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Top-rated 2016 PG Kobi Simmons impresses in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS — The adidas Uprising Gauntlet Series opened with one of its headline acts on Friday.

Kobi Simmons, one of the top guards in the Class of 2016, and his loaded Atlanta Celtics team began their weekend here in the outskirts of Indianapolis with an 82-50 win in front of wide range of big-time college basketball coaches. 348 more words

Boys Basketball

Top point guard Dennis Smith Jr. still gets excited to see the elite coaches

FISHERS, Ind. – Dennis Smith Jr. is the No. 1 point guard and No. 4 overall prospect in the ESPN 60, which means he’s not being cliché when he says he’s here at the adidas Gauntlet to “get better” and “win games.” 287 more words


North Carolina Headed to Sweet 16 With Win Over Arkansas


JACKSONVILLE, Fla.– North Carolina is headed to the Sweet 16 with an 87-78 win over Arkansas behind 20 second-half points from point guard  262 more words

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Roy Williams Wikipedia Page

I recently added a piece to Roy Williams Wikipedia page about the recent Men’s North Carolina basketball season. The 2014-15 season was missing from his page, so I thought it would be nice to include this season along with his others. 175 more words


North Carolina junior forward J.P. Tokoto to enter NBA Draft

North Carolina, a team many expect to contend for a national title next season, will have to account for the loss of one of its key contributors in order to do so. 407 more words

Roy Williams honors Bo Ryan's father with incredible gesture

Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan never missed a Final Four with his dad, Butch. Before the elder Ryan passed away in 2013, he said that he always wanted to see his son coach against Duke in the championship game. 110 more words

College Basketball

North Carolina's Roy Williams leaves empty seat for Bo Ryan's late father

The father/son relationship can be a special one, and that was certainly the case for Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan and his father Butch. The two attended the Final Four together every year, but sadly the… 114 more words