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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

UNC Basketball: Playing Marcus Paige at Point Guard Holding the Tar Heels Back

Marcus Paige proved last year that when he's getting into space, shooting in rhythm and making things happen, he's one of the best players in the nation. But so far this season, when he's had to create on his own, he's been just like...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

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. The hard part is figuring out what tweaks head coach Roy Williams...Show More Summary

How to watch NC State vs. North Carolina: Game guide, TV schedule, streaming, odds

Will the Tar Heels finish with a winning conference record after their poor start? Three of North Carolina's four ACC schools will be bowling this season. Two of them square off Saturday afternoon, when the North Carolina Tar Heels host...Show More Summary

UNC vs. Florida: Score and Twitter Reaction from Battle 4 Atlantis 2014

The fifth-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels knocked off their second Top-25 team in as many games, beating the No. 18 Florida Gators 75-64 to earn fifth place at the 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis. Three games in three days can be exhausting. Both teams entered Friday having played a lot of basketball recently. Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: Analyzing Tar Heels' Ups and Downs at Battle 4 Atlantis

Let’s just assume the North Carolina basketball team enjoyed the tourist attractions at Atlantis a little too much before its loss to Butler Wednesday because the Tar Heels we all expected showed up Thursday against UCLA. I say thatShow More Summary

UNC vs. UCLA: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Battle 4 Atlantis 2014 Preview

Thursday will mark a pivotal matchup for both North Carolina and UCLA. However, the game doesn't have quite the same meaning for both programs. Losses for the Tar Heels and Bruins on Wednesday means the Thanksgiving Day battle in Atlantis is in the consolation round. Show More Summary

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. The final score wasn't indicative of the struggle. Show More Summary

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