Jack Leland


Center Janelle Bailey (44) takes a jumper against Duke on Jan. 21 in Carmichael Arena.

North Carolina women's basketball outplayed in 82-70 loss to Virginia

After perhaps the most triumphant victory in head coach Sylvia Hatchell’s 1,004-win career, the North Carolina women’s basketball team descended from the mountaintop in a double-digit loss at Virginia. The Cavaliers (14-7, 6-1 ACC) topped the Tar Heels (14-7, 4-4 ACC), 82-70, in Charlottesville on Thursday night.

Theo Pinson presents the 2017 national championship trophy at Late Night With Roy on Friday night.

Recruiting blog: NCAA decision clears way for UNC recruiting

With the 2017-18 North Carolina men’s basketball season set to tip off a little over two weeks from now, all focus is on the Tar Heel’s title defense. Behind the scenes, though, the North Carolina coaching staff is working hard to assure the program’s continued success for years to come.