Saturday's UNC Links

Saturday's links from around the 'net.

Carolina Basketball


Even if he didn't get all the details right, North Carolina point guard Raymond Felton felt like he hit on the important themes while summing up the Tar Heels' impending game at Kentucky.
Tar Heels eager to play in Rupp Arena
The Fayetteville Observer


It is not the only evidence of Wildcats fever in this state, fever that will run high today, when North Carolina takes on Kentucky at Rupp Arena (noon, WRAL).
Wildcats, wild passion
The Durham Herald Sun


Sean May and Jawad Williams, held out of action for much of the week with injuries, are probable for today's game against Kentucky.
May, Jawad probable today
The Durham Herald Sun

Maybe the Tar Heels can learn a thing or two, because their defense -- which has allowed opponents to swish 43 percent of their shots -- can best be described as inconsistent.
Williams demands tougher defense
The Raleigh News and Observer


But they're just now coming to realize that losing two straight games to Rick Pitino, the alleged turncoat who came back from the NBA to lead the enemy, is borderline heresy.
Tar Heels get first test away from home
The Greensboro News and Record


North Carolina should be near full strength for the first time in a week today when it steps inside a noisy, intimidating arena and tries to end an annoying losing streak.
Heels' Williams, May expected to play today
The Winston Salem Journal


Today's Kentucky-North Carolina game not only features college basketball's two winningest programs, it also showcases two prime examples of the changing nature of the sport.
Ranks are thin for hoops royalty
The Lexington Herald Ledger



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