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UNC basketball recruits: current targets to watch

With another season in the books, the North Carolina men’s basketball team has quickly turned its attention toward recruiting for next season. All players are expected to be back with the exception of J.P. Tokoto, and Roy Williams is hoping to land at least one of the nation’s top uncommitted prospects to join the Tar Heels. 


Sophomore forward Kennedy Meeks injures his knee toward the end of the second half during Saturday's win over Arkansas.

Meeks’ status unknown for Thursday men's basketball game

Hours after sophomore forward Kennedy Meeks was scheduled to see a doctor Monday, North Carolina men’s basketball coach Roy Williams said on his radio show with Jones Angell that he is not sure Meeks will play Thursday in UNC’s Sweet 16 matchup with No. 1 seed Wisconsin. Meeks did not practice Monday.



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The Tar Heels will take on 13th-seeded Harvard at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena at 7:20 p.m. on Thursday.

The Tar Heels will take on 13th-seeded Harvard at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena at 7:20 p.m. on Thursday.


It was an early morning for The Daily Tar Heel's NCAA crew with a 6:35 a.m. flight.

It was an early morning for The Daily Tar Heel's NCAA crew with a 6:35 a.m. flight.


NCAA Update: Greetings from Jacksonville

The Daily Tar Heel NCAA crew — Senior Writer Aaron Dodson, Sports Editor Grace Raynor and Senior Photographer Halle Sinnott — all arrived in Florida this morning to kick off our coverage of the NCAA Tournament. UNC's first opponent is Harvard, whom they will matchup with on Thursday at 7:20 p.m. Eastern Time.


What happens when two Daily Tar Heel basketball writers get Duke tickets

Senior Writer Aaron Dodson and Sports Editor Grace Raynor both received student tickets to Saturday's matchup between the No. 19 North Carolina men's basketball team and No. 3 Duke. The Blue Devils will travel to Chapel Hill for a 9 p.m. tipoff, and with both Dodson and Raynor covering the game for The Daily Tar Heel, they won't be using their student tickets. Take a look at how Twitter reacted.  


Diamond DeShields to leave North Carolina

After leading her team to the Elite 8 of the NCAA Tournament and winning ACC Rookie of the Year honors North Carolina guard Diamond DeShields has decided to transfer.


North Carolina vs. Stanford Notebook

STANFORD — The fourth-seeded North Carolina women's basketball team takes on No. 2 seed Stanford tonight in Maples Pavilion for a highly anticipated Elite 8 matchup.