kentucky coach John Calipari have rosters loaded with guys who can do quite a bit of annihilating.


  11. Celtics: Tyler Zeller ignites career in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 |

    In the midst of a game where Celtics center Tyler Zeller hit eight of the nine shots he attempted - and thoroughly dominated his matchup against 7-foot-2 Roy Hibbert - he pushed the envelope on the one shot he missed. Taking a feed in the right corner late in the first quarter, he let one fly from 19 feet away.


  12. Heat rookie Shabazz Napier undergoes successful sports hernia surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Sporting News

    Napier averaged 5.1 points and 2.5 assists in just under 20 minutes per game. He led Connecticut to the NCAA championship last year and was part of the Huskies' 2011 championship squad.


  13. Carolina Rundown: April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | University of North Carolina

    Could UNC be the ACC's top offense ...Hopefully, that offense will include less running for Marquise Williams...The Tar Heels will scrimmage in Charlotte ...Good to have Gene Chizik back on the practice field yesterday: It's been a tough season for Raymond Felton, but he has remained professional ...Harrison Barnes had seven rebounds...Danny Green scored three. If you're a basketball fan in the area of a certain age, you probably have a very vivid memory of the death of Bobby Phills, who was a standout for the Charlotte Hornets.


  14. UNC Basketball: Biggest Storyline to Watch in Tar Heels OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | BleacherReport

    Good postseason showings in both the ACC and NCAA tournaments helped to cover up for the fact that the North Carolina Tar Heels were super shaky down the stretch of the season. Now heading into the offseason, a number of concerns and storylines remain in the forefront of fans' minds, not the least of which is the overarching wonder/worry about the alleged academic scandal at the university.


  15. While a major question remains unanswered, No. 4 North Carolina can be special in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | MSNBC

    There's no denying the fact that the 2014-15 season was a difficult one for North Carolina head coach Roy Williams. There was the passing of his friend and mentor Dean Smith, and there was also the NCAA investigation that's still ongoing.


  16. UNC looks ahead to 2015-16 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 |

    The season was over, and with it, one more year of eligibility. Marcus Paige didn't find much peace in the finality of it, only the kind of urgency that comes when time is running out.


  17. Duke seizing moment, but NC State, UNC wait in wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 |

    This was always Duke's season, a package deal of one-and-done freshmen, a one-time grab at the ring. The Blue Devils are on the verge of the Final Four, so close to achieving one of their prime goals.


  18. Worse Than LaettnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Slate Magazine

    In 2012, Josh Levin and Jim Pagels ran down the most hate-worthy moments in Duke history. Their article is reprinted below.


  19. Antionette Kerr: Tourney fever gets superstitiousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    Welcome to the final days of March Madness 2015, a month riddled with mythology and lucky charms that extend from locker rooms to living rooms. 'Tis the season when emotions run higher than a longleaf pine.


  20. Late UNC coach Dean Smith leaves $200 to each of his 184 former playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Mail

    BREAKING NEWS: At least 30 injured and more people trapped as building collapses and catches fire in New York City's East Village Why was mass-killer even flying? Co-pilot who deliberately flew plane into mountain after locking captain out of cockpit had to STOP his training because he was depressed and suffering 'burn-out' Passengers were doomed by post 9/11 safety system that allows pilots to keep terrorists out of the cockpit, come-what-may Two crew members in the cockpit at ALL times: Virgin Atlantic among airlines to announce radical new changes in wake of Germanwings tragedy Revealed: Parents of 'rising star' killer co-pilot only learned of their son's suicide mission minutes before bombshell press conference 'You only hear the screams in the final seconds': Passengers didn't realise Germanwings co-pilot was deliberately flying them into mountain after locking the captain out of ... (more)