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UNC's J.P. Tokoto Throws Down over UAB Defender

North Carolina Tar Heels junior J.P. Tokoto might not be the biggest name on the team, but he can still make some very big plays. Going against the UAB Blazers on Saturday, Tokoto cut to the rim and then threw down with authority over an opposing defender with the one-handed slam. [Vine, h/t Twitter] Read more College Basketball news on

Quick Lane Bowl 2014: Game Grades, Analysis for Rutgers vs. North Carolina

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights steamrolled the North Carolina Tar Heels, 40-21, in the 2014 Quick Lane Bowl. Driven by a powerful offensive line, Rutgers racked 340 rushing yards during the impressive victory, which capped the program's first season in the Big Ten at 8-5. Show More Summary

Rutgers vs. UNC: Score and Twitter Reaction for 2014 Quick Lane Bowl

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights capped off a successful debut season in the Big Ten with Friday's 40-21 win over the North Carolina Tar Heels in the 2014 Quick Lane Bowl. In the process, senior quarterback Gary Nova exploited a defense that...Show More Summary

Quick Lane Bowl 2014: Live Score, Highlights for Rutgers vs. North Carolina

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights and the North Carolina Tar Heels will meet Friday afternoon in the 2014 Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. Senior quarterback Gary Nova can finish his Rutgers (7-5, 3-5 Big Ten) tenure on a high note, starting his 41st career outing while searching for bowl victory No. Show More Summary

Quick Lane Bowl 2014: Rutgers vs. North Carolina Viewing Info and Stars to Watch

College football fans are getting a belated Christmas present in the form of the Quick Lane Bowl between Rutgers and North Carolina. Neither team is particularly good, with the Scarlet Knights finishing 7-5 and the Tar Heels coming in at 6-6. Show More Summary

Quick Lane Bowl 2014: Rutgers vs. UNC TV Info, Spread, Injury News, Time, More

The 2014 Quick Lane Bowl could very well turn into the Quick-Don't-Look-Away-From-The-TV Bowl, as both the Rutgers Scarlet Knights and the North Carolina Tar Heels can put points on the board in a hurry. Don't blink. You'll probablyShow More Summary

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. However, it doesn't pay to get too optimistic when considering ACC basketball. Show More Summary

North Carolina Tar Heels Rock 1980 Throwbacks for Matchup with Ohio State

The No. 24 North Carolina Tar Heels wanted to make sure they looked darn good for their showdown with the No. 12 Ohio State Buckeyes. To accomplish this feat, they chose to wear 1980s throwback uniforms, with Jordan Brand kicks. The Tar Heels are wearing 1980s throwback uniforms today with retro Jordan XI’s. Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: What's on the Line for Tar Heels vs. Ohio State?

Ten games into this season, North Carolina still hasn't shown whether it's going to be a good team, a great team or one that struggles all year long. It's actually been all those things, unable to pick an outfit to wear out on the town and instead remains stuck in front of the mirror. So consider Saturday's game against No. Show More Summary

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. Some of the gaudiest figures, either positively—such as Kennedy Meeks ' field-goal percentage — or...Show More Summary

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. No matter how bold that seemed at the time, a current...Show More Summary

Quick Lane Bowl Betting: Rutgers vs. North Carolina Odds, Pick

Rutgers is 6-1-1 against the spread over its last eight bowl appearances; North Carolina is 6-3-1 ATS over its last 10 bowls. Two good recent bowl bets meet when the 7-5 Scarlet Knights and the 6-6 Tar Heels play in the first-ever Quick...Show More Summary

Brice Johnson throws down the baseline alley-oop on Kentucky

North Carolina is doing its best to keep pace with Kentucky early on Saturday morning. Plays like this one from junior forward Brice Johnson will keep the Tar Heels alive.

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. With the North Carolina Tar Heels sitting at 6-2 and having already defeated two ranked foes, it would seem that things are going swimmingly. Show More Summary

North Carolina's Republican incumbents start out with an early but not invincible lead for 2016

Republican Gov.Pat McCrory The Tar Heel State looks like it will be one of the most closely watched states in 2016. Two Republican incumbents, Gov. Pat McCrory and Sen. Richard Burr, will be running for re-election in high profile races. Show More Summary

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. Losses to Butler and Iowa bracketing those wins, though, shows how far Carolina still has to go. Similarly to last season, there are times when this team can look very bad. Show More Summary

Quick Lane Bowl 2014: Preview, Predictions for Rutgers vs. North Carolina

The North Carolina Tar Heels (6-6) will meet the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (7-5) in the 2014 Quick Lane Bowl. It was the inaugural season for Rutgers in the Big Ten, and it started quite well for the Scarlet Knights. Rutgers got off to...Show More Summary

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. That didn't stop them...Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: Are the Tar Heels in for Another Roller Coaster of a Season?

North Carolina fans have been on this ride before. It wasn't fun last time, either. The Tar Heels' 60-55 home loss to Iowa on Wednesday night threw up all sorts of red flags about what kind of team UNC has this season. Paired with the...Show More Summary

North Carolina fans ditch blue for green against Iowa

North Carolina fans attending Wednesday night's Big Ten-ACC Challenge game against Iowa are being given green Tar Heel shirt made out of 85 percent recycled polyester and 15 percent cotton. The result is a Dean Dome that is noticeably...Show More Summary

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