Wayne Ellington isn't North Carolina's strongest player or its quickest, but he is helping in a number of ways to keep his team advancing in postseason play.
Hot-shooting Ellington helps spark Heels
The Winston-Salem Journal
Bobby Frasor grabbed Marcus Ginyard at one point during the festivities, trying to include North Carolina's limbo senior in the Tar Heels' senior day celebration two weeks ago at the Smith Center.
Ginyard works on improving leadership skills
The Durham Herald-Sun
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have no problem saying that North Carolina's fast break is the best they've ever seen.
The Bulldogs also have no problem saying they've got a heck of a fast break themselves and have no intention of trying to slow the tempo Friday night when 10th-ranked Gonzaga and second-ranked North Carolina square off in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA tournament.
Zags look for the breaks against Tar Heels
Goodson is their best physical matchup for Ty Lawson, the fleet North Carolina guard whom they'll meet in the Sweet 16.
Asked Monday if he had come down emotionally from Saturday's shot, Goodson said, "Ty Lawson is a hell of a point guard. I can't be thinking about that shot when I'm trying to guard him."
Gonzaga gets jolt from Demetri Goodson
The Seattle Times
Roll up the turf and lay down the hardwood. Officials with the Dallas Cowboys new stadium announced the first basketball game to be played in the new venue will be the University of Texas vs. the University of North Carolina on Dec. 19, 2009.
Horns & Heels To Hit The Hardwoods At New Stadium