Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Video: UNC Basketball vs. NC State - All Access

From pregame warmups to courtside to the postgame locker room celebration, go behind the scenes of North Carolina's 85-79 win over NC State on Tuesday as the Tar Heels completed the regular-season sweep of their neighbors down the road in red. Read More...

Podcast: Basketball's Winning Feeling and Spring Football Around The Corner

Host Tommy Ashley is joined by Ross Martin and Gregory Hall of Inside Carolina to discuss the latest news on UNC Football and Basketball. Yet another basketball win over NC State and the good vibes that win brought to the locker room opens the show followed by analysis and thoughts on Mack Brown’s pre-Spring football practice press conference. Read More...

UNC’s Christian Keeling puts struggles behind him, is shooting his shot

The struggles, the poor decisions and the bad defense over the first half of the season seem like a distant memory for Christian Keeling. Keeling made three clutch free throws in the loss to Virginia, but his impact was never more apparent than in Tuesday’s 85–79 victory to finish a regular-season sweep of N.C. State. "Coach Williams never gave up on me." (Triangle Sports Network)

Mack Brown Pre-Spring Press Conference Notes & Quotes

Mack Brown met with the media Wednesday for 50 minutes and hit on a multitude of topics: New assistant coaches John Lilly and Jovan Dewitt, what he’s hearing from strength and conditioning coach Brian Hess about the newest Tar Heels and returning ones, position changes, what will be most emphasized during spring practice, and much more. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Video: Mack Brown Pre-Spring Practice Press Conference

North Carolina football coach Mack Brown speaks with the media on Wednesday to discuss the Tar Heels' offseason player progression, new assistant coaches Jovan Dewitt and John Lilly, expectations for the upcoming season, and much more. Read More...

Video: Jovan Dewitt, John Lilly Football Introductory Press Conferences

New North Carolina Special Teams Coordinator and Outside Linebackers Coach Jovan Dewitt and new Tight Ends Coach John Lilly hold their first press conferences as Tar Heel football assistant coaches on Wednesday afternoon in Chapel Hill. Read More...

Trust finally pays off for Roy Williams, North Carolina in win over Wolfpack

None of UNC's missteps of the past floated through the players' minds down the stretch in their 85-79 win over NC State. And Roy Williams made sure of it. Williams didn’t massage their wounds from home losses to Clemson, Boston College, Duke, and Virginia where seemingly the same haunting scenario played out. He simply challenged them to go get this one. (CLBrownHoops.com)

Rivalry or Not, UNC Hands NC State a Familiar Fate

For UNC basketball coach Roy Williams, beating NC State has become routine. He is 37-4 against the Wolfpack as a head coach, and since 2008, he has as many NCAA Championships as losses to the team. If anyone has an excuse to not view the team in Raleigh as a rival, it would be Roy. But he does view them as a rival. He doesn’t like State. Never has. (Argyle Report)

Video: Myles Dorn UNC Senior Season Highlights

Leading the Tar Heels' secondary, senior Myles Dorn played a huge role in the North Carolina defense. In 2019 he had 83 tackles, 6 pass breakups, and picked off 2 passes. At 6'2" and 205 pounds, Dorn is a solid tackler with the versatility to play both cornerback and safety for UNC during his college career. Read More...

Carmichael Comments: Looking Ahead To Notre Dame And Duke

The North Carolina women's basketball team will celebrate Senior Day on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at Carmichael Arena in a game that's unique for two reasons: number one, it's against the Tar Heels' biggest rival, Duke. Number two, the shared journey in Chapel Hill for the seven seniors and new UNC head coach Courtney Banghart has spanned just one season. (GoHeels.com)

Danny Talbott, a UNC Tar Heel legend

Danny Talbott was noted for his sense of humor and is one of the most revered athletes in Tar Heel history, having played football, baseball, and freshman basketball during his time in Chapel Hill from 1963 to 1967. Over the years, when books have been written about sports at North Carolina, Danny Talbott is included as an important part of that history. (UNC.edu)

Chansky’s Notebook: Still Seeing Red

The best 11-17 team in the country sent State packing again. Maybe Roy Williams should load up his schedule next season with schools that have “State” in their names – Arkansas State, Boise State, you get the point. UNC bookended wins over the Wolfpack to end a near-historic losing streak, and it took the usual suspects and one newcomer to get it done. (Chapelboro.com)

UNC Men’s Tennis Moves Up to No. 2 in ITA Rankings

The most recent ITA men’s tennis rankings released on Wednesday have North Carolina moving up one spot from No. 3 to No. 2 after the Tar Heels had the week off to prepare for the beginning of Atlantic Coast Conference play this weekend. Through 11 matches in 2020, UNC has a 10-1 record with nine shutout wins and five victories over ranked opponents. (Chapelboro.com)

Virginia Gatorade Player of the Year Sydney Reed Signs With UNC Volleyball

North Carolina volleyball is pleased to announce the addition of incoming freshman Sydney Reed, the Virginia State Gatorade Player of the Year, to the 2020 Tar Heels squad. A four-year starter and outside hitter at Flint Hill High School in Oakton, VA, Reed also is a Prep Volleyball High School All-American and a Senior National Player of the Year Finalist. (GoHeels.com)

Coby White becomes first rookie reserve in NBA history to score 30-plus in three straight games

The play of rookie guard Coby White has been a silver lining for the Chicago Bulls. White has been productive in a reserve role for the Bulls over the course of the season, and on Tuesday he made NBA history. Against Oklahoma City, he became the first rookie in league history to score 30-plus points in three consecutive games while coming off the bench. (CBS Sports)
Next >

UNC Twitter Feeds
Scores & Schedules
Full Schedules
Men's Basketball Football Women's Basketball Baseball *All Times Eastern
Wednesday, February 26
UNC Softball1
vs Elon2
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Thursday, February 27
UNC Women's Basketball
vs Notre Dame
7:00 PM Notre Dame, Ind.
ACCNX, Tickets, Streaming
Friday, February 28
UNC Baseball
vs Minnesota
8:00 PM Minneapolis, Minn. (US Bank)
FloBaseball, Tickets, Streaming
UNC Women's Tennis
vs Virginia
3:00 PM Chapel Hill, N.C.
UNC Softball
vs Pittsburgh
6:00 PM Chapel Hill, N.C.
ACCNX, Streaming
Saturday, February 29
UNC Men's Basketball
vs Syracuse
4:00 PM Syracuse, N.Y.
ESPN, Tickets, Radio, Streaming

Tar Heel Birthdays
April Heinrichs (56)
2x NCAA Women's Soccer NPOY; 3x All-American; US Women's National Team
Jim LaLanne (1918-1984)
Football All-Southern, All-American, UNC Team MVP 1939
David Noel (36)
James Worthy (59)
View All Birthdays
UNC Instagram Photos
View All Photos
Thought for the Day
It's the journey itself that you need to enjoy. Results will happen because the journey is right and your values and how you live every day is correct, and not because someone's given you a "quick fix" pill.
--Jenny Levy
Quotes Archive
Today In UNC History
February 27, 1932
Virgil Weathers’ basket with less than 30 seconds to play gives Carolina a 43-42 win over Adolph Rupp’s top-seed Kentucky in the second round of the Southern Conference Tournament. It would be the final time the two schools played one another as members of the same conference.
History Archives
Friendly Feedback
"Once Again, Tar Heel Times Nails it. You're the BEST !!"
Send us your feedback What others are saying

© 2005-2020 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.