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North Carolina Basketball: The rise and fall of Marshall

Let me take you back a few years to the 2010-11 season, when the North Carolina fan base was asking that head coach Roy Williams let go of his starting point guard Larry Drew II and let the McDonald’s All-American freshman get the nod. That freshman was Kendall Marshall, and that team, for the next year and a half was the high octane car he was the driver of. Game after game the...
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October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Dexter Strickland rips on NC State

North Carolina senior guard Dexter Strickland is not the most well-liked man in Raleigh right about now. Strickland is coming off a knee injury that ended his junior season in mid-January, and he is kicking off his final season with the Tar Heels by blasting one of his team’s in-state rivals. He took aim at the Wolfpack during a recent interview with CBS Sports’ Jeff Goodman, ragging...
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October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

North Carolina Basketball: Strickland cleared to play

Most fans love to head to their school’s web sites and read about the incoming players, go to their favorite web boards and talk about the newcomers and why this recruit did not pick their team and why that one did, or just talk about this either by the water cooler or their favorite watering hole. But for me, who has been following North Carolina basketball and football for three...
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August 29, 2012  |  Discuss

North Carolina Basketball: Next year’s team won’t have the pressure this one had

About a year ago Chapel Hill was going insane when word came out that Tyler Zeller, John Henson and Harrison Barnes were all coming back to play once again under head coach Roy Williams. From that moment forward the expectations of a season ending in New Orleans with another national championship began to elevate with each passing day. And while making no excuses for this squad,...
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April 20, 2012  |  1 Comment

UNC's Strickland has knee surgery

North Carolina junior Dexter Strickland has had surgery to repair a knee injury that will sideline him the rest of the season. Strickland had reconstructive surgery Thursday on his torn right anterior cruciate ligament as well as damaged meniscus. Strickland was hurt on a drive to the basket in the Tar Heels' win at Virginia Tech on Jan. 19. The school says Strickland recovery...
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February 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Dragging the Train: Is Dexter Strickland A Cancer for the Tar Heels?

North Carolina Tar Heels sophomore guard Dexter Strickland is struggling offensively for the Heels.
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March 15, 2011  |  Discuss

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