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UNC vs. Indiana University

Junior point guard Joel Berry will lead a new-look Tar Heel team that will spotlight some different–but familiar–names next season. (Todd Melet) The Tar Heels were nearly unstoppable offensively against Indiana. (Todd Melet) Kennedy Meeks (3) and the Tar Heels will get a rematch in this year’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge against Indiana, the team they knocked off in last season’s Sweet 16. (Todd Melet) Isaiah Hicks (far left) knows he’ll have big shoes to fill, as he takes over the starting role once occupied by Brice Johnson (right). (Todd Melet) Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige–the odd couple as Roy...

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UNC vs. Providence

Brice Johnson reacts after a big dunk. (Todd Melet) UNC fan during the Tar Heels’ victory over Providence. (Photo by Todd Melet) Marcus Paige will begin his professional career in Salt Lake City as a member of the Utah Jazz. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry shoots in front of Providence’s Kris Dunn on Saturday. Berry finished with 15 points in the Tar Heels’ win. (Todd Melet) Justin Jackson’s return to UNC will give head coach Roy Williams an experienced starting lineup yet again next season. (Photo by Todd Melet) A couple of Tar Heel teammates, Justin Jackson (left) and Brice...

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UNC vs. FGCU

UNC basketball. (Photo by Todd Melet) It took a huge run to open the second half for Isaiah Hicks and top-seeded UNC to put away No. 16 seed Florida Gulf Coast on Thursday. (Todd Melet) Brice Johnson nearly put up a triple double–with 18 points, seven rebounds and a career-high eight blocks. (Todd Melet) The Eagles presented a formidable challenge that was much more athletic than many expected. (Todd Melet) Brice Johnson (Photo by Todd Melet) Theo Pinson. (Photo by Todd...

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UNC vs. UVA

ACC Champions! UNC basketball. (Photo by Todd Melet) The Tar Heels had a great defensive performance against ACC Player of the Year Malcolm Brogdon. (Todd Melet) With Marcus Paige starting to recover his form, UNC is a trendy pick to win it all. (Todd Melet) The Tar Heels are ready to begin their quest for another NCAA Championship. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry took home Tournament MVP honors for his clutch performance down the stretch against Virginia. (Todd Melet) UNC head coach Roy Williams celebrates winning the ACC Championship over Virginia. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry and the rest of the...

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UNC vs. Notre Dame

Joel Berry had 12 points, including a pair of three-pointers, in the game. (Todd Melet) UNC head coach Roy Williams with ball and big lead The Tar Heels harassed the Notre Dame offense all night long, as they put together their best defensive output of the year. (Todd Melet) Isaiah Hicks put up 11 points and 15 rebounds off the bench after Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks ran into foul trouble. (Todd...

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UNC vs. Pitt

Brice Johnson. (Photo by Todd Melet) Brice Johnson. (Photo by Todd Melet) UNC senior guard Marcus Paige. (Photo by Todd Melet) Kenny Williams hits his first three pointer as a Tar...

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UNC vs. Syracuse

Brice Johnson (left) will be have his No. 11 jersey officially honored by UNC at halftime of the Tar Heels’ game against Virginia on Saturday. Marcus Paige will also have his No. 5 honored. (Todd Melet) Marcus Paige (left) was one of three UNC men’s basketball seniors named to the NABC Honors Court on Wednesday. (Todd Melet) Johnson’s ability to play above the rim should fit in perfectly with the Clipper front court of Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan. (Todd Melet) Marcus Paige (Photo by Todd Melet) UNC will need Joel Berry to step into a larger role this...

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UNC vs. Miami

Marcus Paige. (Photo via Todd Melet) The Tar Heels were out on Saturday to prove against Miami that the loss to Duke on Wednesday was an anomaly. (Todd Melet) Roy Williams (Photo by Todd Melet) Brice Johnson picked up his ACC-leading 16th double-double of the season with 16 points and 15 rebounds against Miami. (Photo by Todd Melet) UNC head coach Roy Williams gave his players Thursday off to allow them time to mentally prepare for this game. (Todd Melet) Theo Pinson says this team is more mature than last year’s–with this game being proof. (Todd...

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UNC vs. Duke

Duke’s Brandon Ingram drives on UNC’s Justin Jackson during the first matchup between the teams this season. (Todd Melet) Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski–Coach K–will be sidelined at least four weeks after his scheduled back surgery this Friday. (Todd Melet) Brice Johnson (pictured) and Marcus Paige have yet to win a conference title or a game in Cameron Indoor Stadium. (Photo via Todd Melet) Brice Johnson had 29 points and 19 rebounds for UNC, but only two of those points came in the final 13 minutes. (Todd Melet) Marcus Paige and the Tar Heels have a chance to clinch...

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UNC vs. Pittsburgh

UNC fans cheer on on the Tar Heels. (Photo via Todd Melet) The Tar Heels held Pittsburgh to 37 percent shooting and forced 19 turnovers in their blowout victory. (Todd Melet) Justin Jackson scored 14 points on Sunday against Pittsburgh, and has 34 over his last two games. (Todd Melet) Roy Williams and Brice Johnson. (Photo by Todd Melet) Roy Williams is ready to put poor play from the Tar Heels behind him. (Photo via Todd Melet) The Tar Heels posted a 15-1 record in front of their fans at the Dean Dome this past season. (Todd Melet) Justin...

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