Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news
Mobile Site | Contact | RSS | Search

History Shows Importance Of Experience

The return of players with double-digit minute experience seems to help, as the 2008 team is the 12th Carolina team since 1984 to return six or more. Two of the previous 11 won the national championship (1993 and 2005). However, just one other team reached a Final Four (1995). The 1984, 1986, 1989, 1994, 2001 and 2007 teams were all widely considered top-ten teams throughout the regular season, but all had disappointing early exits from the NCAA Tournament. (Tar Heel Blue)


Recent Basketball Articles:

12 players who can impact their team's fate in 2014-15: Brice Johnson

My Carolina Experience: Damion Grant

UNC Switch Shooter Nate Britt Relishing Summer Preparations

Jackson Simmons Seeking Strong Finish

Michael Jordan: I don't own a number


© 2005-2014 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.