Although they didn’t get the type of results that they would have hoped for Saturday against Kentucky, North Carolina showed that they have almost as much size/athleticism as the top team in the country. Watch as Brice Johnson throws down after catching an oop during the first-half from Marcus Paige. [Vine]
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Brice Johnson had 19 points and a career-high 17 rebounds to help No. 12 North Carolina beat East Carolina 108-64 on Sunday.
J.P. Tokoto also scored 19 points for the Tar Heels (6-2), who shot a season-best 60 percent from the floor. Kennedy Meeks added 12 points and Nate Britt finished with 10.
Terry Whisnant scored 15 points for East Carolina (4-5), which shot 33 percent from...
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The McDonald’s All-American Game, which was played on April 2, featured three players that are signed to play for the UNC basketball team next season. Joel Berry II, Justin Jackson, and Theo Pinson were all selected to play in the revered game two weeks ago. Berry was on the West team while Jackson and Pinson […]
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North Carolina Basketball: Trap no, biscuits yes!UNC did all they had to do against Wake
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If you were thinking that there could be a let down for UNC after their come from behind win against arch-rival Duke a few days before, head coach Roy Williams‘ squad had one thing to say to...
North Carolina is currently locked in a tight battle with Florida State in a game with very large NCAA implications. The Tar Heels have fought back from an early 14-point deficit behind the offense of Kennedy Meeks and Brice Johnson, along with a bit of helps from the refs – well, at least on one play.
Seminoles sophomore guard Montay Brandon drove the lane early in the second...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- With a little over two seconds remaining, Brice Johnson walked to the free throw line with his team up by three.
The Smith Center crowd fell quiet. And he heard a very distinct voice above the silence shout "BEND YOUR KNEES!"
It was his father.
"I was like, 'Why do I hear him right now?'" Johnson said, shaking his head at the memory. "I was like, 'Okay, I...
Last Wednesday, February 12 marked the date that should be considered a national holiday: the night of the Duke vs. North Carolina basketball game.
It would have been the first time in history that a national holiday was postponed to a later date.
Unfortunately, the game was not played as the Duke men’s basketball team was unable to make it to Chapel Hill due to inclement weather...
The woes continue for the North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team as they suffered their fourth defeat in the last five games, losing to Virginia 76-61 in Charlottesville on Monday night. The Tar Heels are now 1-4 in ACC play, the first time they have been 1-4 in conference play in twelve years. The Tar Heels are tied for last place in the ACC, and any positive expectations...
North Carolina pulled off its third big time win after defeating No. 11 Kentucky, 82-77 on Saturday. During the second half, sophomore PG Marcus Page, who is averaging nearly 19 points and 5 assists per game, found Brice Johnson on a fast break for the huge alley-oop slam late in the second half.
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North Carolina coach Roy Williams is finding reliable production when he goes to his bench even though his team is shorthanded on the perimeter.
Heading into Saturday's game against No. 11 Kentucky, the No. 18 Tar Heels are getting steady scoring and rebounding from reserves Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks. It's been a big reason why the Tar Heels have beaten a pair of top-five...
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December 13, 2013