Former UNC basketball player Rashad McCants told ESPN's "Outside the Lines" that university tutors wrote his term papers, and he rarely went to class while at UNC.
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McCants told "Outside the Lines" that he could have been academically ineligible to play during the championship season had he not been provided the assistance. Further, he said head basketball coach Roy Williams knew about the "paper-class" system at UNC. The so-called paper classes didn't require students to go to class; rather, students were required to submit only one term paper to receive a grade.

McCants also told "Outside the Lines" that he even made the Dean's List in Spring 2005 despite not attending any of his four classes for which he received straight-A grades. He said advisers and tutors who worked with the basketball program steered him to take the paper classes within the African-American Studies program.
Roy Williams issued the following statement on Friday:
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"With respect to the comments made today, I strongly disagree with what Rashad (McCants) has said. In no way did I know about or do anything close to what he says and I think the players whom I have coached over the years will agree with me. I have spent 63 years on this earth trying to do things the right way and the picture he portrays is not fair to the University or me."
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Is there a more sanctimonious, hypocritical douche on the earth than Roy Williams?
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roy williams is slimey
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Nothing to see here says the ncaa
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