Found March 20, 2013 on
After Miami defeated North Carolina in this past Sunday’s ACC Tournament title game, Tarheels coach Roy Williams went into the Hurricanes’ locker room to offer congratulations to the team. Weird, right? Maybe this kind of thing happens more often than we know? I’d love to know what was going through coach Jim Larranaga’s head while Williams spoke. Was he honored?
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North Carolina Tar Heels' J.P. Tokoto throws down an enormous dunk over 6'10" teammate Joel James during NCAA Tournament warmups.
During Miami's run to the ACC Tournament title, forward/center Julian Gamble had what appeared to be the time of his life photobombing his teammates and coach during post-game interveiws.
Gamble even managed to upstage Sebastian the Ibis with a perfectly timed entrance. Sebastian's photbomb attempt didn't even come CLOSE to the awesomeness that was Sparty photbombing...
North Carolina (24-9, 12-6 ACC)
Seed: 8-seed in South region
Coach: Roy Williams, 25th season, 22 NCAA appearances
Last NCAA Tournament appearance: Lost to Kansas in regional finals (2012)
Notable wins: UNLV, N.C State, Virginia
There's little question the insertion of P.J. Hairston into the Tar Heels' starting lineup turned the season around in Chapel...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. --- North Carolina freshman J.P. Tokoto put an exclamation mark on Thursday's NCAA Tournament practice by leaping over 6-10 teammate Joel James for a dunk. InsideCarolina.com photographer Jim Hawkins was there ...
ST. LOUIS (USBWA) - Miami (Fla.)'s Jim Larrañaga is the 2012-13 recipient of the Henry Iba Coach of the Year Award, presented annually to the national coach of the year by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.
Larrañaga will be recognized by the USBWA on Friday, April 5, at a 9:15 a.m. ET news conference in Atlanta in conjunction with the Final Four. The winner of the Oscar...