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Sylvia Hatchell hints at return

Updated: March 27, 2014, 3:30 PM ET
Associated Press

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina's Sylvia Hatchell says she could return to coaching while battling leukemia if the Tar Heels reach the Final Four.

Fourth-seeded UNC faces No. 1 seed South Carolina in this weekend's Stanford Regional. If her team advances, Hatchell said Thursday that her doctor has told her that being on the sideline for the national semifinals April 6 in Nashville, Tenn., would be "very doable."

Hatchell, 62, was diagnosed with leukemia this past fall, and associate ...

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