North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
The last of Brice Johnson's five dunks was the most emphatic, and when he landed with his arms outstretched he froze the pose, as if seeking style points.
Benton Moss struck out 10 in 7.0 shutout innings, Trent Thornton posted a pair of five-out saves and No. 11 North Carolina took both games of a doubleheader from Rhode Island, 4-3 and 5-3, Friday at Sparrow Stadium.
University of North Carolina junior guard MARCUS PAIGE was named to the Capital One Academic All-America(r) Division I men's basketball second team for the second consecutive year.
North Carolina State arrived at North Carolina focused more on getting another road win to help its NCAA tournament chances than trying to end its long drought at the Smith Center.
A former women's basketball player at the University of North Carolina has joined in a lawsuit which alleges the school failed to provide athletes a quality education by guiding them toward sham classes.
UNC-Chapel Hill has settled a lawsuit by a former academic adviser who spoke out against lax academic standards for student-athletes.
Family, friends, faculty, former players, students and others gathered at the Dean Smith Center on Sunday to remember former UNC basketball coach Dean Smith.
Jamie Cherry's two free throws with 1.7 seconds left gave No. 17 North Carolina a 66-65 victory at Miami on Sunday.
No. 4 UCLA took a 6-0 lead in the fifth and never relented as the Bruins grabbed a series-clinching 12-4 win over No. 6 North Carolina Sunday at UCF's Jay Bergman Field.
Phil Ford's watch may read 4:18 p.m., but your clock will tell you the time is really 4:08 p.m. Dean Smith's players habitually ran their lives ten minutes ahead of schedule so as to never be late for a team event.
Amid all the tributes to Dean Smith since the coaching legend's death, North Carolina coach Roy Williams and his No. 15 Tar Heels saved possibly the most fitting one for Saturday.
North Carolina honored late Tar Heels coach Dean Smith by running his Four Corners offense to open Saturday's game against Georgia Tech.
North Carolina shot over 60% to throttle the Yellow Jackets at the Smith Center Saturday. Six Tar Heel players ended with double-digit points in the 89-60 win.
Little has gone right for No. 15 North Carolina of late.
The game is scheduled to be played Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, in Atlanta's Georgia Dome. Kickoff time has not yet been set.
Back and forth they went, trading big leads, shots and chances to win both in regulation and overtime.
There are certainly other great match ups and annual series in college basketball. But, there's only one national rivalry. Fortunately for us, it's right up the street.
When he arrived at Illinois in 1975, the first thing Lou Henson did was preach patience.
This is the week we've all been waiting for, a rivalry that has stood the test of both time and conference expansion. That's right, Louisville-Syracuse.
Kentucky is the unanimous No. 1 choice in The Associated Press Top 25 for the third straight week.
A handful of Pittsburgh students handed North Carolina coach Roy Williams a condolence card covered in signatures and a lengthy banner highlighting one of program icon Dean Smith's most famous quotes on Saturday, a way of expressing sympathy and respect following the Hall of Famer's passing a week ago.
Tyler Ramirez and Joe Dudek homered to lead a balanced offensive attack and No. 6 North Carolina opened the 2015 season with a 7-1 win over visiting Seton Hall Friday afternoon at Boshamer Stadium.
Family, friends, former players and coaches gathered Thursday to honor the life of retired North Carolina coach Dean Smith.
When Will Graves was dismissed from the University of North Carolina basketball team in October 2010, he didn't know what was next. Basketball was Graves' whole life.
University of North Carolina senior Desmond Hubert will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL in his right knee, the team announced Thursday.
Dean Smith built a legacy in Chapel Hill that transcends beyond the town and beyond sports. While his wins and his national championships stand-out on paper, his willingness to fight for equality and his respect for those around him are attributes people remember forever.
Across the Triangle, those who bleed Carolina blue were in mourning Monday because of the passing of Dean Smith.
Bill Chamberlain was the second black player that Dean Smith recruited to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and he played for the Tar Heels at a time when he needed the support of a strong coach and a stronger man.