1. UNC Basketball: What's on the Line for Tar Heels vs. Ohio State?

    Ten games into this season, North Carolina still hasn't shown whether it's going to be a good team, a great team or one that struggles all year long...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 15 hours ago 3,880 reads 9 comments

  2. Paige Confident His Shooting Woes Will Soon End

    Here's a sign North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige might have Tar Heels fans hold up to address concerns about him making only 35 percent of his shots from the field this season: Keep calm and just wait for the ACC games to start...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 day ago 49 reads 0 comments

  3. UNC Basketball: 5 Eye-Popping Stats from Tar Heels in 2014-15

    Through 10 games of the 2014-15 season, the numbers reveal a handful of interesting developments for the 7-3 North Carolina Tar Heels...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 day ago 1,988 reads 1 comments

  4. UNC's Marcus Paige: More Than Mr. Second Half

    North Carolina guard Marcus Paige earned a reputation last year for being one of the most clutch 2nd-half performers in college basketball. This year, the Tar Heels star says he wants to show he can be dominant for 40 minutes...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 days ago 460 reads 0 comments

  5. UNC Basketball: Brice Johnson Must Follow Offensive Blueprint Set vs. Kentucky

    With a few more Brice Johnsons on the court, North Carolina might have actually had a shot to knock off top-ranked Kentucky last Saturday...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 days ago 1,079 reads 1 comments

  6. UNC Basketball: 5 Most Important Games Remaining for Tar Heels

    Through mid-December , North Carolina sits with three losses versus out-of-conference opponents. It was predicted that this team would lose as many as four games prior to ACC play...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 days ago 2,240 reads 3 comments

  7. UNC Basketball: Playing Marcus Paige at Point Guard Holding the Tar Heels Back

    Marcus Paige proved last year that when he's getting into space, shooting in rhythm and making things happen, he's one of the best players in the nation...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 6 days ago 6,460 reads 17 comments

  8. North Carolina Basketball: What Beating Kentucky Would Mean

    On Saturday, the North Carolina basketball team will face Kentucky at Rupp Arena. The Wildcats are ranked number one in the country (unanimously), and have dominated every team they have played this year...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  9. UNC Basketball: Ways Tar Heels Must Improve Before Conference Play

    Not everything can be measured in wins and losses. Just because a team wins a ballgame doesn't mean it did everything correctly, and vice versa ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 8 days ago 3,147 reads 8 comments

  10. North Carolina's Marcus Paige Trying to Get His Swagger Back

    Marcus Paige leads North Carolina in scoring and is still unequivocally the guy Roy Williams wants handling the ball if they were in need of a potential game-winning shot...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 108 reads 0 comments

  11. UNC Basketball: 5 Things on Tar Heels' Holiday Wish List

    It has been an up-and-down start to the North Carolina basketball season. With solid, neutral-court wins over UCLA and Florida, UNC showed it can handle good teams...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 10 days ago 4,261 reads 5 comments

  12. Video: UNC-ECU Game Highlights

    View complete game highlights from North Carolina's 108-64 win over the East Carolina Pirates on Sunday in Chapel Hill...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 12 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  13. Johnson Leads No. 12 UNC Past East Carolina 108-64

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Brice Johnson had 19 points and a career-high 17 rebounds to help No. 12 North Carolina beat East Carolina 108-64 on Sunday...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 12 days ago 287 reads 0 comments

  14. North Carolina's Shooting Woes and Their Effect on Marcus Paige

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 14 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  15. Marcus Paige: Not at Fault for Lack of 'Toughness'

    Marcus Paige is not the man responsible for 'toughness issues' at North Carolina. Despite a report by the Charlotte Observer that covered questions asked to Paige in the post game, Paige is not the arbiter of toughness...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 14 days ago 100 reads 0 comments

  16. UNC Basketball: Are the Tar Heels in for Another Roller Coaster of a Season?

    North Carolina fans have been on this ride before. It wasn't fun last time, either. The Tar Heels' 60-55 home loss to Iowa on Wednesday night threw up all sorts of red flags about what kind of team UNC has this season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 15 days ago 6,384 reads 59 comments

  17. UNC Basketball: Trap Games Tar Heels Must Watch Out for in 2014-15

    North Carolina is off to an okay start this season, but it may have already fallen victim to a trap game or two early on. The Butler Bulldogs are not quite what they've been in those national championship seasons...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 15 days ago 533 reads 0 comments

  18. UNC-Iowa Game Carries Special Meaning for Iowa Native Marcus Paige

    Marcus Paige had been to what they call “Late Night in the Phog” – the preseason basketball celebration at Kansas' Phog Allen Field House – and he had spent no shortage of time getting to know Bill Self, the Jayhawks head coach...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 days ago 765 reads 0 comments

  19. UNC Basketball: 5 Early Adjustments Tar Heels Should Consider

    Despite a 5-1 record on the year, the North Carolina Tar Heels have encountered their share of problems early on in 2014-15. The shortcomings are easy to spot thus far...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 17 days ago 8,298 reads 13 comments

  20. UNC Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from 2014 Battle for 4 Atlantis

    The floppy hats and sunscreen have been put away after a week in the tropics, as North Carolina returned Saturday from the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas with some souvenirs as well as its first loss of the season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 18 days ago 5,582 reads 2 comments

  21. UNC Cruises vs. Florida in Consolation Game

    Kennedy Meeks scored 18 points and tied a career high with 13 rebounds, Marcus Paige added 16 points and No. 5 North Carolina built a big early lead and beat No. 18 Florida 75-64 in the fifth-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis on Friday night...

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  22. UNC Basketball: Analyzing Tar Heels' Ups and Downs at Battle 4 Atlantis

    Let’s just assume the North Carolina basketball team enjoyed the tourist attractions at Atlantis a little too much before its loss to Butler Wednesday because the Tar Heels we all expected showed up Thursday against UCLA...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 4,953 reads 6 comments

  23. ACC Basketball: Quick Thoughts from UNC's Win over UCLA

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 21 days ago 112 reads 0 comments

  24. UNC vs. UCLA: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Battle 4 Atlantis 2014 Preview

    Thursday will mark a pivotal matchup for both North Carolina and UCLA. However, the game doesn't have quite the same meaning for both programs...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 22 days ago 8,133 reads 7 comments

  25. Same Old Problems Plaguing New-Look North Carolina After Upset Loss to Butler

    It didn't take long for the Battle 4 Atlantis to produce a shocking upset with No. 5 North Carolina losing by a score of 74-66 to unranked Butler...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 23 days ago 6,234 reads 15 comments