Aaron Dodson

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Sophomore forward Kennedy Meeks practices in Los Angeles ahead of the team’s Sweet 16 game against Wisconsin on Thursday night.

Meeks likely a gametime decision

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.


Coach Roy Williams reacts to a call during the first half. The Tar Heels lost to the Duke Blue Devils 84-77 Saturday night. "“I’m tired of saying this but congratulate Duke. They did some really good things."

UNC falls to Duke in regular season finale

Go, go, go. That’s essentially what the gesture means. Three quick, counter-clockwise rotations of Roy Williams' left hand from his vantage point on the sideline. The North Carolina men’s basketball coach always wants his team to push the tempo so it can get into its run-and-gun offense and find the light at the end of the tunnel: a transition bucket. But sometimes it’s too late to hurry.



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The Daily Tar Heel senior photographer Halle Sinnott stands on the court during half time of Thursday's game. 

The Daily Tar Heel senior photographer Halle Sinnott stands on the court during half time of Thursday's game. 


Marquise Williams points to the crowd as UNC defeated Cincinnati 39-17 in the Belk Bowl on Dec. 28, 2013 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C.

Tracking the Tar Heels, April 3

Welcome to another edition of Tracking the Tar Heels. Let's see what the Tar Heels have been up to:A Northwestern lawsuit fuels debate about athletics at UNC and across the nation, Liz Bell writes.