Blog: UNC Sports

Dec. 01, 2013 @ 02:17 PM

My AP Top 25 ballot: Florida St. and Ohio St. over Auburn, for now

Florida State and Ohio State are undefeated but have played inferior competition. Auburn has three wins against current top 25 teams but lost at No. 12 LSU.

Nov. 24, 2013 @ 04:25 PM

More on UNC's 10-minute fourth quarter

Here’s ODU coach Bobby Wilder and UNC coach Larry Fedora with their thoughts, and then a few of mine.

Nov. 17, 2013 @ 10:44 AM

My AP Top 25 ballot: Duke makes its first appearance

Duke ran for 358 yards against Miami, finished the game on a 41-13 run and is undefeated (8-0) with QB Anthony Boone.

Nov. 10, 2013 @ 12:26 PM

My AP top 25 ballot: Alabama reclaims top spot

Alabama reclaims the top spot on my poll after a dominant win over LSU, while FSU drops to 2 and Stanford climbs to No. 3.

Nov. 07, 2013 @ 03:24 PM

Roy Williams's thoughts on P.J. Hairston and Leslie McDonald

After UNC announced that leading scorer P.J. Hairston and senior Leslie McDonald will sit out the season opener against Oakland because of “an ongoing compliance issue,” coach Roy Williams spoke with the media.

Nov. 03, 2013 @ 09:09 PM

Positives and negatives from UNC's 27-19 win over N.C. State

Here are some positives and negatives, mostly positives, from UNC’s 27-19 win over N.C. State:

Nov. 03, 2013 @ 09:29 AM

My AP Top 25 ballot: Why FSU is my new No. 1

The blowout at Clemson is the single most impressive win of the season so far. Then FSU followed that up by blowing out another Top 10 team last night.

Oct. 27, 2013 @ 12:49 PM

My AP Top 25 ballot: BYU replaces Virginia Tech

I chose BYU over a group that included Northern Illinois, Oklahoma State, Michigan and Michigan State

Oct. 24, 2013 @ 01:53 PM

BC coach: UNC run game is 'outstanding'

It's my favorite part of the week, when the opposing coach talks up North Carolina like the Tar Heels are a powerhouse instead of a team with the worst record in the ACC.

Oct. 24, 2013 @ 09:49 AM

UNC will still play 'Sylvia Hatchell basketball'

Sylvia Hatchell may not coach North Carolina any time soon as she undergoes treatment for leukemia. But the Tar Heels will still play with her signature up-tempo, aggressive style for as long as she’s out.

Oct. 21, 2013 @ 06:29 PM

Fedora wants win in 'worst way' for Tar Heels

With the hype gone from last week's nationally televised game against Miami, UNC coach Larry Fedora said, "now it boils down to, how bad do you want to win? How bad do you want it? And we're going to find out."

Oct. 21, 2013 @ 04:59 PM

UNC regroups after devastating loss

Oct. 20, 2013 @ 09:13 AM

After 7 of my top 11 teams lost, here's my new AP Top 25 ballot:

The toughest choice was at No. 5 – I put Stanford over undefeated Baylor, Missouri and Miami.