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There couldn't be two more opposite forwards, really. Tyler Hansbrough, the sophomore "Psycho" who uses muscle to maraud defenses. Brandan Wright, the brace-graced freshman whose gelatinous moves allow him to slither over, and between, opponents.
Potent post duo shine for Tar Heels
Raleigh News & Observer

Just about everybody who's seen him play recognizes the poetic grace of Ellington's shot. He starts with his elbow in tight, underneath the ball. He extends his arm fully on his release, holds his follow-through and gets great backspin.
'Sweet stroke' evokes lofty comparisons
Charlotte Observer

But if the North Carolina men's basketball players were affected by their trip of about 2,000 miles Thursday night, they didn't show it after practice Friday morning.
Tar Heels heading to Arizona
Durham Herald-Sun

An early wakeup call will be as essential today as will be Williams' strategy. Tipoff is 11 a.m. Rocky Mountain Time to accommodate a national-television broadcast. At least one Tar Heel, Tyler Hansbrough, welcomes the chance to play early in the day.
UNC goes west to face Arizona
Winston-Salem Journal


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