1. UNC Basketball: Each Tar Heels Starter's Biggest Area of Improvement in 2014-15

    It can often be tricky to lump together an entire unit of a team into categories. At any one time, players are at different points in their careers or having different levels of success in a given season...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 18 hours ago 1,128 reads 1 comments

  2. UNC Basketball: 5 Burning Questions for Remainder of Tar Heels' Season

    With North Carolina's win Monday night over Syracuse , the Tar Heels are 17-4 overall and 7-1 in the ACC . Carolina has won six straight games and 11 of the last 12 . Things are looking up, but now is not the time to grow stagnant...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 days ago 4,816 reads 5 comments

  3. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Latest Updates on Tar Heels' Top 2015 Targets

    As the current season builds up to its nexus point, it's never too early to glance ahead at the next crop of stars entering collegiate hoops. Thus far for 2015, just one player has committed to North Carolina...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 8 days ago 10,139 reads 9 comments

  4. UNC Basketball: Biggest Lessons Learned in ACC Play so Far

    With a 4-1 conference record, the North Carolina Tar Heels are in the mix near the top of the ACC. The team's lone conference loss came in a nail-biter versus Notre Dame...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 10 days ago 3,661 reads 2 comments

  5. UNC Basketball: Each Tar Heels Starter's Most Impressive Stat

    The numbers for North Carolina this season have been pretty extraordinary on both ends of the spectrum. Being elite in offensive rebounding is balanced out by an inability to rebound ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 15 days ago 5,348 reads 5 comments

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

    It has been a wacky and wild opening to North Carolina's ACC season . An overwhelming performance against Clemson was followed by a last-second loss to Notre Dame, which itself was followed by a last-second win over the Louisville Cardinals...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 17 days ago 3,330 reads 3 comments

  7. UNC Basketball: Biggest Question for Each Tar Heels Starter in 2015

    North Carolina has been one of the deeper teams in the conference this season. Coach Roy Williams has used at least 11 players in every game this season...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 22 days ago 3,749 reads 8 comments

  8. UNC Basketball: 5 Things Tar Heels Must Prove in Conference Play

    It has been a wild and crazy start to North Carolina's conference season. A rout over Clemson was followed by a shootout, last-second loss to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Monday night...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 24 days ago 1,575 reads 4 comments

  9. UNC Basketball: 5 New Year's Resolutions for Tar Heels

    New Year's resolutions are more readily broken than Elijah Price . Now is not the time for North Carolina basketball to be flippant with its plans for 2015, though. Hopes are high, as expectations become more aggressive every season at Chapel Hill...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 29 days ago 5,296 reads 7 comments

  10. UNC Basketball: Tar Heels' 5 Biggest Conference Games

    A few weeks ago, Bleacher Report took a look at North Carolina's most important remaining games . It was during the sweet spot of nonconference play wrapping up, but at least one more big game remained against a non-ACC foe...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 1,578 reads 0 comments

  11. UNC Basketball: Biggest Lessons Learned During Nonconference Games

    Next Tuesday it is, the final nonconference game of North Carolina's season. After the new year passes, it will be strictly ACC opponents until the postseason. With an 8-3 record, the nonconference slate for Carolina was mostly successful...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 3,127 reads 0 comments

  12. UNC Basketball: Tar Heels' Biggest Concerns Ahead of Conference Play

    North Carolina played a superb game against the 2-3 zone of the Ohio State Buckeyes in its last contest. With just two more games remaining before the new year and the start of ACC matchups, UNC is on a high note...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 2,520 reads 3 comments

  13. UNC Basketball: 5 Eye-Popping Stats from Tar Heels in 2014-15

    Through 10 games of the 2014-15 season, the numbers reveal a handful of interesting developments for the 7-3 North Carolina Tar Heels...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 3,401 reads 1 comments

  14. UNC Basketball: 5 Most Important Games Remaining for Tar Heels

    Through mid-December , North Carolina sits with three losses versus out-of-conference opponents. It was predicted that this team would lose as many as four games prior to ACC play...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 2,576 reads 3 comments

  15. UNC Basketball: Ways Tar Heels Must Improve Before Conference Play

    Not everything can be measured in wins and losses. Just because a team wins a ballgame doesn't mean it did everything correctly, and vice versa ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 3,251 reads 8 comments

  16. UNC Basketball: 5 Things on Tar Heels' Holiday Wish List

    It has been an up-and-down start to the North Carolina basketball season. With solid, neutral-court wins over UCLA and Florida, UNC showed it can handle good teams...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 4,344 reads 5 comments

  17. UNC Basketball: Trap Games Tar Heels Must Watch Out for in 2014-15

    North Carolina is off to an okay start this season, but it may have already fallen victim to a trap game or two early on. The Butler Bulldogs are not quite what they've been in those national championship seasons...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 554 reads 0 comments

  18. UNC Basketball: 5 Early Adjustments Tar Heels Should Consider

    Despite a 5-1 record on the year, the North Carolina Tar Heels have encountered their share of problems early on in 2014-15. The shortcomings are easy to spot thus far...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 8,557 reads 13 comments

  19. UNC Basketball: Early Concerns for Tar Heels in 2014-15

    In the opening game of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament, everything Tar Heels fans worry about—read: everything that went so horribly last year—reared its ugly head in the game against Butler...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 2,300 reads 3 comments

  20. UNC Basketball: Super-Early Grades for Tar Heels Starters

    North Carolina has gotten off to a nice start in the 2014-15 season. With a 3-0 record and a 26-point average margin of victory, things are going according to plan heading into the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament this week...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 4,821 reads 7 comments

  21. UNC Basketball: 1 Prediction for Each Tar Heels Starter in 2014-15

    Despite using two different lineups in the two games thus far in 2014-15, North Carolina has settled on a four-forward lineup to begin matches. Marcus Paige is the lone guard that will start for UNC...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 3,941 reads 4 comments

  22. UNC Basketball: 5 Takeaways from Tar Heels' Opening Games

    Through two games, North Carolina is 2-0 as expected. Early-season contests against the likes of North Carolina Central and Robert Morris are not supposed to pose threats to Carolina's record...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 7,001 reads 4 comments

  23. UNC Basketball: Biggest Storylines to Watch for Tar Heels in 2014-15

    North Carolina tips off the 2014-15 season this Friday against North Carolina Central. With a new season, there are always a number of pressing matters and storylines that develop...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 2,000 reads 8 comments

  24. UNC Basketball: 5 Reasons for Tar Heels Fans to Be Optimistic in 2014-15

    The countdown to the first game is underway. Less than a week remains between now and North Carolina's season-opener for 2014-15. Any new year is reason enough for a fanbase to be optimistic...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 3,594 reads 5 comments

  25. UNC Basketball: 5 Bold Predictions for Tar Heels' 2014-15 Season

    Anyone can make a prediction based on logic and factual data. Who would want to read that, though? Where is the entertainment in reading that North Carolina will hit more free throws ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 7,291 reads 25 comments