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UNC vs. Gonzaga

Justin Jackson was honored as UNC’s team MVP for the 2016-17 season. (Todd Melet) Justin Jackson is going pro after leading UNC to the 2017 NCAA Championship. (Todd Melet) UNC is hosting a Welcome Home reception for Tar Heel fans Tuesday night at the Smith Center. (Todd Melet) Fresh off an NCAA Championship, UNC junior wing Justin Jackson will enter the NBA Draft. (Todd...

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UNC vs. Oregon

Justin Jackson scored 22 points in UNC’s 77-76 victory over Oregon in the NCAA Semifinals on Saturday. (David J. Phillip/ AP Photo) Theo Pinson celebrates after UNC advanced to the National Championship Game with its win over Oregon. (David J. Phillip/ AP Photo) Kennedy Meeks played perhaps the best game of his four-year career in a Tar Heel uniform, scoring 25 points and grabbing 14 rebounds vs. Oregon. (Todd Melet) Kennedy Meeks and Theo Pinson each grabbed clutch offensive rebounds in the final five seconds of UNC’s win over Oregon Saturday night in the NCAA Semifinals. (Todd Melet) UNC...

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UNC vs. Kentucky

Justin Jackson earned a spot on the AP’s First Team All-American roster. (Photo via Todd Melet) (Todd Melet) UNC head coach Roy Williams (left) knows his team is in for a tough game vs. Oregon on Saturday. (Todd Melet) Luke Maye has done all he can this week to keep the blinders on and his focus turned toward Oregon after making the biggest shot of his life last Sunday. (Todd Melet) Tony Bradley declared for the NBA Draft Sunday night, but won’t initially sign with an agent. (Todd Melet) (Todd Melet) UNC’s Joel Berry (right, shooting) and Justin Jackson...

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UNC vs. Butler

Justin Jackson snapped out of a recent slump to pour in 24 points for the Tar Heels against Butler. (Todd Melet) Luke Maye’s contributions in the first half made all the difference for the Tar Heels on Friday. (Todd Melet) Luke Maye put together his first career double-double in UNC’s Sweet 16 win over Butler. (Todd Melet) Senior guard Nate Britt helped lead a strong defensive effort that kept Butler from getting any easy buckets. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry scored a team-high 26 points, and a Joel Berry scored a team-high 26 points for the Tar Heels, after struggling...

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UNC vs. Arkansas

Kennedy Meeks’ 16 points and 11 rebounds led the Tar Heels in both categories against Arkansas. (Todd Melet) Playing on an injured ankle, Joel Berry helped lock down Arkansas over the final three and a half minutes as UNC put together a 12-0 run to win the game. (Todd Melet) (Todd...

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UNC vs. Duke

Joel Berry is one of four UNC starters who have been a part of at least five games in the rivalry. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry was named to the All-ACC Second Team after posting a fantastic season at point guard for the Tar Heels. (Todd Melet) Theo Pinson and the Tar Heels will be looking to avenge a loss suffered to Duke in last year’s ACC Tournamen Semifinals. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry scored 28 points for UNC in the Tar Heels’ 90-83 win over No. 17 Duke on Saturday. (Todd Melet) Michael Jordan told Tar Heel fans that “The...

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UNC vs. Louisville

Theo Pinson contributed a season-high 13 points to the Tar Heel cause, providing a big lift with Isaiah Hicks limited by foul trouble. (Todd Melet) Justin Jackson lwas one of three UNC athletes recognized with a Patterson Medal on Tuesday. (Todd Melet) Junior wing Justin Jackson was named a consensus First Team All-American on Friday. (Todd Melet) Joel Berry (left) and the Tar Heels finished the season ranked No. 6 in the AP Top 25. (Todd Melet) The Tar Heels continue to climb up the AP Top 25 after a number of big wins in recent weeks. (Todd Melet)...

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UNC vs. Virginia

Marcus Paige and Brice Johnson will now forever have their numbers hanging from the rafters in the Dean Dome. (Todd Melet) Justin Jackson (middle) put the Tar Heels on his back during the first half of their 65-41 win over Virginia on Saturday–scoring 18 of his 20 points during that span. (Todd Melet) Jackson got open for four made three-point shots in the first 20 minutes, helping the Tar Heels put Virginia in a double-digit hole it could never climb out of. (Todd Melet) UNC honored a pair of former All-Americans in Brice Johnson (left) and Marcus Paige (right)...

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UNC at NC State

Tar Heel leading scorer Justin Jackson was not needed as much against NC State, as UNC opened up a 17-point lead over the first nine minutes and rarely ever looked back. (Todd Melet) Kennedy Meeks scored 17 points in UNC’s 97-73 win over NC State, helping lead an offensive effort that saw the Tar Heels score 60 points in the paint. (Todd Melet) Point guards Joel Berry (left, UNC) and Dennis Smith Jr. (right, NC State) each led their respective teams in scoring on Wednesday. (Todd Melet) Sophomore forward Luke Maye played arguably his best game in a Tar...

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