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  1. Charlotte Hornets: Greensboro Swarm Wins Battle vs. Reno BighornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Swarm and Sting

    The Charlotte Hornets' D-League affiliate was able to defeat the Reno Bighorns at home to finally snap their three-game skid. Archie Goodwin dropped 26 points, Cat Barber added 24, and the Greensboro Swarm came away with an 113-105 home victory over the Reno Bighorns on Sunday night.

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  2. Frank painting a bright futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Hawk Eye

    Cameron Frank is goal-oriented and determined, which might explain his ambition in trying to run a business during his senior year at the University of Iowa. Frank, a Mount Pleasant native, signed up with College Works Painting to be a branch manager in charge of marketing and selling residential paint services to Iowa customers.

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  3. Harrison Barnes, Seth Curry Share Thoughts on North Carolina and Duke RivalryRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Smoking Cuban

    Ahead of the biggest rivalry in college basketball on Thursday, Harrison Barnes and Seth Curry are confident in each of their former collegiate teams earning a victory. It was a somber mood in the locker room as the Mavericks just lost their second straight game and more importantly, another loss to a team they are fighting with for one of the last playoff seeds out West; the Portland Trail Blazers.

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  4. Williams wants some of what Duke hasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | HeraldSun.com

    Roy Williams didn't plan it like this. He has wanted to make that much clear this week but this is how it is, nonetheless, regardless of how hard he worked and how much he hoped.

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  5. Daily Fantasy Basketball Lineup: Picks for Friday, Feb. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Sporting News

    RotoQL's daily fantasy basketball lineup picks and strategy advice are here to help you get ready for Friday's NBA slate. Happy Friday! If there's ever a night you deserve to sit back and watch some basketball -- and win some daily fantasy basketball contests -- it's tonight.

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  6. Rivers knows what Duke's facing this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | HeraldSun.com

    Duke's Austin Rivers dribbles away from UNC defender Reggie Bullock and toward 7-footer Tyler Zeller with 4.1 seconds to play in the Feb. 8 UNC-Duke game, with UNC leading by 2 points. Rivers went on to launch a game-winning 3-pointer over Zeller at the buzzer at the Smith Center.

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  7. Four Corners: Big Stretch ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | University of North Carolina

    Carolina held on to beat a hot-shooting PItt team on Tuesday night, bouncing back from Saturday's loss at Miami and maintaining its hold on first place in the Atlantic Coast Conference as we enter the second half of league play. The Tar Heels host Notre Dame on Saturday night in a nationally televised meeting of ranked teams.

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  8. Lucas: Hard To WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | University of North Carolina

    To summarize Saturday's 77-62 loss at Miami, you could look through some of the ugly stats . Or you could just look over at the Tar Heel bench late in the first half, as Carolina continued to flail against the Hurricane zone.

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  9. Lucas: One To RememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | University of North Carolina

    One of the most fun things about attending a Carolina Basketball game in the Smith Center these days is picking out the former Tar Heels in the crowd and reminiscing. Thursday night, against Virginia Tech, there was Antawn Jamison.

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  10. Carolina Rundown: January 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | University of North Carolina

    Virginia Tech has emphasized tempo in advance of tonight's game...The Hokies will come into Chapel Hill with a four-guard lineup that can run ...Antawn Jamison is this year's ACC Legend from UNC...The basketball team used to be informally known as the White Phantoms, and the origins of the name aren't entirely clear... Harrison Barnes had 23 points and five rebounds...Wayne Ellington scored 22..Marvin Williams had 14 points and five rebounds...James Michael McAdoo had eight points and seven rebounds in 20 minutes....Vince Carter scored seven...Ty Lawson had five points and four assists... Positive buzz for Ryan Switzer at the Senior Bowl...How the ACC overtook the SEC in football...Terry Joseph was officially announced as new DBs coach...And Deke Adams as DL coach ...Possibly the first People link we've ever used, as Austin Proehl is excited to have his dad around... Women's basketball ... (more)

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  11. Warriors' James Michael McAdoo puts on show in homecoming gameRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | SFGate

    The New York Times published an 1,800-word profile last week of the last player on the Warriors' bench. The angle was straightforward enough: What is it like being on the best team in the NBA when you know you probably won't play? "I definitely didn't think it was going to be that big," James Michael McAdoo said of the piece, which ran with photos of him at the practice facility, at home and, of course, on the bench.

