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  1. Carolina Rundown: March 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    Roy Williams and players know they must eliminate the lapses...Don't forget this week's NCAA Tournament-preview Carolina Insider podcast with Jones and Adam...Everything you need to know about today's coverage of the NCAA Tournament....Texas Southern coach Mike Davis is familiar with Carolina, and knows it will be a tough challenge ...Roy Williams hopes links to the past will predict the future...Speaking of which, Barack Obama picked the Tar Heels in his bracket...Greenville, as you probably expected, is a sellout ...Nice look for the airport : Harrison Barnes had 22 points and nine rebounds...Wayne Ellington scored 19...Ty Lawson had 11 points and six assists...Marvin Williams had four points and six rebounds...John Henson had five points and seven rebounds...Brandan Wright had four points and four rebounds...Danny Green had three points and three rebounds...Raymond Felton had two ... (more)

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  2. Three Keys to a Final Four RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Scout.com

    Villanova forward Kris Jenkins's 25-footer has been a basket of motivation for the top-seeded Tar Heels ever since they packed their bags and left their NRG Stadium locker room in Houston last April. Four wins separate North Carolina from a return trip to the Final Four, this time in Phoenix, although there are three primary factors that will determine the likelihood of such a journey.

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  3. Lucas: Take ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    There was a time when a Carolina-Duke meeting seemed to be a regular feature of the ACC Tournament ticket book. The Tar Heels and Blue Devils met five times in six years from the 1998 through 2003 events.

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  4. Defensive SpringboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Scout.com

    A year ago, top-seeded North Carolina found its defensive identity in the second half of its ACC Tournament quarterfinal win over Pittsburgh. On Thursday, the Tar Heels may have done just the same, holding No.

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  5. UNC runs by Miami 78-53Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    It was about a year ago at this time, during the ACC tournament, when North Carolina began to transform into the team it became during its March run to the national championship game. The Tar Heels then played with more precision, more urgency, more aggressiveness.

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  6. How Justin Jackson went from good to great in his junior season at UNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    UNC forward Justin Jackson gets a first half shot blocked by Duke forward Harry Giles at the Dean Smith Center in Chapel Hill, N.C. Saturday, March 4, 2017 UNC forward Justin Jackson gets a first half shot blocked by Duke forward Harry Giles at the Dean Smith Center in Chapel Hill, N.C. Saturday, March 4, 2017 CHAPEL HILL -- Chase Bengel walked out onto the court at the Smith Center before a recent North Carolina practice, pointing out the places where Justin Jackson transformed from the player he was during his first two college seasons to who is now, the ACC Player of the Year. Bengel pointed to the corner, near the baseline and behind the 3-point line.

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  7. Catching Up With James Michael McAdooRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Scout.com

    James Michael McAdoo earned a spot on the Golden State Warriors after departing North Carolina and is now in his third season with the NBA's winningest team. He's played in 91 games has a championship ring to show for it.

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  8. Carolina Rundown: March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    Saturday night was a night for the Tar Heel brotherhood , from Brandon Robinson to Michael Jordan to everyone in-between...Justin Jackson and Joel Berry showed the way...Having the super-aggressive form of Berry back was big for Carolina, and it came at just the right time...Senior Isaiah Hicks broke out of his funk ...A reminder: UNC-Duke is America's greatest rivalry...There is still more to do...Game highlights: Player of the Year honors for Justin Jackson...Parts 2 and 3 of Rick Brewer's series on the 50th anniversary of the 1967 team...Here's the ACC Tournament bracket for this week in Brooklyn...You'll hear plenty about the ACC's New York connections this week...ACC Tournament storylines to watch...Senior speeches: Friday: Harrison Barnes had 18 points and three rebounds...Wayne Ellington had 14 points and two rebounds...Vince Carter had ten points and two boards...Danny Green had ... (more)

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  9. Tar Heel forward ACC's top playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | NWAonline

    After leading North Carolina to its second consecutive regular-season championship, junior forward Justin Jackson on Sunday was named the ACC Player of the Year. Jackson earned the honor, decided upon by the ACC's 15 coaches and by media members covering the league, after receiving 24 of a possible 53 votes for the award.

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  10. Berry of old returns in UNC's victory over DukeRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Tatum sank a free throw for Duke with 3:28 to play, and UNC led by two points. Berry found a bit of room on the right side, ascended for a long 2-point jump shot, and it went in, giving the Tar Heels an 83-79 lead that only grew in the final minutes.

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  11. Jackson Named ACC Player Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    Jackson has led Carolina to a 26-6 record, including a 14-4 record in league play that gave UNC its 31st regular-season ACC title. The Tomball, Texas, native leads Carolina in scoring at 18.3 points per game and in three-pointers with 85, is second in assists and fourth in rebounds .

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  12. No. 5 North Carolina rebuffs No. 17 DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | UPI

    The only way for No. 5 North Carolina to find real joy at the end of the regular season was to finish with pizzazz.

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  13. Lucas: The BrotherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    I am trying to figure out how to describe what this night was like. What I think might best do it is the following scene, from the back hallway of the Smith Center after Carolina's 90-83 win over Duke.

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  14. Mavericks' Barnes a friend and motivator to McDermottRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    They would stream into the gym at Ames High all winter long, a who's who of college basketball's most-recognizable names. They came to watch the Little Cyclones play in the shadow of Iowa State University, and Ames High forward Doug McDermott was in a shadow, too - the long one cast by his friend and high school teammate, Harrison Barnes.

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  15. One Last TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | Scout.com

    No. 5 North Carolina's starting five against No. 17 Duke on Saturday will, as traditional dictates on Senior Night, consist of five players that are playing their final game at the Dean E. Smith Center.

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  16. White's long UNC journey coming to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    One-hundred and seventy-nine games later, Stilman White will be back in North Carolina's starting lineup on Saturday night. This time he's not likely to pass the hours before with Super JetPack, one of the hottest iPhone games of 2012.

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  17. UNC vs. Duke PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Scout.com

    No. 5 North Carolina looks to secure back-to-back outright ACC regular season titles with a win over No. 17 Duke on Saturday.

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  18. Shared Scoring Approach Benefitting UNC DuoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Scout.com

    There is a certain pressure put on a team's best player, especially at a school with expectations like North Carolina. It can come from the media, from his own coach, or even from the opposing defense's heavy assignments on him.

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  19. Johnson & Luther Named to All-ACC Academic TeamPitt Tandem Earns...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Pitt Panthers

    Redshirt sophomore Cameron Johnson and junior Ryan Luther were each named to the All-ACC Academic Men's Basketball Team, as announced by conference commissioner John Swofford Wednesday morning. Both Panthers were also named to the all-academic team a year ago.

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  20. Four Corners: Senior NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | University of North Carolina

    The 2016-17 regular season comes to a close this weekend in college basketball, and a Carolina tradition will continue on Saturday night when the Tar Heels host Duke at 8:20 p.m. UNC will honor seniors Nate Britt, Kanler Coker, Isaiah Hicks, Kennedy Meeks and Stilman White on the court with their families prior to the game. The Tar Heels have clinched at least a tie for the ACC regular season championship and need a win over the Blue Devils to clinch their 21st outright regular season title.

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