North Carolina senior All-American Tyler Hansbrough will not play against Kentucky on Tuesday night in Chapel Hill. Coach Roy Williams said Monday that there was no change in Hansbrough's condition.
If one player would save North Carolina in the Elite Eight, little doubt existed that Tyler Hansbrough -- the hardest-working man in college basketball -- would be the top choice, writes Andy Katz.
North Carolina figured it would be near the top of the ACC this season. The Heels just didn't expect a freshman forward to lead them there.
The school wants them back in January, but UNO's players, finally settled in Texas, want no part of a trip home anytime soon.