Thursday's UNC Links

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

Carolina Football

North Carolina recruiting coordinator John Blake first started wooing players when he was a nose guard at Oklahoma.
Blake knows recruits
The News and Observer

If there is any one thing that new North Carolina football coach Butch Davis has emphasized to his team, it's speed.
Spring focusing on speed demons
The Wilmington Star

Carolina Basketball

If Brandan Wright returns to North Carolina next year, the Tar Heels would be among the favorites to win the NCAA Tournament. And if Wright leaves after only one season at UNC to enter June's NBA Draft, UNC could still be strong enough to contend for a Final Four berth.
Looking Strong: Tar Heels eager to make run at title
The Winston Salem Journal

This week's decisions by Tyler Hansbrough and Ty Lawson to return to school for the 2007-08 season were enough to solidly position North Carolina as the preseason basketball favorite in the ACC.
Tar Heels' road won't be easy
The News and Observer

Wright still has some time to kick back during the spring semester of his freshman year, but the clock for his decision is ticking. The deadline for entering the NBA Draft, which is scheduled for June 28 in New York, is April 29.
Mum is the Wright word right now
The Durham Herald-Sun

Brandan Wright is having a hard time deciding whether to stay or go. Let's simplify it: Wright needs to declare for the NBA draft and leave Chapel Hill behind.
Wright needs to take stock, run to NBA
The Charlotte Observer

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