The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2015-16 season. The Sentinel staff takes a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No. 1 team.
The start of college basketball season is still three months away, but North Carolina fans can't wait for the year to begin. After an encouraging finish to the 2014-15 season, which featured a narrow loss to Wisconsin in the Sweet 16, the Tar Heels have a lot of confidence going into 2015-16. Show More Summary
College basketball season is still more than three months away, but this has already been quite an eventful offseason for North Carolina. Since losing to Wisconsin in the Sweet 16, Tar Heels fans have only been focused on the future....Show More Summary
North Carolina head coach Roy Williams sent a letter to a lifelong Tar Heel fan suffering from illness.
According to Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer, Tyler Hansbrough is making his way back to North Carolina: A star for the University of North Carolina from 2005-09, where he helped the Tar Heels win an NCAA championship in 2009,...Show More Summary
North Carolina basketball has its sights on signing some of the best recruits in the 2016 class. The problem is each top prospect has plenty of other suitors around the nation. While the Tar Heels have a lot of different pitches available...Show More Summary
North Carolina senior big man Joel James is strong. He’s 6-foot-10, 280 pounds, after all. How strong, exactly? Strong enough to hold a young Tar Heels’ fan by his ankle and swing him around with ease. The UNC forward did this while working his program’s basketball camp. Show More Summary
Jayson Tatum, a top recruit for the class of 2016, was expected to commit to the Duke Blue Devils sometime on Monday morning. That news got out and one North Carolina Tar Heel was not very happy about it. College Spun shared the tweet...Show More Summary
Twitter/@The_SKJ North Carolina will enter the 2015-16 with one of the top teams in college basketball, but on the heels of the school’s recent academic scandal, NCAA penalties loom large for the Tar Heels. However, head coach Roy Williams doesn’t seem too concerned, at least not when he’s out recruiting blue chip players to come to Chapel Hill. Show More Summary
For a college basketball team to win a championship, it will take a lot more than just the five starters. Fortunately for North Carolina, the squad is deep enough to handle any situation. Not only do the Tar Heels return at least four...Show More Summary
North Carolina is projected to have an elite team next season, but a few key players will try to stand out from the pack. A year after the media named zero Tar Heels as first- or second-team All-ACC, the squad now has a number of players who can accomplish this feat during the 2015-16 season. Show More Summary
In a victory for pro-life advocates, the Supreme Court today reversed a lower court decision striking down Choose Life license plates in North Carolina. Legislators in the Tar Heel State had petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit that barred the state from […]
The only way to sustain success in college basketball is through recruiting. North Carolina might have a talented roster going into the 2015-16 season, but it needs to keep adding top players to contend for more titles in the future. While...Show More Summary
The Tar Heels and Roy Williams agreed to a two-year contract extension on Friday. The post North Carolina Gives Roy Williams Contract Extension Through 2020 appeared first on SLAMonline.
With all of its history, the North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team will always be in the running to sign the top high school basketball players in the nation. The question is whether the program can actually land the biggest...Show More Summary
Hawaii men's basketball excited to host perennial powerhouse North Carolina in 2016
We don’t know what the NCAA is going to do to the athletic programs at North Carolina after its investigation uncovered a number of fairly serious violations involving academic misconduct. But here’s what we do know: Tar Heels men’s basketball coach Roy Williams was not singled out by the NCAA for any sort of malfeasance. […]
North Carolina is expected to be one of the top contenders for a basketball national championship next season, but it will need some major improvements from a number of key players in order to pull off this feat. The squad returns almost every key member of last year's rotation with the exception of J.P. Show More Summary
Jenny Surane (Photo courtesy of Jenny Surane) Jenny Surane recently wrapped up a year-long stint as editor-in-chief of The Daily Tar Heel student newspaper at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The million-dollar mediaShow More Summary
Graphic by Deposit Photo On the surface, this lede hardly is memorable: “North Carolina grabbed the lead in the top of the 10th inning as a wild pitch by Clark Labitan allowed Colin Moran to score the go-ahead run. The Tar Heels held...Show More Summary