Video: Roy Williams Post-Florida State Press Conference

North Carolina basketball coach speaks with the media following the No. 8 Tar Heels' 77-59 ACC victory over No. 16 Florida State on Saturday in Chapel Hill. Read More...

No. 8 Tar Heels Snap No. 16 Florida State’s Eight-Game Win Streak With 77-59 Blowout

One of the hottest teams in college basketball kept it up Saturday in Chapel Hill, as the No. 8 Tar Heels took down the No. 16 Florida State Seminoles, 77-59—good enough for their 10th win in 11 games. Fresh off a 16-point win over No. 1 Duke this past Wednesday, came off the bench and sparked UNC with 18 points and eight rebounds. (

Video: North Carolina Ends FSU's ACC Win Streak, 77-59 - Highlights

The No. 8 Tar Heels got a convincing victory at home over No. 16 Florida State, 77-59. and each had 18 points to pace North Carolina. David Nichols was the leading scorer for FSU with 16 points. Read More...

Lucas: Rapid Reactions - UNC vs. Florida State

How do you know when you're playing well? When you beat the hottest team in the Atlantic Coast Conference by 18 points and don't really feel like you played an all that impressive game. There was a concern that big, athletic teams like Florida State might be this Carolina team's kryptonite. But the Tar Heels completely dominated the rebounding battle. (

Video: Nassir Little Destroys Rim On Putback Dunk

Watch as tears the roof off of the Smith Center with a tremendous putback slam dunk in the Tar Heels 77-59 win over Florida State on Saturday. Read More...

Florida State's winning streak ends with blowout loss to North Carolina

All streaks come to an end. No. 17 Florida State's eight-game winning streak ended with a 77-59 loss to No. 9 North Carolina in front of 21,520 fans at the Center Saturday. The Seminoles shot just 31 from the field and 32 from three. The Tar Heels took away FSU's ability to drive to the basket and forced the Seminoles to shoot 31 threes. (Tallahassee Democrat)

Box Score: North Carolina 77, Florida State 59

View the complete box score from No. 8 North Carolina's 77-59 win over No. 16 Florida State on Saturday in Chapel Hill. (View Box Score)

Tar Heels Run By Florida State, 77-59

Eighth-ranked North Carolina got a boost off the bench from and beat No. 16 Florida State, 77-59, on Saturday in Chapel Hill. Little finished with 18 points and eight rebounds, helping lead a 16-1 second-half run to put UNC comfortably ahead late in the game. UNC also got the 11th double-double of the season by (15 points, 11 rebounds). (

Video: Nassir Little Drive and Dunk vs. Florida State

takes it to the rack with authority with a vicious dunk over Florida State's Mfiondu Kabengele in the Tar Heels' 77-59 win over the Seminoles on Saturday. Read More...

Tar Heels Welcome Florida State Saturday - Pregame Notes

Eighth-ranked North Carolina will look to stay tied atop the Atlantic Coast Conference standings when it hosts 16th-ranked Florida State on Saturday at 3:45 PM in the Smith Center. CBS will televise the game live. UNC is 6-3 against ranked teams so far with wins in four of its last five. UNC leads overall series 49-13, including 19-6 in the last 15 years under . (

$27.68 million gift to UNC School of Dentistry will enhance education, advance public service

The bequest from the estate of Dr. Claude A. Adams III of Durham is the largest single donation to the UNC School of Dentistry. Adams, who died in 2018, practiced dentistry in Durham for almost. To commemorate the donation, the school has been renamed the UNC Claude A. Adams Jr. and Grace Phillips Adams School of Dentistry in honor of his parents. (

LeBron James says ‘it’s great to have a shooter’ like Reggie Bullock

's a vet. Not only defensively was he in tune with the game plan of trying to put pressure and make it tough on James (Harden), but he when he got his looks he knocked them down,” LeBron James told reporters. “It’s great to have a shooter of his caliber, of his size and of his competitive nature out on the floor. He’s big for us.” (Silver Screen & Roll)

Know Your Opponent: Florida State

Mfiondu Kabengele leads the Seminoles in scoring despite coming off the bench. He's been even better in ACC play, making 58 percent of his 2s, 46 percent of his 3s and 77 percent of his free throws on top of ranking in the top 10 in the ACC in block percentage, turnover rate and rebounding. Terance Mann is the only other Seminole averaging double figures. (

Quick study Wayne Ellington cracks Pistons starting lineup

The first game after the All-Star break brought a new starting lineup for the Detroit Pistons, who were looking for the right mix after trading . After going with Langston Galloway and then in the final game before the break, coach Dwane Casey opted for the newest acquisition, inserting into the starting group. (Detroit News)

Four stories about Michael Jordan's baseball career you probably haven't heard before

There's still something wonderfully weird about the summer our greatest athlete spent riding the bus through the Carolinas, staying at cheap motels, milling around in left field. We'd never seen something like this before. Here are four behind-the-scenes stories from 's brief but memorable baseball career you probably didn't know about. (

‘A great honor,’ 1957 UNC basketball hero Joe Quigg says of hall of fame selection

will tell you he wasn’t the least bit nervous on March 23, 1957, the evening when he stepped to the free throw line with six seconds remaining in the third overtime of the NCAA basketball championship at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. “I’m going to make ’em both, Coach,” he told . He made the free throws. (Fayetteville Observer)

Roy Williams on The Dan Patrick Show

In what was supposed to be one of the biggest rivalry games of the year, Duke vs. North Carolina, Duke's monster of an athlete, went down when his shoe exploded causing him to sprain his knee and leave for the rest of the game just seconds into the start of the game. Dan Patrick spoke with the head coach of UNC, . (FOX Sports Radio)

Florida State Puts Streak on the Line at UNC

Call it new blood versus blue blood. The Florida State men’s basketball team, ranked 16th in the country and the winner of a school-record eight consecutive ACC games, will visit Chapel Hill, N.C., on Saturday for a date with the No. 8 North Carolina Tar Heels. UNC, as usual, is near the top of the ACC standings, loaded with future NBA talent and has big plans for March. (

Marvin Williams on the potential end of NBA's "one-and-done" rule

Charlotte Hornets veteran said what he experienced at Chapel Hill for a year - not only the basketball refinement, but the socialization college provided - is something he never would trade away. He said that probably contributed to his longevity, in his 14th NBA season. He gives much credit in that regard to North Carolina coach . (Charlotte Observer)

No. 13 UNC Wrestling Grabs Share Of ACC Title With Win Over Duke

No. 13 North Carolina defeated Duke, 23-16, on Friday in Durham to win a share of the ACC regular season dual meet title for the first time since 2002 (Highlights). Gary Wayne Harding led the way with a pin, and Cory Daniel and Joe Heilmann won with tech falls to help UNC capitalize with bonus points. UNC will share the dual meet title with NC State. (
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Rasheed Wallace receives his first technical foul as a Tar Heel in an 80-71 win at Notre Dame.
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UNC wins its tenth consecutive basketball game against the Wolfpack, 75-63 in Raleigh.
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