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Badgers Basketball Preview: Sweet 16 vs. North Carolina edition

The Matchup: #1 Wisconsin (33-3) vs. #5 North Carolina (26-9)When: Thursday, March 26; 6:45pm CTWhere: Staples Center (19,079) – Los Angeles, Calif.TV: TBSRadio: Badgers Sports NetworkLast Meeting: UNC won, 60-57 (11/30/11) in Chapel Hill, N.C.All-Time Series: UNC leads, 2-0 North Carolina G Marcus Paige – Jr. (14.1 ppg, 4.5 apg) G/F J.P. Tokoto – Jr. (8.4 ppg, 4.3 apg...
Via Madtown Badgers
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Podcast: Scott King and Joseph Nardone Break Down the Sweet 16

Hello, friends. We have a little bonus for you this week. I, Scott King, have a weekly podcast that I’m a part of called the Bearcats BlogCast. On this edition, I talked with fellow Student Section contributor Joseph Nardone. The topic of conversation was the Sweet 16. Joseph and I run down the entire Sweet 16 slate, offering our insight and predictions for each of the games,...
Via Bloguin Best
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Podcast: Scott King and Joseph Nardone Break Down the Sweet 16

Hello, friends. We have a little bonus for you this week. I, Scott King, have a weekly podcast that I’m a part of called the Bearcats BlogCast. On this edition, I talked with fellow Student Section contributor Joseph Nardone. The topic of conversation was the Sweet 16. Joseph and I run down the entire Sweet 16 slate, offering our insight and predictions for each of the games,...
Via The Student Section
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bearcats BlogCast: Sweet 16 Preview with Joseph Nardone

On this bonus edition of the Bearcats BlogCast, I’m joined by Joseph Nardone to talk Sweet 16 action. Joseph is one of the contributors, along with myself, at the Student Section. Joseph also writes for Rush the Court. I thank him for taking time out to talk to me. This edition was pretty straight forward. Joseph and I run down and predict the Sweet 16. We spend a bit more time...
Via Bearcats Blog
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Harvard embraces challenge of facing North Carolina

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Harvard's Tommy Amaker is more than familiar with North Carolina from his days as a standout player and assistant coach at Duke, although that won't make it any easier going against the Tar Heels in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The 13th-seeded Crimson are in the tourney for the fourth straight season as Ivy League champions and have won their...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Bracket - West Region

Wisconsin is sitting pretty with the #1 seed in the West region, largely thanks to Frank "the tank" Kaminsky. You have to imagine the rest of the West will do their best to take Kaminsky out of Wisconsin's game plan, meaning guys like Sam Dekker and Nigel Hayes will really have to step up for the Badgers. To reach the Final 4, Wisconsin will likely have to beat North Carolina and...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brice Johnson Tackles Duke’s Athletic Director During UVA Game

During North Carolina’s semi-final win over Virginia in the ACC Tournament on Friday, Brice Johnson, who finished with 13 points, took out Kevin White, Duke’s AD going for a loose ball. Brice Johnson's getting ready for football season https://t.co/XePszRnuvR — Diehard Sport (@Diehardsport) March 14, 2015 UNC will head to the ACC Championship game to face […] The post Brice...
Via Diehardsport
13 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC’s Brice Johnson Leaps Into Crowd, Demolishes Duke AD Kevin White

Duke was not even playing North Carolina in the ACC Tournament on Friday night but the two heated rivals shad an unexpected battle. Well, it wasn’t so much a battle but instead a blistering takedown of Duke athletics director Kevin White by UNC’s Brice Johnson. After leaping into the front row behind the basket, Johnson Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: North Carolina's Brice Johnson Throws Down Two-Handed Power Dunk Against Louisville

Brice Johnson and the rest of the North Carolina Tar Heels knew they were going to have a heck of a game on their hands against the Louisville Cardinals. They also knew that it would feel absolutely phenomenal to knock them out of the tournament--which they did with a 70-60 win.Brice Johnson did his best to give the fans in attendance something to cheer about before the game ended...
Via FatManWriting
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Collapse leads to early departure for Louisville

Post from: Such an impressive first half, the University of Louisville racing out to a 10-point lead at one point, hitting 52 percent of its shots, clinging to a five-point lead at the half, a great first impression in the heralded Atlantic Coast Conference basketball tournament. The Cardinals leading by 10 points at one point, North Carolina just trying to keep it close.  Turnovers...
Via Louisville Card Game
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnson helps No. 19 UNC top No. 14 Louisville 70-60 in ACCs

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Brice Johnson scored 18 of his 22 points after halftime to help No. 19 North Carolina outlast No. 14 Louisville 70-60 in Thursday's Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinals.
Via Philly Sports Live
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnson helps No. 19 UNC top No. 14 Louisville 70-60 in ACCs

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Brice Johnson scored 18 of his 22 points after halftime to help No. 19 North Carolina outlast No. 14 Louisville 70-60 in Thursday's Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinals. Marcus Paige added 13 points for the fifth-seeded Tar Heels (23-10), who regrouped from an ugly first half and took control in the final 7 minutes to take the third tough matchup...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 19 North Carolina upsets No. 14 Louisville in ACC tournament

