1/22/2019 1:10am

Forward Nassir Little (5) shoots the ball during the men's basketball game vs. Virginia Tech at the Smith Center on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019. The Tar Heels won 103-82.

'We're finally here': First-years Coby White and Nassir Little shine in UNC's win

White had a game-high 27 points in the win against Virginia Tech, along with seven rebounds and six assists. Little scored a career-high 23, shooting 7-12 and a perfect 7-7 on free throws. With 50 combined points, they accounted for just under half of North Carolina’s 103 against Virginia Tech, whose previous high for points allowed this season was 83.

1/16/2019 10:13pm

UNC guard Seventh Woods (0) dribbles the ball down the court during the home men's basketball game against Notre Dame in the Smith Center on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. In his 18 minutes of play, Woods scored 4 points, contributing to the final score of 75-69.

Seventh Woods wakes up Smith Center crowd in No. 13 UNC's 75-69 win over Notre Dame

The Smith Center crowd went into a delirium. Just before Nate Laszewski left the ground for a dunk, Woods came flying in. Swatting the ball from Laszewski’s hands, the junior guard turned back down the court, driving and getting fouled at the rim. All the while, No. 13 North Carolina fans let out their first deafening, un-restrainable, this-is-our-house roar of the young ACC season.