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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

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

    Mar 25, 2015, 8:05 PM EDT

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

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

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

    Feb 8, 2015, 2:45 PM EDT

    Dean Smith

    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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

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

    Dec 13, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

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

  18. 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.

  19. No. 6 North Carolina refuses to settle offensively in blowout win

    Nov 16, 2014, 9:28 PM EDT

    Kennedy Meeks, Brice Johnson, Charles Oliver

    North Carolina scored 60 points in the paint Sunday night, with Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks being their most productive interior options.

  20. No. 6 North Carolina holds off North Carolina Central

    Nov 14, 2014, 10:32 PM EDT

    North Carolina Central v North Carolina

    North Carolina had difficulty pulling away from defending MEAC champion North Carolina Central, but finished strong for an opening-night win.

  21. 2014-15 Season Preview: Can the ACC produce four Final Four teams?

    Nov 13, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Jahlil Okafor (AP Photo)

    What’s more likely: That the ACC gets four top three seeds, or that a team outside the top four wins a game in the NCAA tournament?

  22. Freshman Justin Jackson impressive in North Carolina exhibition win [VIDEO]

    Nov 8, 2014, 10:20 AM EDT

    Justin Jackson (left) and Jahlil Okafor (right) at the McDonald's All-American Game

    Freshman wing Justin Jackson could be a key for North Carolina this season.

  23. Roy Williams receives standing ovation during first return trip to Kansas

    Oct 27, 2014, 11:45 PM EDT

    AP

    Roy Williams finally returned to Kansas and received a warm ovation on Monday night.