Associated PressNEW YORK -- North Carolina wrappedup last season by cutting down the nets during a championshipcelebration, and the goal all along has been to do it again this year.
Some highlights of the press conference at Boston College, in which athletic director Gene DeFilippo announced the dismissal of basketball coach Al Skinner:
By Mary Paoletti
Boston College confirmed that it has fired basketball coach Al Skinner. A press conference, originally scheduled for 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, will instead be held at noon.