GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden knows the best way for the Pirates to earn national attention — beat the big names that annually appear on their nonconference schedule.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has optimism from a strong finish and motivation from watching a rival’s surprise trip to the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game.
And that has the Tar Heels talking about making their own run in the wide-open Coastal Division.
Flashback to January 20th 2014 at about 9pm…The North Carolina Tar Heels where in a locker room in Charlottesville, VA trying to figure out what was wrong. What had caused a 1-4 start in ACC […]
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — North Carolina was too big and too quick for Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish made seven of their first 13 shots to open a nine-point lead in the first half, but wore down under the pressure of North Carolina’s athleticism. The Tar Heels forced 17 turnovers and had a 44-26 advantage in the paint en route to a 73-62 victory Saturday, their fifth straight win.
Dan Dakich from ESPN joins The Drive to talk about the Duke/Syracuse game Saturday, how legitimate are Wichita State and San Diego state are and if the Tar Heels will turn things around come tournament time.
ACC Basketball writer for the Fayettville Observer joined Frank and Yarbs to discuss the state of ACC Basketball. Who are the disappointments and who are the surprises thus far? What is wrong with UNC and […]
North Carolina coach Roy Williams knows he won’t have leading scorer P.J. Hairston and senior Leslie McDonald for at least the season opener. The Hall of Fame coach is still waiting to find out how long the two will be out.
North Carolina State waited nearly two months to get starting quarterback Brandon Mitchell back from a broken left foot. Yet two games into his return, the Arkansas graduate transfer is still trying to find his form.
“Paging the UNC football team…..Your assistance is needed on the field.” As I sat and watched the UNC-ECU game yesterday the realization set in that a 1-5 record is on the way for the Tar […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Steve Spurrier still loves to beat North Carolina. He’ll get another chance when the sixth-ranked Gamecocks open the season against the Tar Heels on Thursday night.