NORTH CAROLINA TAR HEELS NEWS

Tar Heels Tidbits: Roy Williams’ milestone win, baseball season begins

Streaking Tar Heels stay red-hot against Louisville, baseball season begins in Tampa, and Roy Williams hits the recruiting trail It seems like a distant memory now, but the North Carolina Tar Heels were on a three-game losing streak not long ago. In the time since, they’ve won five consecutive games and established themselves as one […] Tar Heels Tidbits: Roy Williams’ milestone...
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2 days ago

Carolina Baseball: Tar Heels outlast USF on Sunday to win opening series

North Carolina kicked off its baseball season at South Florida this weekend. It was a tough test, but the Tar Heels came out looking good The baseball season officially began for the North Carolina Tar Heels this weekend. They made the trip to Tampa to play a very good South Florida team. The Tar Heels […] Carolina Baseball: Tar Heels outlast USF on Sunday to win opening series ...
Via Keeping It Heel
2 days ago

WATCH: North Carolina vs Louisville College Basketball Condensed Game 2018

The North Carolina Tar Heels beat the Louisville Cardinals 93-76 in ACC college basketball play.
Via ACC Digital Network
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AP Top 25: Tar Heels are back in the Top 10

The Tar Heels jump back into the Top 10 in the latest Associated Press Top 25 Poll The North Carolina Tar Heels will begin the second-to-last week of Atlantic Coast Conference play ranked as a Top 10 team. On Monday, the latest Associated Press Top 25 Poll was released and UNC climbed the rankings again. […] AP Top 25: Tar Heels are back in the Top 10 - Keeping It Heel - Keeping...
Via Keeping It Heel
2 days ago

Tracking the Tar Heels: Three UNC players to watch on Wednesday

After a disastrous Valentine’s Day date with NC State last Wednesday, SU picked up a season-saving victory over a very tough Miami squad on Saturday which injected life back into its season. While the win over the Canes certainly boosted the Orange’s tournament resume, Boeheim’s bunch is by no means a lock to get into the Big Dance and is squarely on the bubble once again. But don...
Via Orange Fizz
2 days ago

UNC Basketball Recruiting: E.J. Montgomery planning to take official visit

E.J. Montgomery plans on returning to Chapel Hill for an official visit before he makes a decision It was just a week ago that five-star forward E.J. Montgomery took an unofficial visit to North Carolina for the Tar Heels game against Notre Dame. Montgomery visited the Chapel Hill campus and watched the Tar Heels win […] UNC Basketball Recruiting: E.J. Montgomery planning to take...
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2 days ago

DU hires Karlton Creech as athletic director, who’s determined to not mess up Pioneers’ success

Karlton Creech was nearing graduation in 1995 with a North Carolina State political science degree and needed a job — a real one, and not the gig that got him through college working at a golf course in his hometown of Durham. Then a close friend told Creech about an internship opening in the University of North Carolina athletic ticket office. Creech idolized Tar Heel players and...

DU hires Karlton Creech as athletic director, who’s determined to not mess up Pioneers’ success

Karlton Creech was nearing graduation in 1995 with a North Carolina State political science degree and needed a job — a real one, and not the gig that got him through college working at a golf course in his hometown of Durham. Then a close friend told Creech about an internship opening in the University of North Carolina athletic ticket office. Creech idolized Tar Heel players and...
Via The Denver Post
1 day ago

NCAA Tournament: Could UNC end up playing first two rounds in Charlotte?

UNC has put themselves in position to grab a two-seed in the NCAA Tournament What a difference a few weeks makes for a college basketball team. It was just a few weeks back when the North Carolina Tar Heels suffered their third-straight loss, dropping a road game at Clemson. The Tar Heels were sitting at […] NCAA Tournament: Could UNC end up playing first two rounds in Charlotte...
Via Keeping It Heel
1 day ago

UNC Basketball: Kendall Marshall back at UNC?

