UNC Basketball: Roy Williams speaks on Senior Night

University of North Carolina head coach Roy Williams speaks on Senior Night before the Duke game on Saturday Senior Night is always an emotional one in Chapel Hill. Last year we saw seniors Marcus Paige, Brice Johnson and Joel James give heartfelt speeches about their time at the University of North Carolina. But every other […] UNC Basketball: Roy Williams speaks on Senior Night...
Via Keeping It Heel
25 days ago

Tar Heels News 8/19/16: Joel James to play in Japan this season

Associated Press | Aaron Beard: Defensive coordinator Gene Chizik is focusing on improving the Tar Heels defense by getting them to stop the running game. After seeing improvements last year, there is reason to believe this team can do well on both sides of the ball. Keeping It Heel | Zack Pearson: After some time playing with the Indiana Pacers in the Summer League, Joel James...
Via Tar Heel Blog
August 19, 2016

Roy Williams videobombed by Joel James during postgame interview

UNC advanced to the Final Four with a convincing 88-74 win over Notre Dame on Sunday, and fans and players alike were in good spirits after the game. Forward Joel James felt like having some fun after the game, so he stepped into coach Roy Williams’ shot during a postgame interview and videobombed him. James’ videobomb was a bit creepy, as he stepped right between Williams and...
Via The Sports Daily
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joel James photobombs Roy Williams interview

Roy Williams was just trying to celebrate after North Carolina’s win over Notre Dame in the Elite Eight on Sunday and conduct a postgame interview, but one of his players got in the way. Check out what big man Joel James did: Sliding up in your DMs like — Will Brinson (@WillBrinson) March 28, 2016 James only had two points and a rebound in the game...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Watch UNC’s Joel James Creep In And Photobomb Roy Williams’ Post-Game Interview

North Carolina knocked Notre Dame out of the NCAA Tournament Sunday night to earn a trip to the Final Four. While four No. 1 seeds entered the tournament, only one remains.  It didn’t take long after the game was over to see UNC’s playful excitement, when senior forward Joel James hilariously photobombed Roy Williams’ on-court post-game interview. CBS Sports’ Will Brinson...
Via College Spun
March 27, 2016  |  Discuss

UNC’s Joel James had epic reaction to Brice Johnson dunk

North Carolina destroyed Providence last night 85-66 and one of the highlights was (not surprisingly) a dunk by star forward Brice Johnson, and Tar Heels reserve senior forward Joel James had quite the reaction. Check out the video below! Brice Johnson's dunk was great, but wait 'til you see this bench reaction. — CBS Sports (@CBSSports) March 20, 2016...
Via Campus Sports Net
March 20, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: UNC player has hilarious reaction after dunk

UNC started to pull away from Providence in the second half Saturday, and it won’t shock you to hear that the Tar Heels players on the bench loved it. Following a monster slam by Brice Johnson to give his team an eight-point lead, senior forward Joel James had an incredible reaction on the bench. It’s the “he’s eating” gesture – if you are wondering. Brice Johnson...
Via College Spun
March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: North Carolina’s Trio Of Seniors Had A Photo Shoot On The Quad

The North Carolina basketball team is busy preparing for its 2015-16 campaign. And for one group of players, their last shot at a title. After losing a close one to Wisconsin last year in the Sweet 16, seniors Joel James, Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige are ready to lead the Tar Heels on another run. But before things get serious, they took to the quad to have a little fun with a...
Via College Spun
September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: North Carolina Big Man Joel James Joking Around With A Young UNC Fan Is The Cutest Thing You’ll See Today

North Carolina senior big man Joel James is strong. He’s 6-foot-10, 280 pounds, after all.  How strong, exactly?  Strong enough to hold a young Tar Heels’ fan by his ankle and swing him around with ease. The UNC forward did this while working his program’s basketball camp. And it’s hilarious.    Happy Friday!!!! @bigmanjames42 A video posted by Theo Pinson (@tpinsonn...
Via College Spun
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

UNC's Joel James to miss two weeks with knee injury

North Carolina starting center Joel James is expected to miss about two weeks with a right knee injury. James was hurt on the first play of Wednesday's loss to Texas. He went down in a crowd while going for a rebound and left the game. Team spokesman Steve Kirschner said the sophomore suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in his knee. Coach Roy Williams said James would...
Via Associated Press
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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