The UNC-Chapel Hill men’s basketball championship team was honored at state legislature on Wednesday. Tar Heels head coach Roy Williams spoke to the legislators about the need for greater teamwork going forward. In an article from WRAL, Williams was quoted saying, “We need your help in a lot of ways. We need you to reach across the aisle to work together as a team.” He also emphasized the need for both parties to come together to work on improving the quality of education in the state.
Om the same day, the Tar Heels traveled to Gov. Roy Cooper’s Executive Mansion in Raleigh. Cooper praised the team for never quitting and congratulated them on their championship victory. Williams presented Cooper with a signed basketball.
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