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(Information in this team report is as of October 1.)
COACH AND PROGRAM
North Carolina will be the defending national champions in school name only this season. The key ingredients that propelled the Tar Heels to a 33-4 record, including a 75-70 victory over Illinois in the NCAA Tournament title game, are on NBA rosters or have graduated.