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ACC Kickoff: North Carolina offense faces questions entering season

Daniel Lacy, Correspondent CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Last season, the UNC Tar Heels offense was so stacked with playmakers that it almost seemed like there wasn’t room for all of them. Fast-forward to this year and […]

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2017 NBA Draft: Lights shine bright on ACC Triangle-area prospects

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – The Triangle contingent of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) did its part in showcasing its talent as the Duke Blue Devils, North Carolina Tar Heels, and N.C. State Wolfpack all had early-round […]

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2017 NBA Draft: Strengths and weaknesses of Triangle-area prospects

David Kehrli, Correspondent RALEIGH, N.C.- Up to eight local prospects could be selected in Thursday’s 2017 NBA Draft. Here’s a look at the strengths and weakness of those talented players from UNC, Duke and N.C. […]

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2017 NBA Draft: A look at where Triangle-area prospects could end up

Daniel Lacy, Correspondent RALEIGH, N.C – When at their best, Duke, UNC and N.C. State are among the premier programs in Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) men’s basketball, and a big part of the history and […]

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A look back: Maye sends Tar Heels to Final Four

David Kehrli MEMPHIS, TENN. — 356 days ago, North Carolina’s season came to an end in heart-breaking fashion as a buzzer-beater three from Kris Jenkins clinched the National Championship for Villanova. Sunday night, the top-seeded […]

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Heels survive against Razorbacks, advance to Sweet 16

David Kehrli GREENVILLE, S.C. — The first-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels held on in the final minutes with veteran leadership and poise for a hard-fought 72-65 win over eighth-seeded Arkansas in the second round of […]

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Defense powers Heels over Miami in ACC quarterfinals

David Kehrli BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Roy Williams has pleaded his sixth-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels to play defense all season long. The Heels (26-6) finally did exactly that Thursday afternoon against Miami in the quarterfinals […]

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