Tar Heels in NBA: White hits 2 clutch 3s late in best game of season; Kessler blocks 5 shots

In his second game back after missing eight games with a left quad contusion, Coby White had his best game of the season. He hit two huge late shots and showed nice hustle diving for loose balls. In 25 minutes, White scored 14 points and four 3-pointers, putting up a season-high 13.6 game score in Chicago’s 118–113 road win Wednesday over the Milwaukee Bucks.More

How to watch, listen to UNC football, basketball on busy week with conflicts

There were groans throughout the Carolina fanbase when everyone realized that the men’s basketball game and the football game on Black Friday would overlap. Fans at home will no doubt use a two-television setup, but it’s frustrating for fans who are at Kenan Stadium to see the No. 18 Tar Heels face N.C. State, knowing that they are missing the top-ranked men’s basketball team’s game.More

UNC women jump to highest AP rank in nearly eight years

By R.L. Bynum With two impressive victories and six teams ahead of North Carolina in last week’s AP Top 25 women’s poll losing, the Tar Heels earned their highest rank in nearly eight years. UNC (4–0) jumped five spots to No. 8 in the latest poll, the highest ranking since it was No. 8 on…More

UNC strengthens hold on No. 1 after five top 8 teams lose

By R.L. Bynum North Carolina stayed atop the AP Top 25 poll and gained first-place votes while there was shuffling below them after five of the top 8 teams in last week’s poll lost — two of them falling twice. The Tar Heels (4–0) have 47 first-place votes compared to 44 the previous week, with…More