Lucas: Seniors Ready For Responsibility
Part of Carolina’s senior class has already accomplished something that hasn’t been done by a pair of Tar Heel seniors in nearly 60 years. Marcus...Thursday September 24, 2015Lennie Rosenbluth & Pete Brennan: Kansas and Wilt Go Down!
We really thought coach McGuire was joking when he mentioned Tommy Kearns jumping against Wilt Chamberlain at breakfast that morning. But when (assistant coach) Buck...Wednesday March 28, 2012Plenty of star power in UNC's traveling party
Among those in UNC’s traveling party, which toured the USS Carl Vinson on Wednesday evening, were a bevy of former Tar Heel starters and standouts,...Thursday November 10, 2011Lucas: Newark Notebook
The Tar Heels had an abbreviated open practice Thursday afternoon at the Prudential Center before traveling to Seton Hall for their "real" practice. Taking some...Friday March 25, 2011Triangle trio can relate to Patriots' journey
Somewhere on the Chapel Hill campus all those years ago, who knows, Tommy Kearns may even have spotted a small boy at play, a toddler...Saturday December 29, 2007Nostalgia: The halftime ceremony was day's highlight
No basketball player remains forever young, but North Carolina players saw yesterday how youthful exploits can live forever. The 1957 national champions and 1982 national...Sunday February 11, 2007Lucas: Cunningham Loved Being A Tar Heel
Bobby Cunningham, who passed away Tuesday morning, was that quintessential Carolina player: the glue guy. Lennie Rosenbluth was the star of the '57 team. Pete...Wednesday June 14, 2006