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Brice Johnson scored 18 of his 22 points after halftime to help No. 19 North Carolina outlast No. 14 Louisville 70-60 in Thursday's Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinals. Marcus Paige added 13 points for the fifth-seeded Tar Heels (23-10), who regrouped from an ugly first half and took control in the final 7 minutes to take the third tough matchup...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brice Johnson Threw Down A Rather Forceful 2-Handed Dunk vs. Louisville

North Carolina has perhaps the most athletic team in the ACC, and this week, it’s been on full display. Wednesday, Tar Heels forward J.P Tokoto skied halfway up the backboard to block a Boston College shot by Dimitri Batten. Thursday, it was fellow forward Brice Johnson’s turn. With Louisville leading 37-35 early in the second half, Johnson took the ball coast to coast and finished...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 19 North Carolina beats Boston College 81-63 in ACCs

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Brice Johnson scored 17 points to help No. 19 North Carolina beat Boston College 81-63 on Wednesday in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
Via Philly Sports Live
15 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 19 North Carolina makes easy work of BC in Round 2 of ACC tourney

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- Brice Johnson scored 17 points to help No. 19 North Carolina beat Boston College 81-63 on Wednesday in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Marcus Paige also scored 17 for the fifth-seeded Tar Heels (22-10). North Carolina played without starting forward Kennedy Meeks and had trouble putting away the 12th-seeded Eagles (13-19) for...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 19 North Carolina beats Boston College 81-63 in ACCs

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Brice Johnson scored 17 points to help No. 19 North Carolina beat Boston College 81-63 on Wednesday in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Marcus Paige also scored 17 for the fifth-seeded Tar Heels (22-10). North Carolina played without starting forward Kennedy Meeks and had trouble putting away the 12th-seeded Eagles (13-19) for much...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College-North Carolina Preview

When North Carolina took on Boston College last month, the Tar Heels executed their game plan after coach Roy Williams noticed his squad had a distinct size advantage. Nineteenth-ranked North Carolina may try to replicate that approach in Greensboro on Wednesday when it looks to begin a run toward its first ACC tournament title in seven years with another win over the Eagles. Isaiah...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Brice Johnson Pins Marshall Plumlee’s Shot To The Backboard

Duke and North Carolina are doing battle on ESPN Saturday night, and per usual, the players are leaving it all out on the court. Tar Heels forward Brice Johnson provided us with the first real highlight of the night, pinning Marshall Plumlee’s layup attempt to the backboard midway through the first half. Check it out: Not in that house, Lil' Plumlee. https://t.co/LbSsCjSN0L ...
Via College Spun
19 days ago  |  Discuss

North Carolina-Georgia Tech Preview

Despite its recent struggles, North Carolina is still in the running for a double-bye in the ACC tournament. The 19th-ranked Tar Heels try to inch closer to the league's fourth spot Tuesday night as they go for a sixth consecutive win over Georgia Tech, which is set to close what's been a disappointing regular season. North Carolina (20-9, 10-6) sits in fifth place in the conference...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami’s Tourney Hopes Dwindle As They Fall To UNC

By Austin Sapin For the second straight Saturday, the Miami Hurricanes came up just short. A week after losing by two points in Louisville, the Canes fell 73-64 to North Carolina in one of the last opportunities for a big win to impress the tournament selection committee. When Sheldon McClellan hit a layup with 9:03 left, the Canes tied the game at 50-50, after that though, the...
Via CaneInsider
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Brice Johnson leads No. 15 North Carolina past Miami 73-64

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) Brice Johnson had five dunks and 22 points to help No. 15 North Carolina end a streak of four consecutive losses against Miami with a 73-64 victory Saturday. The 6-foot-9 Johnson repeatedly outmaneuvered the Hurricanes inside and shot 11 for 15. He also had 11 rebounds. North Carolina (20-9, 10-6 Atlantic Coast Conference) reached 20 victories for the 11th...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami falters in second half, falls at home to No. 15 North Carolina

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Brice Johnson had five dunks and 22 points to help No. 15 North Carolina end a streak of four consecutive losses against Miami with a 73-64 victory Saturday. Miami Hurricanes The 6-foot-9 Johnson repeatedly outmaneuvered the Hurricanes inside and shot 11 for 15. He also had 11 rebounds. North Carolina (20-9, 10-6 Atlantic Coast Conference) reached 20 victories...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami falters in second half, falls at home to No. 15 North Carolina

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Brice Johnson had five dunks and 22 points to help No. 15 North Carolina end a streak of four consecutive losses against Miami with a 73-64 victory Saturday. Miami Hurricanes The 6-foot-9 Johnson repeatedly outmaneuvered the Hurricanes inside and shot 11 for 15. He also had 11 rebounds. North Carolina (20-9, 10-6 Atlantic Coast Conference) reached 20 victories...
Via Fox Sports Florida
26 days ago  |  Discuss

NC State-North Carolina Preview

Marcus Paige isn't having the type of season most expected when he was selected as a preseason All-American, but big men Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks have provided steady efforts to help make up for Paige's dropped production. Paige hasn't had much trouble putting up big numbers against N.C. State, though. The 15th-ranked Tar Heels seek their 18th victory in 19 meetings with the...
Via AP on Fox
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss
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