Posted January 26, 2013 on
RALEIGH, N.C. – Despite its leading scorer sidelined early with foul trouble, North Carolina pulled within four points midway through the first half to quiet the PNC Arena crowd, if only for a moment. Then the Tar Heels fell apart.
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Danielle Butts beat the buzzer with a game-winning jump shot to help No. 11 North Carolina hand Miami a rare home loss 64-62 Sunday.
With UNC (19-2, 7-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) trailing 62-60, the Tar Heels' Tierra Ruffin-Pratt stole the ball from Krystal Saunders and hit two free throws after being fouled by Stefanie Yderstrom.
When Suriya Mcguire missed a layup for Miami...
P.J. Hairston came into North Carolina known as a shooter, but in a recent win over Georgia Tech Hairston had a monster jam. Last year Hairston also had two monster slams against Texas and Florida State.
Late in the second half Dexter Strickland came up with a steal and he and Hairston were on a 2 on 1 fast break. Strickland gave the ball up to Hairston, who threw down a monster...
M.J. Stewart, a 2014 athlete from Arlington (Va.) Yorktown, returned to North Carolina on Saturday for the Tar Heels’ first Junior Day.
RALEIGH, N.C. -- After a dominant first half, NC State made just enough plays down the stretch to hold off North Carolina Saturday, earning an 91-83 victory and snapping a 13-game losing streak to the Tar Heels.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - James Michael McAdoo is still learning how to be North Carolina's go-to guy, from facing high expectations as an NBA prospect to overcoming defenses aiming to frustrate him.