Former North Carolina point guard back at the Smith Center Just a couple of months since announcing his retirement from the game of basketball, Kendall Marshall is back where it all began; at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Six years since his early and unexpected departure from the school, Marshall has been […] UNC Basketball: Kendall Marshall back at UNC? - Keeping...
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1 day ago

UNC Basetball: 5 freshman that would have started for other programs

These five North Carolina freshman would have cracked the starting lineup at a number of other programs For some college basketball programs, starting lineups consisting primarily of freshman is commonplace. Fans are accustomed to seeing schools like Kentucky and Duke trot three, four or even five freshman out on the court at one time. For others, […] UNC Basetball: 5 freshman that...
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1 day ago

UNC Basketball: 5 freshman that would have started for other programs

These five North Carolina freshman would have cracked the starting lineup at a number of other programs For some college basketball programs, starting lineups consisting primarily of freshman is commonplace. Fans are accustomed to seeing schools like Kentucky and Duke trot three, four or even five freshman out on the court at one time. For others, […] UNC Basketball: 5 freshman that...
Via Keeping It Heel
1 day ago

AP Top 25 Poll: Getting Back

After two more quality wins, the Tar Heels are once again in the top 10. Carolina had another excellent week with a pair of 17-point victories over Notre Dame and on the road against Louisville. The Tar Heels are now riding a five-game winning streak into the final stretch of the season. As has become the norm this year in college basketball, there was a lot of mayhem over the past...
Via Tar Heel Blog
1 day ago

Can Syracuse’s size slow down UNC’s Luke Maye?

North Carolina’s Luke Maye is one of the best players in the Atlantic Coast Conference. He is fourth in the ACC at 18.4 points per game, leads the conference with 294 rebounds, and is the driving force of the Tar Heels. He has explosive potential, scoring 33 points with 17 rebounds against NC State just more than a week ago. Saturday, he dropped 19 points and 13 rebounds in a road...
Via Orange Fizz
1 day ago

WATCH: UNC Men's Basketball: Roy Williams pre-Syracuse Press Conference

Head Coach Roy Williams takes questions from the media as the Tar Heels prepare for a road contest at Syracuse.

WATCH: UNC Men's Basketball: Cam Johnson pre-Syracuse Press Conference

Cameron Johnson takes questions from the media as the Tar Heels prepare for a road contest at Syracuse.

Syracuse aims for upset of No. 10 UNC

If Syracuse wants to upset No. 10 North Carolina and put itself on the "in" side of the NCAA Tournament bubble, the Orange will have to win the battle of the boards against the Tar Heels in their Atlantic Coast Conference matchup Wednesday at the Carrier Dome. Syracuse is 0-4 this season when its opponents grab more rebounds. North Carolina's 11.7 rebounding margin leads the nation.
Via AP on Yahoo
16 hours ago

UNC Basketball: ESPN calls Tar Heels ‘legitimate national title contender’

ESPN names North Carolina one of 12 ‘legitimate national title contenders’ The North Carolina Tar Heels are one of the hottest teams in college basketball, winning five consecutive games, including matchups with Duke, NC State and Louisville. The streaking Tar Heels have yet to lose a game in February following a three-game losing streak to […] UNC Basketball: ESPN calls Tar Heels...
Via Keeping It Heel
16 hours ago

Tar Heels Tidbits 2/21: Diamond Heels lose, UNC on the road and more

The latest on the North Carolina Tar Heels to help you get your day started off right We are approaching the final two weeks of the regular season in the Atlantic Coast Conference, with the North Carolina Tar Heels in good position for a double-bye. The Tar Heels have three games left, including tonight’s road […] Tar Heels Tidbits 2/21: Diamond Heels lose, UNC on the road and more...
Via Keeping It Heel
15 hours ago

UNC Basketball: Brendan Haywood tells awesome Michael Jordan story

Brendan Haywood has an awesome story about Michael Jordan It wasn’t until he reached the NBA when Brendan Haywood was able to play alongside University of North Carolina Tar Heels and Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan. The former UNC standout Haywood was drafted with the 21st overall pick in the 2001 NBA Draft by the […] UNC Basketball: Brendan Haywood tells awesome Michael Jordan...
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23 minutes ago
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