1. UNC Adviser Faces Death Threats After Claiming Ex-Basketball Player...

    A University of North Carolina academic counselor is facing death threats and skepticism from her administration after releasing research showing between 8% and 10% of the school's football and basketball players read below a third-grade level...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 123 reads 0 comments

  2. UNC Basketball: Latest Updates on Tar Heels' Top 2014 Recruits

    It has been a frustrating season for Tar Heel fans. The up-and-down nature of the team is exhausting. It is getting to the point where the great wins are becoming overshadowed by the losses...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 7 months ago 11,589 reads 4 comments

  3. UNC Can't Solve Syracuse Zone and Pressure Mounts Following 57-45 Loss

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. Before his team left for Syracuse on Friday, North Carolina coach Roy Williams spoke of his hope of turning around this season, and he said his desire to lead that turnaround ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 7 months ago 179 reads 0 comments

  4. Death Threats, Denial for Woman Who Showed College Athletes Struggle to Read

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 7 months ago 731 reads 0 comments

  5. Williams, UNC Dispute Willingham Reading Report

    UNC Chapel Hill men's basketball coach Roy Williams and other university officials strongly disputed a report by whistleblower Mary Willingham this week that says more than half of ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  6. UNC Basketball: Tar Heels' 5 Biggest Concerns in ACC Play

    The North Carolina Tar Heels are once again off to a rocky start two games into the ACC schedule. With a visit to the Carrier Dome to face the No. 2 Syracuse Orange slated for Saturday, Roy Williams has his hands full getting UNC back on the right track.

    Rollin Yeatts Written by Rollin Yeatts about 7 months ago 2,978 reads 13 comments

  7. UNC Basketball: The 5 Most Difficult Matchups for Marcus Paige in ACC Play

    Fans knew it would be tough sledding for Marcus Paige once conference play began. After all, for the first two months of the season, he had been North Carolina's only consistent weapon...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 7 months ago 3,623 reads 13 comments

  8. Roy After Miami Loss: “Mentally Worse Than I've Ever Felt as a Coach”

    North Carolina head coach Roy Williams is letting it be known how frustrated he is with how this season has gone for his Tar Heels. UNC dropped its second straight ACC game Wednesday night against Miami (FL) to open league play 0-2...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 7 months ago 280 reads 1 comments

  9. Hurricanes Beat Tar Heels 63-57 for 1st ACC Win

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Rion Brown scored 19 points to help Miami beat North Carolina 63-57 on Wednesday night, giving the Hurricanes their first Atlantic Coast Conference win while dropping the Tar Heels to 0-2 in the league...

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  10. Joel James to Return from 4-Game Absence

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 7 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  11. UNC Basketball: Joel James to Return for Miami Hurricanes

    After missing the last four games with a sprained MCL injury, Joel James is set to return from injury Wednesday night when the North Carolina Tar Heels (10-4; 0-1 ACC) take on the Miami Hurricanes (8-6; 0-2 ACC) in Chapel Hill...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 91 reads 0 comments

  12. UNC Basketball: Keys to Victory Against the Miami Hurricanes

    The North Carolina Tar Heels will look to get their first win in ACC conference play tonight when they take on the Miami Hurricanes. Just as North Carolina fixed previous issues, they developed more issues and areas to improve on as a team...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  13. Hubert Davis Forges New Identity as Coach of UNC JV Team

    Hubert Davis' past and future intersect in a hallway in the depths of the Smith Center about 30 minutes before his first game as a head coach...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 116 reads 0 comments

  14. UNC Basketball: Why J.P. Tokoto Is the Tar Heels' Most Underrated Player

    The North Carolina Tar Heels have been full of surprises this season—both positive and negative. But one good surprise many fail to acknowledge is the impact P.J. Hairston's replacement has made...

    Rollin Yeatts Written by Rollin Yeatts about 7 months ago 4,292 reads 23 comments

  15. UNC Basketball: Is James Michael McAdoo Finally Ready to Break Out?

    North Carolina’s James Michael McAdoo may be one of the most maligned college basketball players in recent history. Just about everyone close to the Carolina program assumed that he would be an instant Tar Heel sensation...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about 7 months ago 5,308 reads 20 comments

  16. UNC Basketball: 5 Eye-Popping Stats from the Tar Heels in 2013-14

    Statistics don't always tell the whole story. They can even be used to deceive. However, reading box scores and stat lines are great ways to complement an understanding of a team's performance...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 7 months ago 4,336 reads 2 comments

  17. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Joel Berry Surpasses 2,000 Career Points

    Class of 2014 North Carolina basketball verbal commit Joel Berry reached a huge milestone in his young yet storied career this past weekend...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 140 reads 0 comments

  18. Tar Heels' Defense Full of Holes

    There's a great detail in the Associated Press recap of San Diego State's 61-57 win over Kansas on Sunday, the Jayhawks' first nonconference home loss in more than seven years and almost certainly the biggest win in SDSU basketball history...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  19. UNC Squanders Second Chances in 73-67 Loss at Wake Forest

    WINSTON-SALEM — During the first half, North Carolina coach Roy Williams counted four turnovers that his team committed simply while it was in the process of dribbling...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 7 months ago 157 reads 0 comments

  20. Video: Brice Johnson Emphatic One-Handed Dunk vs Wake Forest

    North Carolina forward Brice Johnson throws home an emphatic one-handed slam dunk in the first half against Wake Forest Sunday. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 7 months ago 153 reads 0 comments

  21. Isaiah Hicks Slowly Figuring It Out

    Several times throughout the season when North Carolina coach Roy Williams was asked about forward Isaiah Hicks somewhere in his response Williams said he needed to get the 6-foot-8 freshman more playing time...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 230 reads 0 comments

  22. Bold UNC Predictions (and the Alternative)

    North Carolina's play fluctuated during the nonconference schedule enough that it is legitimate to question which version of the Tar Heels will show up during Atlantic Coast Conference play...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 101 reads 0 comments

  23. Joel James Likely to Miss ACC Opener

    North Carolina center Joel James, who has missed three games since suffering a sprained medial collateral ligament against Texas, will likely add another to his total with Sunday's ACC opener at Wake Forest...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 148 reads 0 comments

  24. UNC Basketball: Tar Heels' 5 Keys to Winning the ACC

    The North Carolina Tar Heels enter the ACC schedule ranked No. 19 in the country with a record of 10-3. While that record seems woefully familiar, this UNC squad is in much better shape heading into conference play than the 10-3 'Heels of 2012-13...

    Rollin Yeatts Written by Rollin Yeatts about 7 months ago 4,921 reads 41 comments

  25. UNC Basketball: What Tar Heels' Non-Conference Record Will Mean in March

    The North Carolina Tar Heels have wrapped up their out-of-conference slate of games this season. Their next contest pits them against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons—their first ACC game of the year...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 7 months ago 3,515 reads 2 comments