Lucas: Now And Then

North Carolina State won 30 games against North Carolina in the first 24 years of ACC play. They've won 25 against the Tar Heels in the next 45 years of the conference. Since took over at Carolina in the spring of 2003, the very best—the best!—Wolfpack record against UNC that any four-year NC State undergraduate class has seen is 2-6. (

Video: Roy Williams Post-NC State Press Conference

North Carolina basketball coach speaks with the media following the Tar Heels' 85-79 win over NC State on Tuesday in Chapel Hill. Read More...

Box Score: North Carolina 85, NC State 79

View the complete box score from North Carolina's 85-79 ACC rivalry win over NC State on Tuesday night in Chapel Hill. (View Box Score)

Video: UNC Beats NC State 85-79 - Highlights

North Carolina got a huge game from forward , who scored 30 points and grabbed 9 rebounds in the Tar Heels' 85-79 win over NC State on Tuesday night. The win snaps a 7-game losing streak for UNC and completes a regular-season sweep of the Wolfpack. Here are the highlights. Read More...

Podcast: Death, Taxes & Roy Williams Beating N.C. State

Former North Carolina guard joins Jon Seiglie of Inside Carolina to give his thoughts following UNC's 85-79 victory over N.C. State. Burke covers how led the team to the win, the importance of sweeping N.C. State, and how the team can use this game to gain confidence as they prepare to finish ACC play. Read More...

Video: Kevin Keatts Post-UNC Press Conference

North Carolina State basketball coach Kevin Keatts speaks with the media following the Wolfpack's 85-79 loss to North Carolina on Tuesday night in Chapel Hill. Read More...

UNC vs. NC State Postgame Notes

This is the 13th time in 17 seasons a -coached UNC team has won both regular-season games against NC State. scored a game-high 30 points (his second career 30-point game) and had a game-high-tying nine rebounds. It was the eighth time this year he had 20 or more points. scored a season-high 16 points. (

UNC vs. NC State Postgame Quotes

: "I am very happy for our kids. I am really happy for . Eleven straight free throws in the second half. Fourteen of sixteen for the game. I thought gave us a big lift. The shot he took that cut it down to four, I did not like at all, but loved it when it stumbled and stumbled and stumbled and went in the basket." (

Video: UNC Players Post-NC State Locker Room Interviews

North Carolina ended a seven-game losing streak Tuesday night by defeating N.C. State, 85-79, at the Smith Center on a night the Tar Heels did so many things right that have often not gone their way. Here is what , , , , and had to say following the regular-season sweep. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Lucas: Rapid Reactions - UNC vs. NC State

What a fantastic finish for UNC. Man, it's nice to say that again. played through contact and even through his goggles on his way to another terrific performance against NC State. Brooks finished with 30 points and nine rebounds, but the highlight will be his 14-16 performance from the free throw line, including 6-for-6 in the final 60 seconds. (

Video: UNC's Cole Anthony Rocks The Rim Against NC State

With North Carolina up by four against NC State on Tuesday, star freshman point guard jumped in front of a pass for a steal and drove down the court and rocked the rim. Read More...

Garrison Brooks Returns, Helps UNC Complete Season Sweep Of NC State

After missing Saturday’s game at Louisville due to illness, UNC forward returned to the lineup in a big way Tuesda, putting up 30 points and nine rebounds to lead the Tar Heels to an 85-79 victory over the NC State Wolfpack. Brooks, , and combined to score the Tar Heels’ last 33 points in the game. (

Garrison Brooks, North Carolina Beat N.C. State, Snap 7-Game Skid

scored 30 points to help North Carolina end a seven-game losing streak with an 85-79 victory over NC State on Tuesday. had 19 points, five rebounds, and five assists and scored 16 on 7-of-9 shooting for the Tar Heels, who swept the Wolfpack in the regular season and have won 32 of the past 36 meetings. (Associated Press)

UNC Snaps Losing Streak by Topping N.C. State, 85-79

Even in a down season, only good things happen for UNC when N.C. State appears on the schedule. The Tar Heels snapped their seven-game losing streak beating the Wolfpack, 85-79, at the Smith Center on Tuesday. UNC won for the 32nd time in 36 games against N.C. State as improved to 37-4 all-time against his neighbors in red. (Inside Carolina)

UNC Baseball Routs NC A&T 8-0 As Max Alba Picks Up First Win

Max Alba picked up the win in his first career start for North Carolina as the Tar Heels rolled North Carolina A&T 8-0 on Tuesday at Boshamer Stadium (Highlights). At the plate, Dylan Harris, Angel Zarate, and Danny Serretti led UNC with two hits each. Harris recorded the first Tar Heel triple of the season, while Zarate collected his second double of 2020. (

Alexa Graham Receives ACC Women's Tennis Player Of The Week Honors

North Carolina's Alexa Graham has been selected as the ACC Women's Tennis Co-Player of the Week. Also announced on Tuesday, UNC continued its run as the ITA's No. 1 ranked team in the country for a third week in a row. This is the second time this month Graham has been named ACC player of the week and her seventh time over the last two seasons. (

How Coby White is putting it all together over most recent hot stretch

Consecutive career-high 33-point games — something no rookie reserve has ever done — on 55% field goal shooting (12-for-22 from deep) will grab eyes, especially following a frigid stretch before the All-Star break. But after Sunday’s losing-streak-snapping 126-117 win over Washington, Bulls coach Jim Boylen peeled back the layers of ’s growth. (NBC Sports)

Scottie Rose Growney Earns National, ACC Women's Lacrosse Offensive Player Of The Week Honors

Coming off Saturday's win over Maryland, North Carolina midfielder Scottie Rose Growney was named the IWLCA Division I and ACC Offensive Player of the Week on Tuesday. Growney, from Berwyn, Pa., scored a career-high six goals in UNC's 19-6 win over the then-No. 3 Terrapins. Through four games this season, Growney has scored 13 goals. (

UNC To Host NC State Tuesday Night - Pregame Notes

North Carolina Basketball hosts North Carolina State on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 9 p.m. The Tar Heels have lost their last two home games on the opponent's last shot. UNC has lost six times by three points or fewer in its last 12 games. The Tar Heels lead the overall series, 159-78, winning 31 of the last 35 and 48 of the last 59 games against the Wolfpack. (

Roy Williams Live: Coby White's NBA Exploits

made it to South Bend, Ind. last Monday to watch his former teammates take on Notre Dame. Sitting in the stands, White watched as his Tar Heels suffered another heartbreaking loss in the final seconds. After the game, he talked to , who told him, “Boy, I wish I had you out here.” White responded, “I wish I was out there, too.” (Inside Carolina)
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