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UNC junior forward Garrison Brooks fields questions from members of the media following a game against Pitt in the Smith Center on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020. The Tar Heels lost to the Panthers 65-73.

After UNC's seventh loss of season, the Smith Center paints a bleak postgame scene

If any of UNC’s seven losses this season truly cast a shadow of doubt on the team’s NCAA Tournament chances, it was this one. Michigan, Ohio State, Gonzaga and Virginia are all ranked teams. An optimist could twist Wofford into a feel-out game, Cole Anthony's first on the sideline, and Georgia Tech into one of those early blips ACC teams so often have when conference play begins. After Wednesday's loss to Pittsburgh, Roy Williams stays next to Dean Smith on the NCAA’s all-time Division I wins list.


Former UNC basketball players Brendan Haywood (left) and Jason Capel in 1999 file photos. DTH/Sean Busher.

A look back at the only two triple doubles in North Carolina basketball history

Wednesday marks the 19-year anniversary of Brendan Haywood’s triple-double against Miami on Dec. 4, 2000: 18 points, 14 rebounds and a school-record 10 blocks. Two games later, against Buffalo, Jason Capel matched his teammate with 16 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists on Dec. 17. In 109 seasons of North Carolina basketball, nobody’s done it before that 13-day stretch. Or since.


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Sun Valley quarterback Sam Howell signs his national letter of intent to attend UNC while his family watches in Monroe.

Howell signs

Sun Valley quarterback Sam Howell signs his national letter of intent to attend UNC while his family watches in Monroe.


Sam Howell and his family pose at Sun Valley High School in Monroe, after the 2019 four-star quarterback committed to UNC, flipping from Florida State.

Howell family

Sam Howell and his family pose at Sun Valley High School in Monroe, after the 2019 four-star quarterback committed to UNC, flipping from Florida State.


The majority of Sean May's duties with UNC are administrative, but he uses film review as a main point of contact with players.

Sean May at desk

The majority of Sean May's duties with UNC are administrative, but he uses film review as a main point of contact with players.


The North Carolina football team released its first 2017 depth chart. Here's what the quarterback situation looks like on paper.

Depth Chart Aug. 28

The North Carolina football team released its first 2017 depth chart. Here's what the quarterback situation looks like on paper.


Luke Maye wraps his younger brother, Cole, in a headlock. Cole, who plays baseball at the University of Florida, insisted they switch roles in the next shot to keep things equal.

Luke and Cole Maye

Luke Maye wraps his younger brother, Cole, in a headlock. Cole, who plays baseball at the University of Florida, insisted they switch roles in the next shot to keep things equal.


North Carolina senior left tackle Bentley Spain talks to the media at ACC Football Kickoff on Friday.

Bentley Spain

North Carolina senior left tackle Bentley Spain talks to the media at ACC Football Kickoff on Friday.


Clemson defensive tackle Christian Wilkins talks to the media at the ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte on Thursday.

Wilkins

Clemson defensive tackle Christian Wilkins talks to the media at the ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte on Thursday.


Clemson defensive tackle Christian Wilkins talks to the media at the ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte on Thursday

Wilkins

Clemson defensive tackle Christian Wilkins talks to the media at the ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte on Thursday