UNC first-year attackman Nicky Solomon and Syracuse senior attackman Nate Solomon posed for pictures together after the game, surrounded by their family and friends sporting custom-made T-shirts.
Even though this is another article about Zion Williamson, read this take on why everyone reporting about Williamson isn't an isolated incident and how social media is influencing how much everyone hears about the Duke standout.
Vince Carter, a member of the Atlanta Hawks and an NBA and Tar Heel legend, is the league’s oldest player at 42 years old in his 21st season in the association.
Carter has never won an NBA title, but the fifth pick in the 1998 NBA Draft has found a passion for mentoring younger players like Jackson.
UNC women's lacrosse struggled to keep up with Boston College on Saturday.
In its final game before ACC play, the No. 3 North Carolina women’s lacrosse team demolished Campbell, 16-5, on Tuesday afternoon at UNC Lacrosse Stadium.
Cousins and second-generation Tar Heel standouts, senior attackman Timmy Kelly and first-year attackman Jacob Kelly led the way for UNC in a 17-5 victory over Marist Firday night, scoring two goals a piece.
“For him to play like that, to not play like a freshman, I think it says a lot to his game,” senior guard Kenny Williams said. “He’s a big time player, and I think he’s showing that every single night.”
The UNC women's basketball game against N.C. State was tight, especially due to the efforts made by Kea and Bennett, but the team was ultimately unable to pull out a second win.
“I just feel like I'm a younger version of him, almost,” K.J. Smith said with a laugh. “There's a picture my sister took on the couch and we're both just like doing the same exact thing.” It isn’t hard to tell K.J. now fully embraces his dad’s legacy, to the point of letting his teammates call him “Baby Jet.” But it wasn’t always easy for the 22-year-old to be the namesake of the two-time NBA champion.