Brice Johnson had 15 of his 17 points after halftime and No. 13 North Carolina shot 55 percent to beat Syracuse 93-83 on Monday night.
Nate Britt added a career-best 17 points and four 3-pointers off the bench for the Tar Heels (17-4, 7-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who pulled away in the final 4 minutes for their sixth straight win. UNC shot 62 percent in the second half and...
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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) Brice Johnson had 15 of his 17 points after halftime and No. 13 North Carolina shot 55 percent to beat Syracuse 93-83 on Monday night.
Nate Britt added a career-best 17 points and four 3-pointers off the bench for the Tar Heels (17-4, 7-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who pulled away in the final 4 minutes for their sixth straight win. UNC shot 62 percent in...
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Brice Johnson had 18 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 15 North Carolina beat Florida State 78-74 on Saturday.
Marcus Paige scored 19 points to lead the Tar Heels (16-4, 6-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who won their fifth straight league game. The Tar Heels led nearly all day, though they struggled to put the game away and ended up doing enough to hang on down the stretch against...
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Brice Johnson had 18 points on 8-for-10 shooting and nine rebounds, and No. 24 North Carolina used its stout defense to hold off No. 12 Ohio State for an 82-74 victory Saturday.
Marcus Paige added 16 points for the Tar Heels (8-3), and Kennedy Meeks finished with eight points, 13 rebounds and two blocked shots. Meeks and Johnson led North Carolina to a 53-40 rebounding advantage...
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December 20, 2014
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...
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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...