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Carolina Basketball

North Carolina will plunge back into ACC play today and could have a nearly healthy team for the first time in more than two weeks.
Heels will return to ACC play tonight at 7
Winston-Salem Journal

During the summer, North Carolina coach Roy Williams referred to Deon Thompson as a diamond in the rough. As it turns out, the diamond is more polished than anyone imagined.
Deon Thompson gives Tar Heels spark in the middle
Durham Herald-Sun

Carolina may or may not win the national championship in women or men's basketball. But this much we know: If either or both accomplish such a feat, it will be because they got to the point and that person made the difference.
UNC making its point
Chapel Hill News

To many, the jump ball has become a forgettable ritual in college basketball -- simply the traditional way to begin a game. North Carolina coach Roy Williams, however, sees it as an opportunity.
Jumping up to speed
Raleigh News & Observer

Tom Zaliagiris, who averaged 4.2 points as a basketball swingman at North Carolina from 1975-78, died Sunday at Catawba Valley Medical Center.
UNC suffers a loss
Raleigh News & Observer

Carolina Football

"Aggressive football, a beautiful campus and a new coach in Butch Davis. It's an exciting time in Chapel Hill," a placard says.
UNC football: Butch Davis begins rebuilding task
The Virginian-Pilot

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