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UNC vs. Radford

Theo Pinson has yet to play for UNC this season after breaking his right foot, but has remained the team’s vocal leader. (Todd Melet) Kenny Williams hit four of his career-high five three-pointers during the first five minutes against Radford. (Todd Melet) UNC star point guard Joel Berry played just 13 minutes in the Tar Heels’ win over Radford on Sunday after leaving the game due to a sprained left ankle in the second half. (Todd Melet) Freshman Tony Bradley recorded a double-double (10 points, 11 rebounds) off the bench against Radford’s undersized frontcourt. (Todd Melet) Berry is among...

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UNC vs. Long Beach State

Berry’s on-ball defense has received high praise from both coaches and teammates alike early on this year. (Todd Melet) Freshman center Tony Bradley scored a career-high 14 points against Chaminade, as he reached double figures for the fifth straight game to begin his career. UNC freshman guard Seventh Woods is expected to see heavy minutes in Joel Berry’s position on Wednesday after Berry went down with a sprained left ankle against Radford. (Todd Melet) Isaiah Hicks struggled mightily against Indiana on Wednesday. He’ll be looking to bounce back when UNC takes on Radford this weekend. (Todd Melet) Kennedy Meeks...

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UNC vs. UNC Pembroke

Luke Maye had 15 points, eight rebounds and five assists in a career-best game against UNC-Pembroke on Friday night. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry (2) was named–along with teammate Justin Jackson–to the Wooden Award’s Preseason Top 50 on Tuesday. (Todd Melet) Down low, freshman Tony Bradley showed Tar Heel fans once again that he has all the potential to be a game-changer. He had 12 points and eight rebounds in just 15 minutes against Chattanooga. (Todd Melet) Sophomore guard Kenny Williams scored all 10 of his points in the first half, but got fans on their feet with a pair...

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LATE NIGHT WITH ROY!

UNC is teaming up with UNC-Pembroke on Friday to host a food drive benefiting those in eastern North Carolina affected by Hurricane Matthew. (Todd Melet) UNC junior forward/guard Theo Pinson (far right) is out indefinitely with a broken right foot. (Todd Melet) UNC will begin its quest for redemption ranked No. 6 in the first AP Men’s Basketball Top 25 of 2016-17. (Smith Cameron...

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UNC vs. Villanova

Paige’s draft position may not be where he wants it to be, but he will have ample opportunity this summer to prove his worth. (Todd Melet) Kennedy Meeks and the Tar Heels now have a much clearer idea about what challenges they’ll face during the first half of next season’s schedule. (Todd Melet) Johnson’s best asset in the NBA will still be his explosiveness around the rim. (Todd Melet) Michael Jordan. (Photo by Todd Melet) Marcus Paige became one of the most beloved players to ever come through Chapel Hill–even before his incredible heroics in April’s National Championship Game...

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UNC vs. Syracuse

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim (Photo by Todd Melet) Kennedy Meeks had 15 points to go along with Brice Johnson’s 16–as UNC’s front-line had its way with Syracuse’s zone. (Todd Melet) UNC head coach Roy Williams with senior guard Marcus Paige. (Todd Melet) Theo Pinson (2) and the rest of the Tar Heels have shown they’re willing to do whatever it takes to win a national title. (Todd Melet) Roy Williams (Photo by Todd Melet) Brice Johnson was able to get some easy points inside against Syracuse as UNC rolled into the National Title game with a dominating victory on...

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UNC vs Notre Dame Elite 8

UNC men’s basketball. Photo via Todd Melet. Notre Dame big man Zach Auguste was limited to just five points thanks to foul trouble. (Todd Melet) Brice Johnson. (Todd Melet) Marcus Paige (5), along with the rest of UNC’s roster, can finally take the Final Four monkey of their backs. (Todd Melet) Brice Johnson will team up with Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan to give the Clippers one of the most athletic front courts in the NBA. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry is expected to take on a starring role for head coach Roy Williams this season. (Todd Melet) The Tar...

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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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