Skip to content

Roy Williams

  1. North Carolina extends Roy Williams’ contract through 2020

    Jun 19, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Williams has a team that’s expected to contend for a national title in 2015-16.

  2. Report: North Carolina close to finalizing contract extension for Roy Williams

    Jun 5, 2015, 10:34 AM EDT

    150605_RoyWilliams

    This news comes one day after the school released the NCAA Notice of Allegations in regards to an academic fraud scandal.

  3. There’s only one way the NCAA gets UNC investigation wrong: a 2016 postseason ban

    May 26, 2015, 12:42 PM EDT

    AP

    The only people that would punish are the people that had nothing to do with the violations in the first place.

  4. North Carolina announces receipt of Notice of Allegations from NCAA

    May 22, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    UNC now has 90 days to craft a response to the NCAA’s allegations.

  5. North Carolina’s Roy Williams discusses impact of NCAA investigation on recruiting

    May 21, 2015, 8:00 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    UNC fell short in the race for Brandon Ingram, and the investigation was a big reason why.

  6. Four-star shooting guard Kenny Williams commits to North Carolina

    May 2, 2015, 5:36 PM EDT

    Jon Lopez/Nike

    A high-level perimeter shooter, Williams can help a team that was lacking in that area in 2014-15.

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

    Apr 8, 2015, 9:28 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Tokoto’s projected to be a second rounder, and he’ll need to work on his perimeter shooting ahead of pre-draft workouts.

  8. North Carolina’s Roy Williams leaves empty seat for Bo Ryan’s late father

    Apr 6, 2015, 10:20 PM EDT

    North Carolina v Wisconsin

    A touching gesture by the North Carolina head coach.

  9. While a major question remains unanswered, No. 4 North Carolina can be special in 2015-16

    Mar 30, 2015, 2:22 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    The Tar Heels should return every piece to its rotation next season, but what happens with the NCAA inquiry will have an impact as well.

  10. Status of North Carolina forward remains uncertain ahead of Thursday’s game against No. 1 Wisconsin

    Mar 25, 2015, 8:05 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    Meeks’ status for Thursday will be determined by whether or not he experiences any pain or swelling after going through a workout Wednesday morning.

  11. No. 4 North Carolina beats No. 5 Arkansas but loses Kennedy Meeks to sprained knee

    Mar 21, 2015, 11:43 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    J.P. Tokoto finished with 13 points, five rebounds, eight assists and no turnovers, and was key in dealing with the Arkansas pressure.

  12. No. 4 North Carolina survives as No. 13 Harvard’s final shot misses the mark

    Mar 19, 2015, 9:46 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    North Carolina failed to establish the tempo it wanted, and it nearly cost them in the end.

  13. Sophomore power forward could miss North Carolina’s ACC tournament opener

    Mar 10, 2015, 6:49 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    No Meeks would mean more playing time for Isaiah Hicks, who produced the best scoring output of his career in a win at Boston College last month.

  14. Roy Williams calls out North Carolina fans following win over Georgia Tech

    Feb 22, 2015, 10:00 AM EDT

    Georgia Tech at North Carolina

    North Carolina head coach Roy Williams isn’t pleased with the home crowd’s reaction of late.

  15. North Carolina honors Dean Smith by running Four Corners offense (and scoring) on first possession (VIDEO)

    Feb 21, 2015, 12:35 PM EDT

    Roy Williams

    North Carolina honored Dean Smith by running the Four Corners offense to open its game against Georgia Tech.

  16. Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski wears lighter shade of blue in honor of Dean Smith (PHOTO)

    Feb 12, 2015, 9:52 PM EDT

    Mike Krzyzewski dons a lighter shade of blue (AP Photo)

    A public memorial to honor the life of Dean Smith will be held February 22 at the Smith Center on the UNC campus.

  17. North Carolina loses senior reserve center to torn ACL

    Feb 12, 2015, 4:15 PM EDT

    Desmond Hubert, Jack Gibbs

    Desmond Hubert didn’t see much playing time, as the Tar Heels were able to go four deep in the post with starters Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks leading the way.

  18. List of head coaches on Dean Smith’s coaching tree is an impressive one

    Feb 8, 2015, 2:45 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Two Naismith hall of famers, Larry Brown and Roy Williams, are among the many who have used the lessons learned from Smith to become successful head coaches.

  19. Foul line, offensive rebounding aid No. 13 Louisville’s comeback effort

    Jan 31, 2015, 8:02 PM EDT

    Montrezl Harrell, Justin Jackson

    Louisville outscored North Carolina by 16 from the foul line and by 15 in second-chance points, which helped them erase an 18-point second half deficit.

  20. North Carolina women’s coach Sylvia Hatchell honors Stuart Scott in pregame speech; men’s team will wear patch (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

    Jan 5, 2015, 6:23 PM EDT

    Sylvia Hatchell

    The passing of legendary ESPN broadcaster Stuart Scott was personal for North Carolina women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell and the rest of the University.

  21. Film Session: What’s plaguing Marcus Paige?

    Dec 18, 2014, 2:34 PM EDT

    Marcus Paige (Getty Images)

    A deep look into the early-season struggles of Marcus Paige and whether or not they are fixable.

  22. Without Alex Poythress, No. 1 Kentucky’s offense looks comfortable in win over No. 21 North Carolina

    Dec 13, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    No. 1 Kentucky seemed fine without Alex Poythress in a blowout win over No. 21 North Carolina.

  23. No. 6 North Carolina wins as Kennedy Meeks posts another double-double

    Nov 22, 2014, 4:58 PM EDT

    Kennedy Meeks, Brice Johnson

    Meeks accounted for two double-doubles all season in 2013-14. He’s now matched that total through three games.