1. UNC Basketball: Under-the-Radar Threats to Tar Heels in 2014-15 ACC Season

    UNC basketball has enough to worry about if it focuses only on the top of the ACC , where the likes of Duke, Virginia and newly arrived Louisville will all be battling the Tar Heels for supremacy...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 4 hours ago 230 reads 0 comments

  2. NCAA: North Carolina's Experience Leads the Way

    In the weeks and months leading up to the start of practices in October, we'll take a look at some of the biggest teams, players and stories for the 2014-15 NCAA college basketball season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 156 reads 0 comments

  3. UNC's Plans to Renovate or Replace Smith Center 'On the Back Burner'

    North Carolina still has interest in renovating the Smith Center or building a new arena to replace it, but those plans “have been pretty much on the back burner for 12 months,” ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 194 reads 0 comments

  4. UNC Basketball: What We Learned from Tar Heels' 2014 Bahamas Exhibition Trip

    North Carolina's weekend trip to the Bahamas featured sightseeing, ice bucket challenges and water slides. Oh, and a pair of basketball games that provided two very different results...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 days ago 11,162 reads 3 comments

  5. UNC coach Roy Williams, staff, take part in ice bucket challenge

    North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams and his staff took part in the ice bucket challenge on Saturday in the Bahamas, where the Tar Heels played a couple of exhibition games...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 days ago 157 reads 0 comments

  6. Heels bounce back for exhibition win

    North Carolina pummeled the Bahamas All-Stars 109-52 on Saturday, concluding its participation in the Summer of Thunder tournament in Nassau, Bahamas.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  7. UNC Basketball: 3 Ways Theo Pinson Will Make a Big Impact on the '14-15 Heels

    North Carolina may be the deepest college basketball team in the 2014-15 season. People in Lexington, Kentucky may take issue with that statement...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about 4 days ago 5,942 reads 21 comments

  8. Tar Heels Lose 1st Game in Bahamas

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  9. Things to Watch as UNC Travels to Bahamas for Exhibition Games

    North Carolina will play real games in the Bahamas in late November when it travels there for the Battle 4 Atlantis – a loaded tournament that includes the likes of Wisconsin and Florida, among others...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  10. UNC Basketball: Battle 4 Atlantis Draw Heightens Pressure on Tar Heels

    The good news for UNC basketball is that the Tar Heels are one of three teams in the Battle 4 Atlantis field that can expect to bring lofty rankings into the November tourney. The bad news is that three is an odd number...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 7 days ago 5,552 reads 12 comments

  11. Marcus Paige in Spotlight as UNC Begins Tour of the Bahamas

    The 2014-15 openers won't begin for another three months, but it's already basketball season in the Bahamas. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 7 days ago 655 reads 0 comments

  12. UNC Basketball: Expectations and Goals for 2014 Preseason Bahamas Trip

    There will be no live broadcasts on a major sports channel, no fancy, special uniforms and certainly not much fanfare outside of local circles...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 days ago 7,939 reads 4 comments

  13. UNC, Duke to Play Five Games on Big Monday

    North Carolina and Duke will play on ESPN's “Big Monday” a combined five times during the upcoming college basketball season, the ACC announced Monday...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 days ago 800 reads 0 comments

  14. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Sales Pitches for Top 2015 Targets

    UNC basketball recruiting focuses on such ultra-elite prospects that even the winning tradition of Michael Jordan’s alma mater isn’t enough to seal the deal...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 13 days ago 12,438 reads 12 comments

  15. UNC Basketball: Why Half-Court Offense Is Tar Heels' Key to Success in 2014-15

    From the moment Roy Williams took over as head coach, UNC basketball has featured one of the best fast-break offenses in college hoops. Next year’s Tar Heels will be no exception...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 14 days ago 1,412 reads 1 comments

  16. UNC Basketball: 3 Reasons the '14-15 Tar Heels Are Primed for a Championship Run

    North Carolina is one of a few college basketball programs that we expect to make a serious championship run every few years. No one is shocked when Tar Heel teams make a trip to the Final Four...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about 15 days ago 18,783 reads 36 comments

  17. UNC Basketball: How Marcus Paige Stacks Up vs. 2014-15 Wooden Award Candidates

    UNC basketball has one of the country’s most exciting returning players in point guard Marcus Paige. The rising junior floor general is coming off of a brilliant 2013-14 campaign in which he averaged 17...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 21 days ago 3,817 reads 2 comments

  18. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Best-Case Scenario for Tar Heels' 2014 Class

    North Carolina's roster is getting a big boost of young talent for the 2014-15 season with the addition of three highly rated prospects Roy Williams and his staff were able to sign on the recruiting trail...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 24 days ago 14,776 reads 13 comments

  19. Jackson Simmons Seeking Strong Finish

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Jackson Simmons's senior season at North Carolina has finally arrived and he's intent on providing even more contributions on his way out...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 24 days ago 746 reads 1 comments

  20. Post-Weight Loss Kennedy Meeks Throws Down Windmill (VIDEO)

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 26 days ago 2,764 reads 1 comments

  21. Instagram: UNC's Sleek Meeks

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  22. Zac Selmon Hired as Associate Athletic Director

    CHAPEL HILL - Zac Selmon, associate director of athletics development at the University of Oklahoma, is joining the University of North Carolina staff as Associate A.D. and Special Assistant to Director of Athletics Bubba Cunningham...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 27 days ago 428 reads 0 comments

  23. UNC Basketball: Grading Tar Heels' Targets at 2014 Nike Peach Jam

    UNC basketball lives by its recruiting prowess, and that means keeping a close eye on events such as the 2014 Nike Peach Jam...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 28 days ago 8,271 reads 0 comments

  24. Freshmen Bring Toughness to Tar Heels

    North Carolina Tar Heels junior J.P. Tokoto, whose effortless athleticism in the open court has often drawn comparisons to Vince Carter, eyed freshman Joel Berry, the only defender separating him from the rim on a fast break...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 28 days ago 882 reads 0 comments

  25. UNC Basketball: What Kennedy Meeks Must Do to Be 2015 ACC Most Improved Player

    North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks had a solid first year playing center for Roy Williams' Tar Heels. He started half of UNC's 34 games, averaging 7.6 PPG and 6.1 RPG while logging only 16...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about 29 days ago 5,683 reads 12 comments