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UNC big man Day’Ron Sharpe declares for the 2021 NBA Draft

There will be changes to the roster next year for head coach Roy Williams and the North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team. Today, Winterville native Day'Ron Sharpe announced he's declaring for the 2021 NBA Draft. 

UNC hires Princeton’s Banghart as women’s basketball coach

North Carolina has hired Princeton's Courtney Banghart as its next women's basketball coach.

Hot-shooting Auburn upsets No. 1 North Carolina 97-80

Behind yet another 3-point barrage, No. 5 seed Auburn overcame a slow start to roar past top-seeded North Carolina 97-80 in the Midwest Region semifinals Friday night.

Top-seeded UNC overcomes slow 1st half to beat Iona in NCAAs

North Carolina completed a perfect first round for top seeds in this NCAA Tournament, but not before Iona became the latest No. 16 seed to show these matchups are no sure thing.

Duke reclaims No. 1 in AP Top 25; Tennessee falls to fifth

The Blue Devils reclaimed the top spot in Monday's AP Top 25, the third time this season they've reached No. 1.

Duke’s Grant Hill, UNC’s Charlie Scott enter Hoops Hall

The Springfield shrine inducted its 13-member Class of 2018 on Friday night, recognizing the players, coaches and contributors who broke records and barriers in equal measure.

UNC women’s hoops coach Sylvia Hatchell nets 1,000th win

North Carolina coach Sylvia Hatchell has become the third women's Division I coach to net her 1,000th career victory.

Duke still unanimous No. 1, UNC moves up two spots in AP poll

Duke (10-0) received all 65 first-place votes in the poll released Monday after a pair of easy victories, its second straight week as the unanimous No. 1.

Duke is No. 1 in AP preseason poll for second straight year

Led by Marvin Bagley III and senior guard Grayson Allen, Duke was the preseason No. 1 for the second straight season a ninth time overall, matching rival North Carolina for most all-time.

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