Though they led by 16 in the first half, the UNC men's basketball team fell to Kansas, 72-69, on Monday.
No. 8 seed Carolina men’s basketball defeated No. 15 seed St. Peters, 69-49, on Sunday, March 27, 2022, in Philadelphia, Penn. UNC advances to the Final Four.
No. 8 seed Carolina men’s basketball defeated No. 4 seed UCLA, 73-66, on Friday, March 25, 2022, in Philadelphia, Penn. UNC advances to the Elite Eight on Sunday.
Photos by DTH/Jerome Ibrahim.
Carolina Basketball defeats Marquette, 95-63, during the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Fort Worth, Texas, on Thursday, March 17, 2022. DTH/Ira Wilder.
On Feb. 25, 2022 community members attended a vigil for victims of Russian aggression against Ukraine held by the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages in Polk Place outside of Dey Hall. Associate Professor of Russian and the Russian Program Director, Stanislav Shvabrin, gave the opening remarks and then allowed other community members to speak their thoughts on the subject.
Former head coach of the North Carolina men’s basketball team Roy Williams was honored at the game against NC State at the Smith Center on Jan. 29, 2022. The 1982 National Championship team was also honored during a timeout. The Tar Heels beat rivals NC State 100-80.
On Nov. 11, the Town of Chapel Hill hosted the Orange County Veterans Day Celebration to honor veterans who have served in the United States military. The event took place at the Southern Human Services Campus and was free and open to the public. “Millions have served...they were key and essential to the formation of service forces that enabled the United States of America to defend and protect our citizens and interests,” Retired Master Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy, Lee Heavlin, said in an email. “Many never made it home. Maybe that fact bears hard on all veterans and motivates us to get involved, help others and become active in our communities.”
Cast members of the UNC Pauper Players' 2021 production of the Rocky Horror Picture Show prepare during a technical rehearsal on Oct. 26.
The annual Carolina Basketball Late Night celebration, a tipoff to the 2021-22 season, took place at the UNC Dean E. Smith Center on Oct. 15. Hosted by entertainer and radio host Brian “B Daht” McLaughlin, the event was Hubert Davis’ first Late Night as head coach of the North Carolina men’s basketball team. Festivities included a dance performance by the Carolina Girls, a 3-pointer competition and two scrimmages with the women’s and men’s basketball teams.
The Chapel Hill community came together in many ways this week to support mental health on campus, including dogs from Eyes Ears Nose and Paws and a parent rally organized by a Facebook group.