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Hatchell back home after cancer treatments

Posted November 7, 2013

North Carolina women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell is back home recovering from cancer treatments.

Hatchell has been hospitalized at the Lineberger Cancer center for the past several weeks after being diagnosed with leukemia.

Coach Hatchell tweeted Thursday, "there's no place like home" and she thanked the folks at the hospital.

In October, Hatchell announced she would temporarily take time away from her coaching duties.

Associate head coach Andrew Calder is directing the team during Hatchell’s absence.



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  • wjuliang Nov 8, 2013

    Great news! Thoughts!

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