Posted November 19, 2012 on
MAUI, Hawaii - Mississippi State could not match the firepower of ninth-ranked North Carolina in men's basketball action Monday afternoon. The Tar Heels converted 15 3-pointers and led from start to finish in a 95-49 victory in the opening round of the EA Sports Maui Invitational.

Louisville & North Carolina Agree To Play In 2013 Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament

ESPN’s Andy Katz reported over the summer that Louisville and North Carolina were being courted by the Naismith Hall-of-Fame to feature next season’s Hall-of-Fame Tip Off Tournament. That became official this afternoon as ESPN confirmed that both Louisville and North Carolina have agreed to participate in the event. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and has been...

UNC’s P.J. Hairston hits half court shot against Miss State

North Carolina is dominating Mississippi State at half time, 49-17. North Carolina’s P.J. Hairston was the second biggest shot so far from the Maui Invitation:

More Tests in Maui

LAHAINA, Hawaii – No. 11 North Carolina passed its first road test of the 2012-13 season on Friday. Now the Tar Heels will be tasked with the mental and physical drain of playing three games in three days against quality competition in the Maui Invitational.

Intent on Closing Strong

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina learned of its postseason ban in March, nearly six months before the season began. With the final game of the regular season less than a week away, the Tar Heels are looking forward rather than playing the “what if” game.

Solid Start in Maui

LAHAINA, Hawaii – Roy Williams hoped the Maui Invitational would provide a confidence boost for his 11th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels. He got his wish with a strong performance against an overmatched and undermanned Mississippi State squad.
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