Sports: UNC

Feb. 09, 2015 @ 02:59 AM

Dean Edwards Smith: 1931 - 2015

Legendary North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith passed away Saturday night at his home in Chapel Hill at the age of 83. 

Feb. 07, 2015 @ 08:20 PM

Hicks gets start, 21 points as UNC tops Boston College 79-68

The North Carolina mystique isn’t what is was. Even not-so-good teams like Boston College don’t quake in their sneakers when the Tar Heels show up. So UNC had to earn one up here, escaping Silvio O. Conte Forum — and hopefully the snow threatening the Boston area — with a 79-68 Atlantic Coast Conference win over the Eagles on Saturday.

Feb. 06, 2015 @ 04:51 PM

UNC searching for more than a win at Boston College

UNC has lost two straight in ACC play and wants to make a statement at Boston College. 

Feb. 05, 2015 @ 09:54 PM

No. 25 Orange hold off No. 13 North Carolina

Mavunga's double-double not enough as UNC suffers ACC road loss

Feb. 06, 2015 @ 05:54 AM

Disch latest casualty of UNC's poor defense

Disch follows Koenning and West as UNC defensive assistants losing jobs

Feb. 04, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

Defense the signature for new Tar Heels

UNC coach Larry Fedora said rival coaches on the recruiting trail used the school's scandals as ammunition.

Feb. 03, 2015 @ 01:28 AM

Brogdon leads Cavs by UNC

It was nip-and-tuck basketball most of the night in the Dean E. Smith Center on Monday.

Feb. 01, 2015 @ 06:27 PM

Post play helps rally UNC past Eagles

N'Dea Bryant and Stephanie Mavunga had big nights to help UNC get past Boston College. 

Feb. 01, 2015 @ 05:22 PM

Pitino likes "Big East Southern style"

In first year in the ACC, Hall of Famer likens every night to an NCAA Tournament game

Feb. 01, 2015 @ 05:18 PM

UNC must move past loss to face Virginia

Tar Heels will need bettter rebounding effort than they showed at Louisville if they are to hand No.2 Virginia its second consecutive loss

Jan. 31, 2015 @ 09:50 PM

STACKED DECK: Cards storm back, rush past UNC in OT

Louisville roared back from an 18-point deficit for force overtime at the Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky ... The Cardinals pulled away from UNC in the extra period, dealing the Tar Heels a 78-68 loss.

Feb. 01, 2015 @ 07:54 AM

For Williams, Coach K is a grand, respected rival

From his days as a UNC assistant to the 1991 NCAA final with Kansas to today as UNC's head coach, Roy Williams has battled Krzyzewski every step of the way

Jan. 30, 2015 @ 09:49 PM

UNC focuses on strong interior play against Louisville

With backcourt banged up, Tar Heels will work to keep Harrell in check as they seek sweep of Cardinals

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 05:39 PM

UNC kicks off 2015 season with South Carolina

North Carolina has seven games at Kenan Stadium in 2015.

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 07:43 AM

McCants, Ramsay make first public statement since filing lawsuit

Former UNC women's basketball player Rashanda McCants and football player Devon Ramsay made their first public statement since filing a lawsuit against UNC last week.