SAN ANTONIO — Before the time of North Carolina’s date with No. 3 seed Iowa State was set, news of Cyclones forward Georges Niang’s fractured foot dominated headlines Friday night.
SAN ANTONIO — North Carolina can sympathize with Iowa State.
SAN ANTONIO — Before Carson Desrosiers' fifth foul, before James Michael McAdoo's game-winning free throw, before McAdoo grabbed the offensive rebound to seal the 79-77 win, there was Brice Johnson.
SAN ANTONIO — No. 6 seed North Carolina hung on to defeat No. 11 seed Providence 79-77 behind two clutch free throws from James Michael McAdoo in the final 3.8 seconds of the game.
SAN ANTONIO — Even after the bus had pulled up to the doors of the AT&T Center Thursday afternoon, the North Carolina basketball team didn’t want to unload. They had a schedule to stick to, an afternoon of preparing for their date with 11th-seeded Providence as dictated by the NCAA.
GREENSBORO — This wasn’t the team that put together a 12-0 win streak. This wasn’t the team that defeated No.
DURHAM — It just wasn’t enough. A 12-game win streak, 18 second-half points from Marcus Paige, A season-high 59.4 field-goal percentage.
In December, North Carolina coach Roy Williams lamented that his team had a minuscule margin of error.
At 7 p.m. Monday night, Leslie McDonald danced one last time.
For redshirt senior Leslie McDonald, tonight represents an occasion five years in the making — one that at times, seemed like it might never happen.
SAN ANTONIO — At halftime, North Carolina trails Iowa State 40-37.
The North Carolina men’s basketball team is headed to the Big Dance for the 45th time. UNC (23-9, 13-5 ACC) earned a No.
RALEIGH — N.C. State leads North Carolina 34-26 at the half. Sloppy play plagued UNC throughout the opening 20 minutes.
According to ESPN, Rivalry Week officially concluded Saturday, but the Tobacco Road feud is in full swing.
At the half, North Carolina leads N.C. State 40-23 in Chapel Hill.
Last weekend, North Carolina continued its 57-home-game win streak against Clemson. Today, The Tar Heels will look to stretch another streak against N.C.
The North Carolina basketball team headed to Atlanta Tuesday night in advance of its Wednesday night game against Georgia Tech.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — North Carolina trails Virginia 38-29 at halftime. The Tar Heels and Cavaliers traded leads for much of the half, but UVa.
At a promising start, the North Carolina basketball team trails Syracuse 34-22 at the half. The Tar Heels jumped out to a 15-11 lead early in the game, scoring 10 points off of five Syracuse turnovers in the opening minutes.
After suffering an MCL sprain in his right knee 21 seconds into the loss to Texas Wednesday night, Joel James is expected to be out 10-14 days, coach Roy Williams said Friday.