Tag: roy williams

acc basketball

Should coaches call timeout to set up final play, or let them play?

Three high-profile ACC games have come down to a last shot. One coach called a timeout to set up a play, Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski against Virginia.


north carolina

Press Conference: UNC coach Roy Williams on loss to #3 UVA

North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams talks with reporters after #13 UNC lost at home, 75-64, to third-ranked UVA on Monday night.


william & mary

#19 UNC holds off William and Mary comeback, 86-64

A valiant second-half rally came up short as the William and Mary men’s basketball team fell at No. 19 North Carolina, 86-64, on Tuesday night.


north carolina

Quick take on the UNC academics scandal: Disappointed

Another investigation into reports that athletes at UNC were allowed to enroll in sham paper classes that were manipulated for the purposes of helping ease their path toward maintaining eligibility has resulted in another report and more heads rolling in Chapel Hill.


UVa. has no chance: Tom Izzo and destiny

Tony Bennett has no chance of outdueling Tom Izzo. It’s a legacy thing: us UVa. types wouldn’t understand.


Dumb question, great answer: Ol’ Roy doesn’t care about Barclays

The news in Greensboro today has to do with the reports that the ACC is supposedly close to finalizing a deal to include the Barclays Center in Brooklyn in its rotation for future ACC Tournament play, beginning as early as 2017.


UVa. coach Tony Bennett named ACC Coach of the Year

Fifth-year UVa. head coach Tony Bennett was named 2013-14 Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year, announced Tuesday (March 11) by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.


Fishburne PG program shines with Shootout

For three days this week, Fishburne Military School was one of the centers of the basketball universe. More than 80 college coaches were in Waynesboro for the Best Western Waynesboro Caisson Shootout, which featured four of the top 10 prep teams in the nation, and a plethora of future college stars.


Chris Graham: Jewel of denial

Folks in Waynesboro realize that there’s a jewel of a basketball team that plays up on the hill overlooking downtown, right? Um, well, no. I mean, Roy Williams knows. You know, the North Carolina basketball coach? Won a national championship or two? He was in the gym watching a game in the Best Western Waynesboro Caisson Shootout today.