Podcast: Breaking Down UNC's Exhibition Games in the Bahamas

The North Carolina basketball team played two exhibition games in the Bahamas this week, winning both easily. However, there were a number of interesting storylines, including the first time standout rookies , , and Leaky Black took the court in UNC uniforms. Breaking it down for you are Inside Carolina's Greg Barnes, John Bauman, and Jon Seiglie. (Audioboom)

Harrison Barnes, former Dallas Police Chief David Brown host basketball camp, shopping spree

' imprint on the Dallas Mavericks has grown exponentially since he arrived in 2016 and so, too, has his positive impact on the Dallas community. Saturday was the latest example. For the second straight summer, Barnes teamed with retired Dallas Police Chief David Brown to host a free basketball camp, life skills discussion, and lunch in southeast Dallas. (Dallas Morning News)

Video: UNC vs. StarSports Basketball Club Highlights

The North Carolina men's basketball team ended their Summer exhibition trip to the Bahamas in overwhelming fashion, beating the StarSports Basketball club 130-45 on Saturday. Take a look at some of their impressive highlights. Read More...

Top 5 heartbreaking losses and heartwarming wins against Duke in the Roy Williams era

It is not hard to make the case that North Carolina has been better overall than Duke since arrived as head coach in 2003. During this span, UNC leads in national championships (three to two), Final Fours (six to three), ACC regular season titles (eight to three). Where Duke has held an edge, particularly between 2010 and 2015, is in head-to-head matchups. (Tar Heel Blog)

Roy Williams Wraps Up the Bahamas Trip

North Carolina head basketball coach spoke to Inside Carolina on Saturday after his Tar Heels demolished Star Sports Basketball 130-45, at the Kendal G.L. Isaacs Gymnasium in the Bahamas. Williams admitted it was hard to get a lot from the exhibition game, given the level of competition, but he did touch on a variety of topics following the game. (Inside Carolina)

Vince Carter: ‘Love of the Game’ still motivates him entering his 21st NBA season

8-time NBA All-Star joins Cris Carter, Nick Wright and Jenna Wolfe on FS1's First Things First. Hear what Carter says motivates him entering his 21st NBA season: Vince, how do you do it at this at an advanced age? Carter: I think you'll agree with me, but it's the love of the game that takes over everything. I enjoy coming to work. I enjoy the ups and downs. (FOX Sports)

Video: Freshmen move-in day at UNC

The newest members of the Carolina family, incoming freshmen at UNC-Chapel Hill moved into their dorms over the weekend. Get to know some of the members of Carolina's class of 2022 as they move in to their new residence halls on campus. Read More...

Panthers RB Elijah Hood rushes for touchdown, shares inspirational quote from Marshawn Lynch

Marshawn Lynch’s style of play has inspired a new generation of running backs, including of the Panthers. Hood spent his rookie season with Lynch and the Raiders and he scored his first touchdown for Carolina in last night’s preseason win over Miami. When he shared the highlight on Twitter, Hood paraphrased Lynch’s famous run-through-a-(redacted)-face line. (USA Today)

Chris Cloutier Named Major League Lacrosse Rookie of the Year

Denver Outlaws attackman has been named Major League Lacrosse’s Rookie of the Year. Denver’s fourth-round selection in the 2018 MLL Draft, Cloutier recorded 40 points (26 goals, 14 assists) in six games played. Cloutier, a graduate of UNC, led the league with seven power-play goals. His 40 points were 12 more than the second-leading scorer among rookies. (Denver Outlaws)

UNC-Bahamas Game 2 Takeaways: Point Guards, Size and Assists

North Carolina made quick work of the Star Sports Basketball squad on Saturday, toppling its overmatched opponent in a 130-45 exhibition victory in the Bahamas. The Tar Heels utilized their size and depth, as well as their veteran experience and freshman talent, in completing their preseason participation in the Bahamas Basketball Federation’s "Summer of Thunder" event. (Inside Carolina)

Smarter, Faster & Healthier, Carl Tucker Is Raring To Go

Something didn’t feel right for at some point during North Carolina blowout win at Old Dominion last September. And the Tar Heels’ tight end isn’t sure what caused the discomfort. Somewhere during the course of that game, Tucker sustained an injury to one of his triceps, but it wasn’t that serious, yet. So, he gave it a go the following week at home versus Duke. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Video: Saturday UNC Football Scrimmage Recap

The North Carolina football team held their second intra-squad scrimmage of the preseason on Saturday at Kenan Stadium, and's Lee Pace was on hand to bring us a recap of the players who have been standing out as the Tar Heels prepare for their September 1 season-opener at Cal. Read More...

Lucas: Cajun Spiced Conch

There's a reason emphasizes team bonding, chemistry and off-court experiences on August international trips like these. It's because you know what you'll get when you come to the Bahamas for a preseason exhibition jaunt: warm weather, friendly people, lots of waterslides. What you don't know, however, is what kind of competition might show up on the other bench. (

UNC Rolls to Lopsided Victory in Bahamas

UNC dispatched Star Sports Basketball, 130-45 on Saturday. “That’s not the competition that we wanted to get, but we had more bodies, bigger, more gifted, all of those kinds of things,” said after the win. Even so, the purpose of this trip was to work on team chemistry and allow the players to play against competition not wearing the same color of uniform. (Inside Carolina)

Lucas: Rapid Reactions - UNC 130, Starsports 45

Game two in the Bahamas featured significantly less competition than the first game, as Carolina breezed to a 130-45 victory over Starsports Basketball that wasn't as close as the score indicated. was limited by a stiff back after taking a hard fall on his game-ending thunder dunk Friday. This, however, allowed to go deeper into his backcourt rotation. (

Video: Roy Williams Post-StarSports Bahamas Scrimmage Interview

North Carolina basketball coach speaks with reporters following the Tar Heels' 130-45 win over StarSports Basketball Club on Saturday in Nassau, Bahamas. Read More...

Video: Game Highlights - UNC 130, StarSports Basketball 45

View game highlights of North Carolina's 130-45 exhibition win over StarSports Basketball on Saturday in Nassau, Bahamas. A special thanks to Inside Carolina for providing on-site coverage and to John Bauman for the outstanding camera work. Read More...

Tar Heels Pull Away For 130-45 Exhibition Rout Of NPBA

North Carolina completed its two-game exhibition weekend in the Bahamas with a 130-45 rout of the New Providence Basketball Association on Saturday. Sophomore big man led UNC with 22 points and 20 rebounds. had 18 and added 17 for the Tar Heels, who won both games in Nassau averaging 121 points. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Box Score: North Carolina 130, StarSports Basketball 45

View the complete box score from North Carolina's 130-45 win over StarSports Basketball Club on Saturday in Nassau, Bahamas. led UNC in scoring with 22 points, followed by (18), and (17). (View Box Score)

UNC Men's Soccer Downs Stetson in Exhibition, 4-1

North Carolina scored two goals in each half against Stetson to take the 4-1 win in its second exhibition game of the 2018 season. At WakeMed Soccer Park, the Tar Heels looked comfortable from the start as they scored two goals in the first 20 minutes. UNC jumped out to a 3-0 lead two minutes in to the second half and never looked back on a warm night in Cary. (

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