1. UNC Basketball: The Most Impressive Players in Tar Heels' Postseason so Far

    Though they have only played two tournament games thus far, the North Carolina Tar Heels have gotten some interesting and perhaps even unexpected performances heading through to the Sweet 16...

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  2. UNC Basketball: Biggest Takeaway from Tar Heels' Postseason so Far

    The ACC is pretty darn good . We already knew that though. Kennedy Meeks and Brice Johnson can be dominant on the interior. We knew that as well. Nate Britt and Joel Berry, along with Marcus Paige, can ignite the team to victory...

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  3. UNC Basketball: Expectations for Each Starter in the Round of 64

    The NCAA tournament has already kicked off with the first round pitting a few double-digit seeds against each other for the right to play in the real first round...

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  4. UNC Basketball: Burning Questions for Tar Heels' Postseason

    Thanks to a nice run through the ACC tournament, the North Carolina Tar Heels were given a reasonable seed in the NCAA tournament. A No. 4 seed in the West Region, UNC will be matched up against the Harvard Crimson in its first postseason game...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 12 days ago 2,640 reads 6 comments

  5. UNC Basketball: GoT-Inspired Regular-Season Awards for Tar Heels

    The 2014-15 regular season is over, and the North Carolina Tar Heels are currently in the midst of the ACC tournament. UNC took care of business in round two, defeating Boston College 81-63...

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  6. UNC Basketball: Predictions for Tar Heels in the ACC Tournament

    The Tar Heels' regular season has wrapped, and it is time to prepare for tournament play. Tuesday The ACC tournament kicks off Tuesday with a game between Boston College and Georgia Tech in the early afternoon...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 19 days ago 9,610 reads 24 comments

  7. UNC Basketball: Highs and Lows of Tar Heels' 2014-15 Season

    Every team, no matter how successful or otherwise, goes through both highs and lows during a given year. It's impossible for every step a team takes to be in the same direction...

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  8. UNC Basketball: Teams That Tar Heels Want to Avoid in the NCAA Tournament

    As a team struggling for consistency and balance as the regular season lurches to a close, the North Carolina Tar Heels are in no position to be choosy when it comes to pending NCAA tournament opponents...

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  9. UNC Basketball: Biggest Takeaway from Tar Heels' Season So Far

    Whether this sounds beyond obvious or not, the biggest takeaway from the North Carolina Tar Heels' season has been the fact that it is quite hard to win games without good shooting...

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  10. UNC Basketball: Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Rest of Tar Heels' Season

    Things have been choppy recently for the North Carolina Tar Heels. Prior to cruising to a win at home over Georgia Tech, the Heels had lost four of their past five ballgames. The final stretch isn't impossible but doesn't do UNC any favors either...

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  11. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Players Who Should Be on Tar Heels' Wish List

    Class of 2015 Right now, North Carolina's 2015 recruiting class is one man deep, per ESPN.com . That man is smooth-shooting power forward Luke Maye. He brings an element to UNC's frontcourt that it hasn't had in a long while...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 12,462 reads 40 comments

  12. UNC Basketball: Top Storylines to Follow in Final Weeks of Regular Season

    March is just around the corner. With a smattering of games remaining on North Carolina's regular-season schedule, here are the top storylines to follow in the season's final weeks...

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  13. UNC Basketball: Stock Watch for Tar Heels' Top Players

    A lot has changed for North Carolina since last season. New players have entered the fray; new contributors have emerged...

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  14. UNC Basketball: Biggest Thing We've Learned About Tar Heels in 2014-15

    At the beginning of the year, much was expected of North Carolina. The Tar Heels were ranked sixth in the preseason's AP poll . Midway through February, results have been pretty consistent as UNC currently ranks 12th in the nation...

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  15. UNC Basketball: Ranking the Biggest Games Left on Tar Heels' Schedule

    North Carolina has reached the home stretch of the 2014-15 season. Eight games remain, and just two are against an opponent currently ranked in the Top 25 (Duke and Duke!)...

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  16. UNC Basketball: Tar Heels' Keys to a Strong Regular-Season Finish

    With just two months remaining in the regular season , North Carolina still has a lot of work to do. Things have tailed off here recently as the competition has picked up...

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  17. 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...

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  18. 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 2 months ago 5,347 reads 5 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 16,188 reads 10 comments

  20. 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...

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  21. 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 2 months ago 5,570 reads 5 comments

  22. 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...

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  23. 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...

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  24. 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 3 months ago 1,589 reads 4 comments

  25. 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 3 months ago 5,308 reads 7 comments