Stories tagged: Roy Williams
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 11:36 a.m.
North Carolina has given basketball coach Roy Williams an eight-year contract extension that runs through the 2027-28 season.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 9:16 p.m.
Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth isn’t a big fan of traveling, but he is a fan of college basketball history. And learning.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
They are separated by eight spots in the AP rankings and not much more than that in terms of their offensive and defensive disposition.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few stands by his comments Sunday that he’s disappointed the NCAA hasn’t moved faster with its investigation into college basketball corruption. But the Zags coach was adamant …
Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 10:58 a.m.
North Carolina is honoring Hall of Fame basketball coach Roy Williams by putting his name on the playing floor. UNC says it will dedicate “Roy Williams Court” on Aug. 24. …
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
It’s one of those basketball games fans circle on the calendar, and now there’s an actual date to circle.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Gonzaga and North Carolina have agreed to a two-game, home-and-home series beginning next season. The series was first reported by Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. A Gonzaga source confirmed the …
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
I would like to dispassionately discuss college basketball today, without directly referencing the recent footwear follies/FBI probe and without even mentioning a certain notorious sideline suit whose first name rhymes …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few and North Carolina counterpart Roy Williams have shot craps together, played cards and hung out at Nike-sponsored coaching clinics.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 11:39 p.m.
North Carolina likes to run, and Syracuse prefers to walk.
Fri., Jan. 29, 2016, 9:54 p.m.
North Carolina coach Roy Williams is no fan of how ESPN touts NBA prospects playing in college games aired by the network.
Sat., June 7, 2014
North Carolina coach Roy Williams and players from the 2005 national championship team deny they were involved with academic wrongdoing alleged by former teammate Rashad McCants. In an interview with …
Wed., Sept. 26, 2012
Hockey: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman downplayed the threat of the Oilers moving to Seattle on Tuesday as the Edmonton mayor predicted that an NHL team in Seattle wouldn’t sell out …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2012
North Carolina men’s basketball coach Roy Williams (pictured right) has begun recovering from surgery Wednesday to remove a tumor from his right kidney and is expected to be on the …
Mon., March 26, 2012
ST. LOUIS – Nothing personal, Roy. Tyshawn Taylor broke out of his slump in a big way Sunday, scoring 22 points and leading Kansas back to the Final Four with …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2011
NEW YORK – Tom Izzo joked that when he jumps off the roof after losing a game, at least this time the landing will be soft water. The inaugural Carrier …