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UNC-Notre Dame Postgame Quotes

Roy Williams: "Well, feel better than Mike [Brey]’s club feels right now, but it was a heck of a game. They’re hard to guard. They put so much pressure on you. During the course of the game, I thought they were shooting about 70 percent from three, and I look down and they shot about the same thing we did. They’re really hard to guard." (GoHeels.com)

Lucas: Big Words

There are more elements of coaching than just what you see on the sideline. Sure, there are offensive and defensive sets to call, and substitutions to make, and timeouts to call. But a great deal of coaching—the part that can eventually get you into the Hall of Fame, and helps you win over 800 basketball games—takes place where very few people ever see it. (GoHeels.com)

Carolina comeback falls short for No. 20 Notre Dame

Sunday was anything but super for the No. 20 Notre Dame men’s basketball team. Unable to deny No. 12 North Carolina from doing as it pleased in the paint and around the bucket, Notre Dame saw its ACC losing streak hit four games with an 83-76 loss at Greensboro Coliseum. Close again, but not close enough. Or good enough. Notre Dame has lost five of its last six. (South Bend Tribune)

Video: UNC Outlasts Notre Dame, 83-76 - Highlights

Six Tar Heels scored in double-figures as North Carolina topped Notre Dame, 83-76, in front of an electric crowd at the Greensboro Coliseum on Sunday. Read More...

Tar Heels Down Notre Dame, 83-76

Justin Jackson scored 16 points to help No. 12 North Carolina beat No. 20 Notre Dame 83-76 on Sunday in a game postponed a day and relocated from UNC's campus due to a water shortage. Isaiah Hicks added 14 points for the Tar Heels (21-4, 9-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who shot 49 percent and dominated the glass while having six double-figure scorers. (Associated Press)

Video: Nate Britt Crosses Up on the Break vs. Notre Dame

North Carolina guard Nate Britt whips out this nasty crossover on the break before dishing to Tony Bradley for the jam against Notre Dame on February 5, 2017. Read More...

Lucas: Rapid Reactions - UNC vs. Notre Dame

Every ACC win is a good one. Such is Sunday's victory over Notre Dame, as Carolina survived all the various changes that have happened this weekend, plus a quality Irish team, to remain in first place in the conference. Terrific energy from The combination of Tony Bradley, Kennedy Meeks and Isaiah Hicks were active on the boards and in the paint throughout the game. (GoHeels.com)

Box Score: North Carolina 83, Notre Dame 76

View the complete box score from North Carolina's 83-76 win over Notre Dame on Sunday in Greensboro. (View Box Score)

No. 12 UNC, No. 20 Notre Dame set to battle in Greensboro

North Carolina's ongoing questions about the ability to defend perimeter shooters likely become more relevant on Sunday afternoon. That's because No. 20 Notre Dame is the Atlantic Coast Conference opponent at the Greensboro Coliseum for a rematch of last March's East Regional final in the NCAA Tournament in Philadelphia. (WRAL Sports Fan)

Different site, but same concerns for Tar Heels

Instead of having already played Saturday night at the Smith Center, the teams will meet Sunday afternoon at the Greensboro Coliseum because of the water emergency that closed the Chapel Hill campus. So this adds another chapter in a rather compelling recent games between the teams. (Burlington Times-News)

Know Your Opponent: Notre Dame

With Zach Auguste now playing professionally in Turkey and Demetrius Jackson in the NBDL after leaving South Bend early, the upperclassman quartet of V.J. Beachem, Steve Vasturia, Bonzie Colson and Matt Farrell are sharing top billing for the Irish. Despite being just 6-5, Colson is Notre Dame's only real interior threat. And what a threat he is. (GoHeels.com)

Unique road situation awaits No. 20 Notre Dame men in Greensboro

Instead of traveling Friday evening, Notre Dame remained in Northern Indiana before an early-afternoon flight Saturday. The Irish practiced Saturday afternoon at UNC-Greensboro. The last time the Tar Heels and Fighting Irish met in the Greensboro Coliseum two years ago next month, Notre Dame cut down nets and wore ACC tournament championship T-shirts. (South Bend Tribune)

Greensboro Coliseum prepares for upcoming UNC-Notre Dame game

Up to 22,000 people could be at the Greensboro Coliseum Sunday for the UNC vs. Notre Dame basketball game. On Friday, a major water crisis in the Chapel Hill area caused the game to be moved. The Greensboro Coliseum is prepping to house the match-up. “We always strive to do the right thing,’” said Scott Johnson, the deputy director at the Greensboro Coliseum. (MyFox8.com)

Limited tickets on sale Sunday morning for UNC-Notre Dame game

A limited number of upper level tickets will go on sale Sunday morning for the afternoon matchup between UNC and Notre Dame at the Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets will be on sale at the Greensboro Coliseum box office only starting at 11 a.m., the coliseum said in a news release. (Greensboro News & Record)

In bit of foreshadowing, Harrison Barnes had already walked us through pass he’d make against Spurs

Harrison Barnes is clearly a smart guy, but the play he made in Sunday’s win against San Antonio makes him look even more intelligent — because he essentially called it last week. First, here’s the play I’m talking about. (Dallas Mavericks)

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Basketball Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 78
Syracuse: 74
Wed, Feb 21 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Miami
Tue, Feb 27, 9:00 ET ESPN Tickets

UNC @ Duke
Sat, Mar 3, 8:15 ET ESPN Tickets

UNC @ ACC Tournament First Round
Tue, Mar 6, TBD

Full UNC Basketball Schedule

Radio Affiliates

ACC Basketball Standings
TeamACCOverall
(1) Virginia14-124-2
(5) Duke11-423-5
(10) North Carolina11-522-7
(15) Clemson9-620-7
Virginia Tech9-619-8
NC State9-619-9
(25) Florida State8-719-8
Miami8-719-8
Louisville8-718-10
Syracuse7-818-10
Boston College6-917-12
Notre Dame6-916-12
Georgia Tech4-1111-17
Wake Forest4-1211-17
Pittsburgh0-168-21


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