It is because the Final Four is almost upon us.
After watching the Tar Heels battle through four vigorous and difficult games over Texas Southern, Arkansas, Butler and Kentucky to win the South Region in the NCAA Tournament, UNC is back at the same point as they were last year.
Their journey has been a rocky one. From the high preseason expectations to the prevalent injuries, as well as facing one of the most difficult schedules in the country, everyone on this year’s team has progressed in an exponential way.
However, this year’s team has a certain goal in mind that last year’s squad was not able to accomplish: to win the national championship.