Found October 18, 2012 on
PLAYERS: James Michael McAdoo
Meeting the Foes… Florida AtlanticTwo days after North Carolina opens its 2012-13 season at home head coach Roy Williams and his squad will once again be in action at the Dean Dome. On Veteran’s Day, November 11 (with tip off time being 2:30 p.m. EST ~ televised on ESPNU), UNC will be playing against Florida Atlantic, in the second game between programs. The Heels won the only other game between squads 105 to 52 six years back. Once again Carolina will face a team that did not have much luck the previous season, as FAU went 11 and 19 overall, with a conference record of 7-9. So, once again, in this game, the second for UNC and the first for FAU on the season, it will be a lot more about how this young team performs than how the opposition is.As I wrote way back when, this game is part of the Maui Invitational schedule, that somehow no matter the outcome it will be the UNC Basketball program going to Hawaii, while FAU will join other teams in a regional match up in Elon. Florida Atla...

UNC Basketball: Meeting the Foes… Gardner-Webb

Meeting the Foes… Gardner-WebbThe first game of the season for North Carolina, to be played on November 9, will be against an in state squad in Gardner-Webb. For both of the programs this will be the first game of the 2012-13 season. For the opponent, who will travel approximately 3 and a half hours on I 85 to get to the Dean Dome (tip off to be determined), it’s going to be...

UNC Basketball: Carolina picked to come in third by the ACC coaches

As UNC Basketball comes closer and closer the polls will begin to make their way into mix. The first one, arriving from the official conference web site, is from the ACC Men’s Basketball Coaches. And while I am not a big fan of pre season polls, it’s always interesting to see what the men at the head of the programs think of one another’s teams. On a side note, one thing is...

UNC’s Dexter Strickland speaks his mind and calls out rival NC State

It’s late October, which means the World Series, Saturdays filled with day drinking and college football, and that college basketball season is just a few weeks away. As usual, there are high expectations in Chapel Hill. UNC is getting a lot of preseason love, as they probably should. Part of their depth lies in the [...]

UNC Players Are Very Honey Badger About NC State

It started at ACC Media Day when Reggie Bullock and James Michael McAdoo basically brushed off all the talk of NC State being picked to win the ACC. It has continued today with a quote from Dexter Strickland that wasn't nearly as fiery and hyped as most thought it would be. First, we'll go with the bulletin-board material provided to Mark Gottfried's N.C. State squad...
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