UNC’s best defense of the season fuels impressive win at Georgia Tech

By R.L. Bynum The worries about Coach Hubert Davis’ first team of two weeks ago seemed like a distant memory Sunday afternoon in Atlanta. Much like when Leaky Black is closing out on a shooter, people can’t take any shots at this North Carolina team anymore. The Tar Heels (6–2, 1–0 ACC) followed up an …

Fans missed first half of UNC game for multiple reasons

By R.L. Bynum If you are a big Formula One auto racing fan, you enjoyed a crazy race with multiple wrecks, penalties on drivers and a close finish. If you’re a fan of North Carolina or Georgia Tech, your mind was racing trying to figure out why you missed the entire first half of the …

UNC rolls to 46-point win with more video-game numbers to go 8–0

By R.L. Bynum Back at Carmichael Arena for the first time in 18 days, North Carolina’s women’s basketball team continued to put up video game numbers. When should you release the button on 3-pointers? The Tar Heels mastered that. James Madison was the latest victim as UNC scored the game’s first 12 points on its …

UNC’s Charlotte bowl date set with South Carolina, but will Howell play?

By R.L. Bynum For the second time in eight years, North Carolina is going bowling in Charlotte, this time facing South Carolina in a battle of 6–6 teams. The Duke’s Mayo Bowl will kick off at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 30 (ESPN) in Bank of America Stadium. “It’s perfect for a large portion of our …

Bowling in Charlotte looking more likely for UNC

By R.L. Bynum If bowl projections are accurate, it’s looking more likely that North Carolina’s bowl destination will be Charlotte for a game against South Carolina. After only three of 11 projections early last week had UNC headed to Charlotte, six now predict the Tar Heels to be in the 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 30, …