Sports: UNC

Mar. 22, 2015 @ 01:12 AM

NCAA MEN: Tar Heels top Arkansas, advance to Sweet 16

No. 4 seed North Carolina comes on strong in second half, puts away No. 5 seed Arkansas 87-78 in Jacksonville, Fla.

Mar. 21, 2015 @ 03:15 PM

Disciplined Coleman makes it to the Big Dance

Walk-on Justin Coleman is among the Tar Heels trying to advance in the NCAA Tournament.

Mar. 21, 2015 @ 04:20 PM

NCAA WOMEN: Mama Bear's back and so are the Heels

For the first time in 725 days, the mama bear of the fourth-seeded North Carolina women’s basketball team was back on the sideline coaching in the NCAA Tournament. After missing last season to battle leukemia, coach Sylvia Hatchell returned to the NCAA Tournament with a 71-65 win against No. 13 seed Liberty Saturday.

Mar. 21, 2015 @ 09:35 AM

Meeks can't play meekly against Arkansas

UNC coach Roy Williams needs more from Kennedy Meeks than fallaway jumpers.

Mar. 20, 2015 @ 06:04 PM

UNC wary of Liberty’s height

Tall Flames frontline confronts Tar Heels in NCAA Tournament

Mar. 20, 2015 @ 12:31 AM

UNC escapes Crimson

It's hard to say the Tar Heels beat Harvard Thursday night in Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. They got past the Crimson 67-65 when Harvard guard Wesley Saunders, who'd been warm all night, missed a 3-pointer that would have given his team the lead with three ticks on the clock.


Mar. 19, 2015 @ 03:38 PM

Who's that in ESPN broadcast booth? Loads of ex-Blue Devils

All of a sudden this season, former players from a certain school seem to be analyzing nearly every big college basketball game. Jay Bilas ascended to the top commentating team at ESPN. Grant Hill was picked to do the Final Four. Jay Williams joined Bilas on the hoops version of "GameDay," Shane Battier was hired for the "Big Monday" ACC slot, and Jim Spanarkel was promoted to announce the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 10:05 AM

Write 'Kentucky' in pencil on NCAA bracket?

North Carolina coach Roy Williams said Kentucky is very good but not guaranteed to win the NCAA Tournament.

Mar. 18, 2015 @ 08:05 PM

WHILE YOU'RE WATCHING: Keys to Harvard vs. North Carolina

Plus an injury update on UNC freshman Theo Pinson

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 04:44 PM

Next chapter for Harvard is healthy Paige

Harvard will be on guard for Paige's aggressive play

Mar. 18, 2015 @ 03:04 PM

Harvard aims to match UNC's talent with experience

What Harvard lacks in talent is assisted by senior leadership.

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 10:21 PM

Intense UNC DBs fired up to improve

Lawrence, Heels ready to unleash fury

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 07:47 PM

Tar Heels aim to clean up miscues for NCAA Tournament

Tokoto giveth, taketh for UNC

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 07:44 PM

Tar Heels' Tokoto takes turnovers into tournament

UNC goes against Harvard in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday in Jacksonville, Florida.

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 09:44 PM

Tar Heels happy to be at home

UNC achieves goal of hosting NCAA Tournament games and will face Liberty in the first round.