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The advice that Melvin Scott, former North Carolina point guard, gave Ty Lawson, current North Carolina point guard, was simple but still pretty darn hard to follow. "Keep coach happy," Scott told Lawson. "If he's happy, then everybody else is happy."
Lawson learns the hard way at UNC
Greensboro News & Record

Since losing at Virginia Tech on Jan. 13, Carolina has won five straight games -- including three on the road by 20 points or more. It's the first time UNC has had a trio of consecutive road blowouts that big since 1946.
Brownie craving pays sweet dividend
Raleigh News & Observer

The Tar Heels' secret motivation for success on the road is out. "We like going into other people's places and taking their brownies," sophomore forward Danny Green said.
Tar Heels have sweet tooth for the road
Durham Herald-Sun

Taking "brownies" is a term players use when talking about winning road games. Williams was the first to use it, Marcus Ginyard picked it up as a battle cry and now the entire team uses it for motivation.
Tar Heels expect to steal a victory against Wolfpack
Winston-Salem Journal

Sidney Lowe sensed it would be waiting for him. Written on a greaseboard in his Detroit Pistons office was "UNC" in large, light-blue letters. Pistons forward Rasheed Wallace was teasing Lowe, then an assistant for the NBA team.
Lowe's red-letter day
Raleigh News & Observer

Lowe, who coaches against North Carolina the first time at 3:30 p.m. at the RBC Center, didn't have much more success as a player against the Tar Heels than Sendek (5-17 in 10 seasons) did as a coach.
LOWE SEEKING A HIGH POINT
Charlotte Observer


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