| Mar 8, 2012
| 6:38 PM
If you’re a Maryland fan, you might not want to move on so quickly to the North Carolina game, right? There were so many things for you to savor about the Wake Forest win.
Before looking forward, let’s note a few items about Maryland’...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Almost nobody believed that eighth-seeded Maryland would win the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, but there were nevertheless tears in a hushed locker room Friday after the Terps suffered what was probably a season-ending loss...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Troy Williams will be here in two years. Bank on it. Here being the NCAA basketball tournament’s Sweet 16 weekend.
Slashing, scoring, perhaps winning.
The overriding question: Which jersey will Williams be wearing?
A 6-foot-6 small forward at...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:47 PM
ATLANTA – North Carolina guard Kendall Marshall insisted it would've been a "ticky-tack" foul call. N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried refused to say anything at all about it for fear the Atlantic Coast Conference would get in his pocket.
| Mar 11, 2012
| 4:39 PM
ATLANTA – Bernard James heard the story about North Carolina coach Roy Williams writing the number "33" on a board for his entire team to see after Florida State's 90-57 win Jan. 14 against UNC.
The number stayed on the board for the rest of the...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:30 AM
This is the time of the year when everyone can channel their inner Dick Vitale. Just make sure not to startle your co-workers if you start yelling, "Awesome, baby!"
Everyone in the entire country, starting on Selection Sunday when the NCAA Tournament...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:49 PM
Three years ago, a top-seeded North Carolina team met a No. 16 in the NCAA tournament at Greensboro Coliseum. The Tar Heels had lost in the ACC tournament and were without a first-team all-conference player.
In an almost identical challenge Friday, North...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 2:12 PM
If Creighton upsets North Carolina in the NCAA tournament Sunday, chances are Harrison Barnes will be to blame.
Not to suggest that Barnes, a first-team All-ACC forward, will play poorly against the Bluejays. It’s just that any chance eighth-seeded...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 12:53 PM
NEW ORLEANS - His years of work to help Purdue basketball and himself overcome injuries has made Robbie Hummel the best upperclassman in college basketball.
This according to those awarding the Lowe's Senior Class Award, which Hummel was awarded Friday...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:43 AM
Later this week the ACC will announce that media attending the league's basketball tipoff Wednesday picked North Carolina to win the conference’s regular-season race.
And for our next keen insight, we’ll forecast Barack Obama to win the...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:05 PM
North Carolina was chosen Wednesday to finish atop the Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball standings, and UNC's Harrison Barnes was selected the conference's preseason player of the year, according to a vote by media members gathered at the ACC...