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Carolina opens play in its 19th Final Four Saturday night in Houston. Take a look back at the 18 prior trips that have defined the program's history over the last eight decades. Part one takes you from the first UNC run to the final in 1946 to the program-defining championship season of 1982.

Jennings Release Book "The Basketball Chronicles of Mister Jennings"....BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae men’s basketball assistant coach Keith ‘Mister’ Jennings released his first book titled “The Basketball Chronicles of Mister Jennings.”

WEST JEFFERSON, NC - Today's scheduled softball game between Watauga High and Ashe County has been rained out. The game has been rescheduled, and will be played next Thursday, April 7.

LITTLE ROCK – Wes Flanigan has been tapped as Little Rock’s new head men’s basketball coach, Director of Athletics Chasse Conque announced on Thursday. A Little Rock native, Flanigan has spent a total of five years with the program and served as associate head coach on the Trojans’ record-setting 2015-16 team.

NEWLAND, NC - The Avery High baseball team downed Ashe County 6-1 in a non-conference game Wednesday.