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Paul Biancardi: Jahlil Okafor Is Going To Be A Special Player At Duke

ESPN.com’s director of basketball recruiting, Paul Biancardi, joins Mac and Jim to discuss Kentucky’s recruiting, two and through, the national title game, and impact recruits in the ACC.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/07/2014

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UNC’s James McAdoo To Enter NBA Draft As A Junior

North Carolina junior James Michael McAdoo will enter the NBA draft.

04/03/2014

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Okafor, Jackson Have Big Games In McDonald’s All American Game

CHICAGO (AP) — Jahlil Okafor and Justin Jackson are ready for the rivalry on Tobacco road.

Okafor scored 17 points and had seven rebounds and Emmanuel Mudiay added 15 points as the West team defeated the East 105-102 in the boys McDonald’s All-American game on Wednesday night.

04/03/2014

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Jay Bilas Talks NCAA Tournament & The Status Of The ACC

Jay Bilas joins The Drive to talk about the Elite 8 games over the weekend, why the ACC is down this year, and who might replace Coach K at Duke when the all-time winningest coach retires.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/01/2014

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Williams’ Tar Heels Close Turmoil-Filled Season

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Nothing went easily for North Carolina all season. The Tar Heels never had top player P.J. Hairston due to NCAA violations and started 0-3 in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Yet they also beat the top four teams from the preseason Top 25 and had a 12-game winning streak to return to the NCAA tournament.

03/24/2014

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Why The Sky Won’t Look Blue Over Carolina Today

Welcome back to a Tar Heel-stained edition of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for all your offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today, we blow the whistle on the NCAA, examine the relative merits of aging, check the odometer on DeAngelo Williams’ car, and close out the first weekend of games with a salute to the greatest closer ever. So without further ado:

03/24/2014

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Student Falls To Death At UNC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A student at the University of North Carolina Charlotte has been found dead after apparently falling from a campus dorm. A school spokesman said the male student died early Sunday after […]

03/24/2014

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No. 3 Seed Iowa State Ousts North Carolina 85-83

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — DeAndre Kane drove for the game-winning layup with 1.6 seconds left and No. 3 seed Iowa State beat North Carolina 85-83 on Sunday, advancing to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2000.

03/23/2014

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UNC Issues Campus Alert About Dangerous Person

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has sent an emergency alert that an armed and dangerous person may be on or near campus.

03/23/2014

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Jay Bilas Talks Upsets, NC State Advancing, And UNC/Providence

College basketball analyst from ESPN, Jay Bilas, joins Mac and Jim to discuss the brackets upsets, the selection committee’s seeding, 60 teams getting a bye, UNC’s lackluster showing in the ACC tourney, mocking Jim and the notion of parody.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–03/19/2014

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