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"This team is going to do some special things," May said. "A lot of people underestimated this team, but this team is going to make a run. They're going to make the [NCAA] Tournament and they're going to make some noise, do some damage."
Young Tar Heels get the message
The News and Observer

Reserves Mike Copeland, Marcus Ginyard and Danny Green played fewer minutes, but they played large roles.
Ginyard, Green give Heels needed boost
The Durham Herald-Sun

UNC coach Roy Williams has talked to Penn coach Fran Dunphy about starting the series next season, with the Tar Heels playing the Quakers twice in Chapel Hill and once at the historic Palestra in Philadelphia from 2006-07 through 2008-09.
UNC, Penn pondering three-year series
The Greensboro News and Record

Tar Heel basketball coach Roy Williams and his wife Wanda will serve as honorary co-chairmen of an effort to create a $10 million endowment for the Carolina Covenant, the initiative to make a UNC-Chapel Hill education possible for low-income students.
Coach lends efforts to UNC initiative
The News and Observer

Auburn coach Jeff Lebo played at North Carolina in the 1980s, and still keeps close tabs on the Tar Heels. He watched with interest UNC's loss to Duke on Tuesday night. When the Tar Heels trailed by 17 points in the second half, UNC coach Roy Williams removed all five starters and watched reserves change the game's complexion. An idea was born. "I decided I'd try that if it happened tonight," Lebo said after Auburn's win. "I shouldn't have wished that on myself."
Carolina on Lebo's mind
The Montgomery Advertiser

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