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North Carolina guard Michael Jordan glides in for a dunk during a 1983 SI photo shoot. (Manny Millan/SI)

GALLERY: Michael Jordan - The College Years

North Carolina guard Michael Jordan glides in for a dunk during a 1983 SI photo shoot. (Manny Millan/SI)GALLERY: Michael Jordan - The College Years

College Basketball: ACC Tournament: Mitch Kupchak shoots over the outstretched hand of Len Elmore during a 1974 ACC Tournament game between North Carolina and Maryland. (John D. Hanlon/SI) 

POWER RANKINGS: Did Maryland or North Carolina make this week’s list?

College Basketball: ACC Tournament: Mitch Kupchak shoots over the outstretched hand of Len Elmore during a 1974 ACC Tournament game between North Carolina and Maryland. (John D. Hanlon/SI) 
POWER RANKINGS: Did Maryland or North Carolina make this week’s list?

North Carolina forward James McAdoo breaks free for a dunk during a 2012 NCAA Tournament game against Creighton. According to SI’s Luke Winn, McAdoo has made a monumental jump in usage rate this season (19.8 to 29.6). (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

WINN: Breaking down McAdoo’s outsized role in UNC’s offense

North Carolina forward James McAdoo breaks free for a dunk during a 2012 NCAA Tournament game against Creighton. According to SI’s Luke Winn, McAdoo has made a monumental jump in usage rate this season (19.8 to 29.6). (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
WINN: Breaking down McAdoo’s outsized role in UNC’s offense

North Carolina guard Michael Jordan drives through the lane amongst a sea of Duke defenders during a 1984 game between the Tar Heels and Blue Devils. Jordan won the Naismith and the Wooden College Player of the Year awards in 1984 before being drafted by the Bulls with the third overall pick. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)

GALLERY: Duke-UNC Classic Photos | Michael Jordan in College

North Carolina guard Michael Jordan drives through the lane amongst a sea of Duke defenders during a 1984 game between the Tar Heels and Blue Devils. Jordan won the Naismith and the Wooden College Player of the Year awards in 1984 before being drafted by the Bulls with the third overall pick. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)
GALLERY: Duke-UNC Classic Photos | Michael Jordan in College

North Carolina guard Vince Carter drives strong to the hoop during a Feb. 1998 game against Georgia Tech. Four months later, Carter would be seelcted fifth overall in the 1998 draft by Golden State, who quickly traded him to Toronto for fourth overall pick Antawn Jamison. Another Tar Heel, John Henson, is trying to prove to NBA teams he’s worth a lottery pick, says SI’s Sam Amick, but his lack of body strength has been scaring some teams away. (Bob Rosato/SI)

AMICK: UNC’s Henson out to prove he’s no lightweight

North Carolina guard Vince Carter drives strong to the hoop during a Feb. 1998 game against Georgia Tech. Four months later, Carter would be seelcted fifth overall in the 1998 draft by Golden State, who quickly traded him to Toronto for fourth overall pick Antawn Jamison. Another Tar Heel, John Henson, is trying to prove to NBA teams he’s worth a lottery pick, says SI’s Sam Amick, but his lack of body strength has been scaring some teams away. (Bob Rosato/SI)
AMICK: UNC’s Henson out to prove he’s no lightweight

Members of the North Carolina bench watch the final seconds of their season tick down during Sunday’s 80-67 loss to Kansas. Kentucky, Louisville and Ohio State will join the Jayhawks in the Final Four. (David E Klutho/SI)

MANDEL: Self’s brilliant move helps Kansas stop UNC
WINN: "Russ-diculous" rally saves Louisville
STAPLES: Kentucky enjoys smooth ride to Final Four
GLOCKNER: Ohio State survives tumultuous season

Members of the North Carolina bench watch the final seconds of their season tick down during Sunday’s 80-67 loss to Kansas. Kentucky, Louisville and Ohio State will join the Jayhawks in the Final Four. (David E Klutho/SI)
MANDEL: Self’s brilliant move helps Kansas stop UNCWINN: "Russ-diculous" rally saves LouisvilleSTAPLES: Kentucky enjoys smooth ride to Final FourGLOCKNER: Ohio State survives tumultuous season

North Carolina linebacker Lawrence Taylor rushes the quarterback during a 1978 game against Maryland. The Tar Heels were punished by the NCAA’s Committee on Infractions Monday and received a one-year postseason ban and will eliminate 15 scholarships over the next three years. (Getty Images)

STAPLES: UNC case shows how reward still outweighs risk for cheating

North Carolina linebacker Lawrence Taylor rushes the quarterback during a 1978 game against Maryland. The Tar Heels were punished by the NCAA’s Committee on Infractions Monday and received a one-year postseason ban and will eliminate 15 scholarships over the next three years. (Getty Images)
STAPLES: UNC case shows how reward still outweighs risk for cheating

North Carolina’s John Henson jumps over Duke’s Miles Plumlee during Saturday’s game. The Tar Heels dominated from start to finish, defeating the Blue Devils 88-70. (AP)

DAUSTER: Tar Heels send message to Duke with impressive victory

North Carolina’s John Henson jumps over Duke’s Miles Plumlee during Saturday’s game. The Tar Heels dominated from start to finish, defeating the Blue Devils 88-70. (AP)
DAUSTER: Tar Heels send message to Duke with impressive victory

An aerial view of the Dean Dome during Wednesday’s game between North Carolina and Wisconsin. Harrison Barnes scored 20 points in leading the Tar Heels to a 60-57 victory. (Evan Pike/Cal Sport Media)

GLICKSMAN: Barnes provides surge as North Carolina tops Wisconsin
WINN: Style archive - Breaking down the 2011-12 season, so far

An aerial view of the Dean Dome during Wednesday’s game between North Carolina and Wisconsin. Harrison Barnes scored 20 points in leading the Tar Heels to a 60-57 victory. (Evan Pike/Cal Sport Media)
GLICKSMAN: Barnes provides surge as North Carolina tops WisconsinWINN: Style archive - Breaking down the 2011-12 season, so far

North Carolina’s Rasheed Wallace dunks over two Duke defenders during a 1995 game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. (Bob Donnan/SI) 

North Carolina’s Rasheed Wallace dunks over two Duke defenders during a 1995 game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. (Bob Donnan/SI)