Challenging UNC women’s schedule includes home game with Louisville

By R.L. Bynum Home games with Duke and against a pair of top 10 teams from a year ago in Louisville and N.C. State highlight North Carolina’s ACC women’s basketball schedule, which was released Wednesday night. The Tar Heels’ league opener in Coach Courtney Banghart’s third season in Chapel Hill is Dec. 19 at Boston …

UNC’s women lose top recruiter but get experienced replacement, won’t need large upcoming classes

By R.L. Bynum After North Carolina’s women’s program brought in consecutive outstanding recruiting classes, the Tar Heels lost an integral part of that success in the offseason. Michigan native Carrie Moore, who was an assistant coach and UNC’s recruiting coordinator, left to take a similar position at Michigan. She spent the previous seven seasons on …

Games in Bahamas and against three Power 5 schools highlight UNC’s women’s schedule

By R.L. Bynum North Carolina’s women’s basketball non-conference schedule will be a lot more fun for the players than last year when the Tar Heels only left the state for ACC games. The best perk this season will bea a trip to Bahamas on Thanksgiving week to play in the Goombay Splash, facing VCU and …

An influx of talent heightens expectations for UNC’s women

By R.L. Bynum There are so many reasons that offseason excitement around the North Carolina women’s basketball program is soaring. It starts with the program-changing, four-player, No. 2-ranked freshman class that includes three McDonald’s All-Americans. Throwing two experienced point guard transfers, five talented returning sophomores (from a class ranked No. 11) and a core of …

Sunday, it’s all UNC on ACC Network: Here’s what you’ll see

By R.L. Bynum Set your DVRs! ACC Network began 15 days of programming highlighting the best moments from the last year for each ACC school on July 2 with “ACC Network School Takeovers.” It’s Carolina’s turn Sunday, and you’ll be able to relive five victories over top-10 teams. In addition to eight Tar Heels victories, …