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"GS"/"N.C." from second to the title, notes and pictures

Has it been mentioned anywhere else? The plethora of factual mistakes I hear or read make me want to volunteer as a fact checker, this regarding sports, but also I wonder as many do, regarding the accuracy of what is disseminated, minute by minute, to the public. 169 more words

Recruiting rival takes major shot at Coach Calipari for NBA Draft takeover

Kentucky coach John Calipari took his used car salesman persona to the NBA Draft on Thursday and it seems there was at least one Power 5 coach who wasn’t too fond of the act. 314 more words


College Basketball Needs More Non-Conference Games, But It's Going the Opposite Direction

It’s June, but John Calipari is worked up.

This time it’s about the present trend toward longer conference seasons in college basketball, which is justified since the conference season is the least exciting part of the college basketball year to everybody but Bill Self. 938 more words


A Tar Heel Excommunication

The unthinkably unimaginable has happened! :)

Your humble correspondent, Grover Proctor — lifelong fierce and loyal Tar Heel fan, who bleeds Carolina blue, and who was literally “Tar Heel born and Tar Heel bred” — has been… 978 more words


UNC Basketball: Roy Williams Wants To Coach 10-12 More Years

It doesn’t look like UNC basketball coach Roy Williams is going anywhere anytime soon.

At least that is not in his immediate plans.

Despite winning a national championship last season, the sixth in school history, the 66-year-old Williams doesn’t want to walk away just yet and he currently sees himself leading the team for at least the next decade. 146 more words


Roy Williams' bonuses were worth more than what some coaches make regularly in a year

Most basketball coaches have incentives built into their contracts for making the NCAA Tournament as well as getting their team up to a specific academic standard. 130 more words


UNC Basketball team honored for championship victory

The UNC-Chapel Hill men’s basketball championship team was honored at state legislature on Wednesday. Tar Heels head coach Roy Williams spoke to the legislators about the need for greater teamwork going forward. 115 more words