Sports: UNC

Jan. 12, 2015 @ 09:44 PM


No. 15 UNC has next vs. N.C. State, which thumped top-5 Duke.

Jan. 11, 2015 @ 07:45 PM

No. 8 North Carolina tops Georgia Tech 96-81

Heels bounce back from loss at Pittsburgh to handle Georgia Tech

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 08:22 PM

Heels' reserve Desmond Hubert makes his minute count

Roy Williams’ trust in little-used reserve forward Desmond Hubert was a solid investment toward UNC’s 72-71 win against the Cardinals in the Dean E. Smith Center.

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 07:44 PM

PAIGE SCOOPS CARDS: Heels come back from 13 down

Marcus Paige hit a scooping layup with 8.5 seconds left to help No. 18 North Carolina rally to beat No. 5 Louisville 72-71 on Saturday. Paige's layup capped a frantic comeback from 13 down in the final 8½ minutes for the Tar Heels.

Jan. 13, 2015 @ 12:17 AM

Tar Heels wary of Harrell, Louisville

The Tar Heels had success against Louisville last season, but UNC isn't taking Montrezl Harrell and the Cardinals lightly. 

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 09:55 PM

Kiesel leads Pittsburgh women by No. 8 UNC

Brianna Kiesel had 22 points, nine rebounds and five assists to lead Pittsburgh past No. 8 North Carolina 84-59 on Thursday night.

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

UNC seeking leaders beyond Paige

There was a long pause after North Carolina coach Roy Williams was asked to identify a leader on his team other than preseason All-American point guard Marcus Paige.

Jan. 07, 2015 @ 09:53 PM


UNC could use more bursts from freshman Theo Pinson.

Jan. 07, 2015 @ 07:31 AM

Durham's Thorpe transfers, stays in game

T.J. Thorpe, who was a wide receiver and kick returner at North Carolina, is expected to suit up at Virginia.

Jan. 05, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

Thorpe picks Virginia for transfer

T.J. Thorpe used Twitter on Monday to announce that he is transferring to Virginia to complete his eligibilty.

Jan. 06, 2015 @ 12:04 AM

UNC rally falls short against Fighting Irish

North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige got the ball in his hands with 1.6 seconds left in the game and missed a 3-pointer that allowed Notre Dame to leave the Dean E. Smith Center with a 71-70 win Monday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Jan. 04, 2015 @ 08:31 PM

Mavunga scores, passes UNC past N.C. State

Tar Heels dominate ACC opener as Mavunga scores 23, dishes out five assists

Jan. 04, 2015 @ 04:55 PM

Having tamed Clemson, UNC faces No. 14 Notre Dame

Tar Heels opened ACC play with a rout of Clemson on the road. A quick turnaround means a game at home with red-hot Irish tonight

Jan. 04, 2015 @ 01:36 AM

No. 19 UNC handles business at Clemson

UNC freshman Justin Jackson led the Tar Heels with 13 points in his ACC debut.

Jan. 03, 2015 @ 02:48 PM

No. 9 UNC, No. 10 Duke women open ACC at home Sunday

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.