North Carolina and Wake Forest took the plunge on Monday, announcing they will play two football games against each other that will be considered non-conference games.
Jerian Grant got No. 8 Notre Dame back into the game with his scoring. He won it with his defense.
Tar Heels erase double-digit deficits in first and second halves to top rivals
The most prolific rivalry in ACC women’s basketball history will take place for the 100th time tonight when No. 12 North Carolina visits N.C. State.
Trevor Lacey scored 17 points, including five in the final 1:22, and Ralston Turner finished with 15 as NC State held off a Florida State second-half rally to escape with a 72-63 victory Saturday.
North Carolina sophomore forward Isaiah Hicks came off the bench against N.C. State on Wednesday and didn’t miss a shot from the field (4 for 4) in the first half. Hicks and UNC point guard Marcus Paige each had eight points as the Tar Heels grabbed a 32-26 halftime lead en route to an 81-79 win.
Austin Rivers has joined the Los Angeles Clippers to play for Doc Rivers in the first father-son, player-coach combination in NBA history.
UNC eked out a win against N.C. State Wednesday night.
N.C. State shoots its way to resounding upset for Blue Devils
Tar Heels dominate ACC opener as Mavunga scores 23, dishes out five assists
N.C. State's top players showed up, its big men rebounded and blocked shots, and the entire team played with more energy and intensity. Ralston Turner scored 16 points to break out of a slump and help N.C. State beat Pittsburgh 68-50 on Saturday, giving the Wolfpack at 2-0 league start days after an ugly home loss to Cincinnati.
No. 9 North Carolina (13-1) hosts N.C. State (9-4) in the Atlantic Coast Conference women’s basketball opener for both teams at Carmichael Arena Sunday, Jan. 4 (3 p.m, Fox Sports Carolinas). Meanwhile, No. 10 Duke (9-4) hosts Wake Forest (9-5) at 2 p.m. in another ACC women’s opener.
Gottfried apologizes to Wolfpack fans for team's poor play in nonconference loss
Wolfpack build big lead, hold on to top Central Florida
Trevor Lacey scored 13 of his 20 points in the second half and North Carolina State rallied from 18 down to beat Louisiana Tech 73-65 on Tuesday night.