Basketball

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No. 6 North Carolina Defeats Davidson 90-72

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams wanted to send a message to Kennedy Meeks after two early mistakes, so he sat his star power forward less than three minutes into Saturday’s game against Davidson.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–11/24/2014

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Winthrop Holds On To Win At Clemson, 77-74

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — The Big South Conference got its second victory over a power-conference opponent in four days Monday night a Winthrop held on for a 77-74 win over Clemson at Littlejohn Coliseum.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–11/18/2014

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4 Hall Of Fame Coaches Now Battling For ACC Title

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim once hired Louisville’s Rick Pitino as an assistant, coached against North Carolina’s Roy Williams in a national championship game and served as an assistant to Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski for two gold medal-winning Olympic teams.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–11/03/2014

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NC State’s Gottfried Looking For Another NCAA Trip

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — If North Carolina State is going to make it back to the NCAA tournament once again, Mark Gottfried’s club will have to do it in very different fashion than a year ago.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–10/28/2014

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Tar Heels Basketball Hope Improved Depth Means Big Things

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has spent the past two seasons trying to overcome personnel losses that forced coach Roy Williams to keep reshaping the way his team played. The Tar Heels shouldn’t have that problem this year, not with replenished perimeter depth that has them equipped for a run at the Atlantic Coast Conference title.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–10/28/2014

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Duke Basketball Led By Star-Studded Freshman Class

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A year after a freshman carried Duke, the Blue Devils are doubling down — and then some — on first-year players. It’s goodbye, Jabari Parker, and hello, Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones, Justise Winslow and Grayson Allen.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–10/28/2014

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UNC, Roy Williams Looking For Consistency

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is looking for a little stability. After a year marked by extreme swings on the court — and by outside-the-lines issues involving past players — the Tar Heels want to get back to being their customarily consistent selves.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–10/08/2014

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during a game against the Golden State Warriors on April 14, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: LeBron Is Cavalier In Cleveland

You’ve seen the sardonic messages splashed all over social media. Everyone is calling LeBron James the best GM in the NBA, based largely on his ability to wrench Kevin Love from Minnesota, which instantly imbues the Cavaliers with three All-Stars.

08/08/2014

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Wilbekin Finds Comfort With Manning At Wake Forest

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Mitchell Wilbekin always has been Danny Manning’s kind of point guard.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/24/2014

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Coach Arrested For Shoplifting At Kohl’s Department Store

The head basketball coach at Converse has been arrested and accused of shoplifting.

07/23/2014

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