The Tar Heel community reflects on the passing of UNC coach Dean Smith.
Roland Lazenby, author of Michael Jordan: The Life, came to the Student Stores on Friday to sign copies of his recently-released biography.
Late Night with Roy, the first practice of the season for the UNC men's basketball team, was held Friday in the Dean E. Smith Center.
LOS ANGELES — Before he could even fully get seated on the STAPLES Center sideline, photographers and reporters flocked. Before a trainer could even fully strap a brace on his left knee, cameras shuttered and tweets were quickly sent.
The arc of a life rises, then slopes, then falls, because time is the curvature that ensures nothing is forever. And then there is the exception: the flat line that extends beyond sight, in perpetuity, faithful to its path and resolute in its straight purpose. Dean Smith is the line that flattens the arc.
GREENSBORO — It was an emotional tug of war in the North Carolina women’s basketball team’s locker room following its 67-65 loss to South Carolina in the Sweet 16 on Friday, with neither pain nor frustration gaining an edge over happiness and pleasure.
After watching the opposing pitchers self-destruct in the first inning — allowing four runs without a single base hit — North Carolina pitcher Hunter Williams could offer only one explanation.