North Carolina Basketball: One loss and the wagon empties

Just before the collapse coach Williams was not feeling well on the sideline I did a mortal (internet) sin today… I went on to some of the UNC web boards after a loss by the Tar Heels. Something I had promised myself I would never do again after North Carolina began the 2008-09 season 0 and 2 in the ACC. The reality being that the doom and gloom of the web boards pushed me away...
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North Carolina Basketball: The recap… Belmont

It was game time yesterday, but not the outcome the Heels wanted Pictures provided by Christy Robbins LeBouef, check out some more here! If I told you I saw this UNC loss coming I would be fibbing to you. But that is what happened last night as #12 North Carolina (2-1) lost to Belmont (3-1) 83 to 80 for the 400th game at the Dean Dome. How did it happen? It’s a formula that...
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Belmont fan sings Miley Cyrus song before UNC player misses free throw (VIDEO)

One Belmont fan tried to distract North Carolina's James McAdoo by warbling Miley Cyrus's "Wrecking Ball" while the player set up to take a free throw.Whether or not the singing distracted McAdoo enough to miss the shot, we'll never know. But the Bruins did beat the 12th-ranked Tar Heels 83-80 for their first ever victory over an ACC opponent to become the new...
Via The Other Paper
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UNC’s Marcus Paige: “I’m Honestly Extremely Frustrated” By Lack Of Decision On Hairston, McDonald Suspensions

Hairston via UNC Athletics The North Carolina Tar Heels are playing the waiting game right now, as the NCAA has still not handed down suspensions regarding guards P.J. Hairston and Leslie McDonald. The school is still working with the NCAA regarding compliance issues with the players — Hairston’s case revolves around a rental car that is linked to a convicted felon. Hairston...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC's Hairston, McDonald to sit out again Friday

North Carolina leading scorer P.J. Hairston and senior Leslie McDonald will miss the second straight game due to NCAA eligibility concerns when the No. 12 Tar Heels play Holy Cross on Friday night. Team spokesman Steve Kirschner said Thursday there is no timeline for a decision. Authorities twice cited Hairston during the offseason while driving a rental vehicle linked to a felon...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC: Hairston, McDonald to miss opener

North Carolina won't have leading scorer P.J. Hairston and senior Leslie McDonald for the No. 12 Tar Heels' opener against Oakland on Friday due to NCAA eligibility concerns. Team spokesman Steve Kirschner said the review is ongoing and didn't elaborate further. Authorities twice cited Hairston during the offseason while driving a rental vehicle linked to a felon, raising...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Tar Heels to wear custom Jordan XX8 SE sneakers this season

The North Carolina Tar Heels are looking to get back on top of the college basketball world. What’s the quickest way to do that? You’ve got to dress for success. Today, ESPN’s Darren Rovell tweeted out a photo of custom Jordan brand ‘XX8 SE’ shoes that the Heels will don at some point in 2013-14: Jordan XX8 SE that UNC is slated to wear this season
Via College Spun
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Big Ten trying to add North Carolina?

The Big Ten has been working on expansion and is outgrowing its name. A report says they are even trying to add North Carolina.

Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC's Marshall breaks wrist

North Carolina's championship hopes took a huge hit on Sunday as Kendall Marshall, one of the top point guards in the nation, reportedly suffered a broken wrist during the Tar Heels' win over Creighton.

Via Just Sports And Just Us
March 18, 2012  |  Discuss

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