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Luke DeCock

Injury drama conjures bad memories for North Carolina – DeCock

Joel Berry should be fine. He played in the North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA basketball tournament win over Arkansas on a balky right ankle on March 19, 2017, even if his shot was consistently short, suggesting a lack of explosiveness in the appendage, and said he felt worse as the game went on. There’s no reason not to assume he won’t be somewhere near, if not at, full strength on March 24, 2017 against the Butler Bulldogs.

Luke DeCock

Keatts’ quick turnaround at UNCW offers hope for Wolfpack – DeCock

The degree of difficulty in taking over a basketball team that hasn’t won in years, just got its coach fired and may be overmatched in its conference is generally underrated. Even the most talented coach usually needs a year or two to clean out dead wood, bring in his kind of players and implement his system. The outliers stand out, guys like N.C. State’s Kevin Keatts and Eric Musselman at Nevada.



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Son Rae Carruth once wanted dead is making progress in physical therapy

Chancellor Lee has cerebral palsy and brain damage, a result of the murder of his mother when he was an unborn baby. Cherica Adams was murdered in 1999 in a conspiracy masterminded by ex-NFL player Rae Carruth. Sixteen years later, Chancellor continues to make progress with his physical therapy.
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