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  1. 3-point shot: Coaches Newark-bound

    Andy Katz

    1. Baylor coach Scott Drew said he is coming to Newark to witness history: three Baylor players taken in the NBA draft. All three -- Perry Jones III, Quincy Miller and Quincy Acy -- have a legitimate chance to be in the first round. Miller is on the ...

    Blog | June 28, 2012
  2. Andy Katz's Daily Word: Harrison Barnes has impeccable timing for...

    Andy Katz

    Harrison Barnes' timing for North Carolina is impeccable. And Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams isn't about to dismiss the impact of his arrival. He might not overhype him, but he's also well aware of what Barnes will provide to a Tar Heels program...

    Blog | Conversation | July 01, 2010
  3. Kansas veterans can accomplish rare feat

    Andy Katz

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Thousands of players have come through college basketball in the last 18 years. Only 15 have two national titles. Since 1992 only three head coaches have won two national championships -- North Carolina's Roy Williams, Florida'...

    Blog | March 13, 2010
  4. Who's NEXT in college basketball?

    Andy Katz

    Editor's note: Who's NEXT in college basketball? Over the next few months, ESPN will identify the players, teams, coaches and games that will leave their mark on the 2009-10 season. CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina coach Roy Williams doesn't agr...

    Blog | Conversation | October 16, 2009
  5. North Carolina Tar Heels coach Roy Williams cementing his own leg...

    Andy Katz

    As the reloaded national champs gear up for practice on a quest to defend their title, the coach of the Tar Heels still just wants to make Dean Smith proud. Roy Williams wouldn't have it any other way.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2009
  6. Williams prepares for the great expectations of 2008-09 season

    Andy Katz

    UNC coach Roy Williams knows his 2008-09 team, with its impressive talent and depth, will carry the burden of great expectations. So he's made it clear to his team that the Tar Heels' title hopes come first, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | July 18, 2008
  7. Last-minute draft decisions loom

    Andy Katz

    With the NBA now paying for early entrants' workouts, it doesn't make sense for some players not to test the draft waters. But some high-profile players waited until the 11th hour to decide, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | April 25, 2008
  8. Indiana makes top hire in tame coaching carousel

    Andy Katz

    If Bill Self had left for Oklahoma State, it would have been chaos. But that didn't happen, making Indiana the shining star in a rather tame offseason coaching carousel, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | April 17, 2008
  9. Williams, Pitino have their powerhouse programs back on track

    Andy Katz

    North Carolina and Louisville are elite programs that needed CEO coaches and big personalities to take the helm. They got just that in Roy Williams and Rick Pitino, respectively. And now they'll face off with a Final Four berth on the line, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2008
  10. UNC forward Wright could decide on NBA soon

    Andy Katz

    North Carolina freshman forward Brandan Wright is conflicted about whether or not he should enter the NBA draft, but a decision should be announced by Monday or Tuesday, Tar Heels coach Roy Williams said Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2007
  11. Winning title nothing compared to rebuilding

    Andy Katz

    Thought winning a national title was Roy Williams' toughest challenge? Try rebuilding UNC from scratch.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2005
  12. Talks never got serious

    Andy Katz

    Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak talked to North Carolina coach Roy Williams about the team's vacant coaching job on June 19, but the discussions never got serious.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2004
  13. College hoops needs Coach K

    Andy Katz

    Mike Krzyzewski's decision to stay at Duke should be celebrated across college hoops.

    Story | Conversation | July 05, 2004
  14. Williams settling into old surroundings

    Andy Katz

    The first 100 days of Roy Williams' return to UNC have been a whirlwind to say the least.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2003
  15. Felton retools at Georgia

    Andy Katz

    New Georgia coach Dennis Felton is among those who have have new jobs and big hurdles to overcome.

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2003
  16. AD Baddour should take some of the blame

    Andy Katz

    AD Dick Baddour made the decision to hire Doherty with just one season of head coaching experience. He should take the blame for his dismissal if it didn't work out.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2003