• March 17, 2016 Chansky’s Notebook: March 17 Memories

    The Tar Heels have played 13 games on St. Patty’s Day. Tonight, they will play for the 14th time on St. Patr..

  • January 15, 2016 Art’s Angle: Happy Birthday, Dean Dome

    N.C. State’s visit marks the 30th birthday of the Dean Smith Center, which opened on the third Saturday in J..

  • June 24, 2015 Art’s Angle: Does Honor Absolve Smith?

    The U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) will be bestowing an annual award that honors the late Dean Sm..

  • July 8, 2014 Art’s Angle: Imagined Conversations

    Since the University is in shut-down mode over the ongoing athletic and academic scandal (and the NCAA won’t..

  • February 26, 2013 Smith By The Numbers

    Dean Smith will be 82 on Thursday, which is February 28 and a neat juxtaposition of numbers wouldn’t you..

  • January 15, 2013 The Rap On Roy

    There’s an old story about Roy Williams from a coaches’ clinic just after he returned to UNC. Will..