42 episodes

There is no bigger brand in college basketball than the North Carolina Tar Heels, and there is no one that knows the Carolina Family better than a member of their own. Shammond Williams was a star for the Tar Heels. He played for Dean Smith for three years. He played in the NBA for nine years. He's coached in the Division I ranks. He knows all the former players and coaches. He knows all the current players. He knows the program as well as anyone, and he has partnered with the Field Of 68 Media Network to bring you the kind of conversations, insight and analysis that only family members have.

The Carolina Conversation, with Shammond Williams Shammond Williams

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    • 4.9 • 87 Ratings

There is no bigger brand in college basketball than the North Carolina Tar Heels, and there is no one that knows the Carolina Family better than a member of their own. Shammond Williams was a star for the Tar Heels. He played for Dean Smith for three years. He played in the NBA for nine years. He's coached in the Division I ranks. He knows all the former players and coaches. He knows all the current players. He knows the program as well as anyone, and he has partnered with the Field Of 68 Media Network to bring you the kind of conversations, insight and analysis that only family members have.

    UNC Basketball Assistant Coach Brad Frederick

    UNC Basketball Assistant Coach Brad Frederick

    Brad Frederick joins Shammond Williams on the Carolina Conversation to discuss his time at UNC, his playing career, his favorite memories and games and his current gig now as an Assistant Coach on the UNC Staff. You can Subscribe to the Carolina Conversation wherever you get your podcasts and watch every episode by subscribing to the Field of 68 YouTube channel. 

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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Jackie Manuel on his new role with North Carolina, the 2005 title team & more

    Jackie Manuel on his new role with North Carolina, the 2005 title team & more

    The Carolina Conversation is back! Jackie Manuel joins Shammond Williams this week to discuss his new gig at Carolina, best memories from his playing career, winning the 2005 National title and much more! Subscribe wherever you get podcasts and watch every episode on the Field of 68 YouTube channel!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Roy Williams' legacy & what's next for Carolina Basketball?

    Roy Williams' legacy & what's next for Carolina Basketball?

    On today’s Carolina Conversation, we reflect on the legacy of Roy Williams after the news of his retirement last week. Shammond discusses being at Coach Williams retirement press conference, the similarities to Dean Smith retiring at the end of his playing career, Shammond’s conversation with Coach Williams afterwards and why Shammond would like it if the next head coach came from within the Carolina Family. Don’t forget you can watch each and every episode of the Carolina Conversation on YouTube by subscribing to the Field of 68 YouTube channel. 

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    • 41 min
    James Michael McAdoo on his Carolina career, leaving early & playing in Japan

    James Michael McAdoo on his Carolina career, leaving early & playing in Japan

    James Michael McAdoo hops on the Carolina Conversation this week to discuss his UNC Career, pick up game stories, leaving early, his NBA and pro career and what being a Tar Heel means to him. Subscribe NOW wherever you get your podcasts and to the Field of 68 YouTube channel.

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    • 46 min
    Harrison Barnes on his North Carolina career, winning an NBA Title & more

    Harrison Barnes on his North Carolina career, winning an NBA Title & more

    Shammond Williams is joined this week by Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes. The pair dive into his career at UNC, including the pressure of coming as the #1 recruit and deciding when was the best time to go pro. Harrison also reflects on his legacy at Carolina, some of his off-the-court endeavors and what it was like to win a championship with the Golden State Warriors. Subscribe NOW! 

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    • 32 min
    Northwestern AD & Carolina Grad Kevin White

    Northwestern AD & Carolina Grad Kevin White

    Northwestern AD and Tar Heel grad Kevin White joins Shammond on this weeks Carolina Conversation. They discuss his career, what being a Tar Heel means, the Carolina Family and what it’s like working for a Duke like Chris Collins. Subscribe now wherever you get your podcasts and watch the Carolina Conversation on The Field of 68 YouTube channel. 

    Intro music: Cherry Metal by Arthur Vyncke | https://soundcloud.com/arthurvost

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    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
87 Ratings

87 Ratings

Hub_Heel ,

Awesome locker room history

As an UNC grad. I enjoy all the backstories. Thank you for this podcast. One small request. Don't hide the bad times. You and Jawad and Ray avoided the Doherty as coach discussion!

Heels808 ,

Cow Bell

I love the view from behind the curtain. My only complaint, not enough cow bell. Keep on keeping it real. Much love from Hawai’i!!!

Shortdawg75 ,

UNC 4 life

I love listening to former Tarheels B-ball players talk about the current team. Thank you!! Please keep going!!

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