RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — If North Carolina State is going to make it back to the NCAA tournament once again, Mark Gottfried’s club will have to do it in very different fashion than a year ago.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has spent the past two seasons trying to overcome personnel losses that forced coach Roy Williams to keep reshaping the way his team played. The Tar Heels shouldn’t have that problem this year, not with replenished perimeter depth that has them equipped for a run at the Atlantic Coast Conference title.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A year after a freshman carried Duke, the Blue Devils are doubling down — and then some — on first-year players. It’s goodbye, Jabari Parker, and hello, Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones, Justise Winslow and Grayson Allen.
Charlotte Bobcats recent struggles without Kemba Walker, their potential first round match ups, which Cats need to step up, who can topple the Heat, the state of the Pacers and overall NBA Playoffs Preview.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams went into last week’s pregame meal thinking a winter storm wouldn’t prevent Duke from getting to the Smith Center for the latest installment in the fierce rivalry.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — There’s something about Virginia that always brings out the best in Duke.
As North Carolina nears the midpoint of the season, Larry Fedora’s Tar Heels still haven’t figured out how to get their offense moving like last year.
GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 17 Florida at No. 10 LSU: In an SEC season that’s been dominated by top-shelf offense, there’s still at least one team that plays defense: Florida. The Gators are giving up just 12.2 points per game, but they’ll be tested Saturday.
BALTIMORE (AP) — John Harbaugh isn’t going to pretend it’s imperative that the Baltimore Ravens beat the Carolina Panthers on Thursday night.
On today’s episode of “QCB Unleashed,” Q and Intern Lew give their take on the NFC East this year. Who will be the team to come out and have a great chance to win the Super Bowl?