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  12. Four Corners: Heart Of The ACC ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | University of North Carolina

    After four, rapid-fire games against North Carolina State, Wake Forest, Florida State and Syracuse in nine nights, the Tar Heels had just one game in the next nine days, a win at Boston College on Saturday. Things get busy again this week with Virginia Tech visiting on Thursday night, then a trip to Miami on Saturday before hosting PItt next Tuesday.

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  13. Carolina Rundown: January 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | University of North Carolina

    Kenny Williams with the quote of the year so far about this year's team...The Tar Heels consistently fed the post against BC...The Boston perspective ...Video highlights: If you missed it on Friday, the Sean May edition of the Carolina Insider podcast is guaranteed to have something you didn't know about Tar Heel hoops...Could the ACC's strength hurt it in NCAA Tournament seeding?...This is a terrific story on the realities of James Michael McAdoo's life in the NBA...Mark your calendars appropriately: Friday: Harrison Barnes had 19 points and five rebounds...Ty Lawson had 13 points and five assists...Vince Carter scored 11...Marvin Williams had 10 points and eight rebounds...James Michael McAdoo made the most of extended minutes and scored eight...John Henson had eight points and five rebounds...Ed Davis had six boards... Saturday: Wayne Ellington had 15 points and five ... (more)

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  14. UNC Addressing Defensive InconsistencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | Scout.com

    Inconsistency is preventing No. 9 North Carolina from making the transition from being a good defensive team to a great one, and Saturday's 90-82 win over Boston College provided key examples of that lingering gap.

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  15. Magnitude of the moment hits McDonald's All-American Kevin KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | St. Petersburg Times

    The feeling was unlike any Kevin Knox had experienced during his four seasons playing basketball at Tampa Catholic High School. Not even the prospect of competing in big games this weekend against nationally ranked opponents played on his mind like the business of becoming a McDonald's All-American.

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  16. Pistons' Reggie Bullock cuts his way to a breakout game against AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | MLive.com

    They shot the ball well and shared it with regularity, opening up a huge first-half lead and running away with a 118-95 win over the Atlanta Hawks at the Palace. But perhaps the biggest benefactor of Caldwell-Pope sitting out his third straight game was Reggie Bullock, who sliced his way through the defense for a season-high 15 points.

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  17. Four Corners: Win No. 800Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    North Carolina's two wins in three days over Florida State and Syracuse earlier this week moved the Tar Heels closer to the top of the Atlantic Coast Conference standings and back into the top 10 of the national polls. After four wins in nine days over North Carolina State, Wake Forest, FSU and Syracuse, Carolina now gets a bit of a respite with just one game in the next nine days .

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  18. Carolina Rundown: January 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    Adam Lucas on Roy Williams, 800 wins , and Williams' fit at Carolina...Isaiah Hicks was aggressive, but was most proud of zero fouls...Some impressive notes on Williams' ascent... Jim Boeheim on Roy Williams...The Tar Heels were relentless ...Video highlights: Stan Van Gundy is impressed with Reggie Bullock's character ..."It's time to remember how awesome Danny Green is"...Tyler Zeller is working his way back...Harrison Barnes is taking advantage of having Dirk Nowitzski around...Marvin Williams had 21 points and four boards...Raymond Felton had 15 points and six assists...John Henson had eight points and five rebounds...James Michael McAdoo had a rebound.

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  19. Rapid Climb to No. 800Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Scout.com

    Roy Williams celebrated his 800th win in the typical way that he celebrates such milestones, deferring first to his players, then to his assistants and finally to his wife, Wanda, and his high school coach, Buddy Baldwin. If his postgame comments seem familiar, it's because he's expressed similar gratitude over the years as he won game after game, from Kansas to Chapel Hill.

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  20. Lucas: Rapid ReactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    2. For the game portion, very encouraging to see the aggressive version of Isaiah Hicks for yet another game. The senior finished with 20 points and eight rebounds and was active all over the court.

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