Only July 10th, Marta Karolyi, team coordinator for US Women’s Gymnastics emerged with the athletes who form the Olympic Women’s Gymnastics team in San Jose after only 12 minutes of deliberation with the Olympic selection committee.
Sports Editor C Jackson Cowart and Summer Sports Editor Jeremy Vernon dive into NBA Free Agency and explore Harrison Barnes’ star potential. Then, the two comb through a pedestrian crop of Tar Heel pros and determine whether Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige fit on their respective teams.
Summer Sports Editor Jeremy Vernon and Sports Editor C Jackson Cowart tell you everything you need to know about the 2016 NBA Draft. Also, the two discuss the NBA success of past UNC and Duke players, the signing decisions of North Carolina baseball's two biggest stars and more.
Sports Editor C Jackson Cowart and Summer Sports Editor Jeremy Vernon talk about the UNC men's basketball's non-conference schedule, the pro prospects of players past and future and Zac Gallen's big decision.
Summer Sports Editor Jeremy Vernon and Sports Editor C Jackson Cowart discuss UNC's sweep of the lacrosse national championships, assess the state of North Carolina baseball and check up on former Tar Heel stars.
The Daily Tar Heel sports crew holds an emergency podcast to discuss Justin Jackson's decision to return to UNC, Marcus Paige and Brice Johnson's combine numbers and the NBA Draft's affect on the upcoming college basketball season.
New Sports Editor C Jackson Cowart and assistants Blake Richardson and Jeremy Vernon talk about Justin Jackson and Kennedy Meeks, UNC players in the NFL Draft and the North Carolina baseball team's struggles down the stretch.
Anytime I tell someone I’m going to cover a North Carolina men’s basketball game, I get one of two questions: “Can you get me a ticket?” and “Wow, That’s so awesome! What’s that like?” I’ve always been able to easily answer the first question, a firm ‘no’ usually accompanied by a laugh. The second is a little tougher.
HOUSTON — After a back-and-forth first half, the North Carolina men's basketball team enters halftime with a 39-34 lead over Villanova in the national championship game at NRG Stadium.
HOUSTON — After Villanova destroyed Oklahoma, 95-51, in the first game Saturday night, the top-seeded North Carolina men's basketball team leads 10th-seeded Syracuse 39-28 at halftime of the second semifinal game.
HOUSTON — The top-seeded North Carolina basketball team is in Houston for the Final Four, and The Daily Tar Heel sports crew caught up with the team on Friday to watch the Tar Heels in an open practice at NRG Stadium.
We've been waiting for it all year, and unexpectedly, it has arrived.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The top-seeded North Carolina men's basketball team closed the first half of today's ACC Tournament quarterfinal game on a 13-2 run to take a 39-35 lead over the Panthers into halftime.
A pair of North Carolina men's basketball players received honors from the ACC on Sunday, as senior forward Brice Johnson was a unanimous selection for first team All-ACC and junior forward Isaiah Hicks was named the conference's Sixth Man of the Year.