Thursday's UNC Links

Today's Carolina links from around the 'net ......

Carolina Football


Butch Davis returned to Cleveland, Ohio, his home for the past six years, to land his first recruit as North Carolina's football coach - Matt Merletti, a versatile offensive prospect.
Davis adds Cleveland running back to UNC's class
The Winston Salem Journal

Carolina Basketball


Dean Smith and Bob Knight coached against one another five times. It should have been six. The 1997 NCAA tournament selection committee tried to make it happen, bracketing Smith's North Carolina Tar Heels to face Knight's Indiana Hoosiers in the second round of the East Regional in Winston-Salem, N.C. A matchup for the ages.
Shadow Man
The Hampton Daily Press


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