Team preview: North Carolina

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2005-06 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: October 30, 2005, 2:39 AM ET
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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.

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