Eric Montross News & Bio
Eric Montross on His Bloody Duke Night, 'I Wear the Scars As a Badge of Honor'
|High School:||Lawrence North|
|Born:||September 23, 1971 (49)|
|Notes:||Basketball, 1990 McDonald's All-American|
Before speaking to Eric Montross, his reputation will meet you first. Friends, colleagues, and fans will converse to you about one of the nicest Tar...Tuesday October 6, 2020
Eric Montross on Recognizing His White Privilege and Fighting Against Racial Injustice
Eric Montross is one of Dean's boys. It's a title proudly worn and said by many players from Dean Smith's coaching era. When Coach Smith's...Sunday August 30, 2020
Vintage Photo of UNC 1993 National Champions at Sutton's
UNC basketball's career leader in steals, Derrick Phelps, took to Twitter to share an old school photo of he, Eric Montross, and Pat Sullivan standing...
Friday August 28, 2020
Top 30 UNC Basketball Teams Of All-Time: No. 5 - 1992-93
The 1992-93 Tar Heels don't have the eye-popping names dotting the roster, though Eric Montross and George Lynch were excellent and had long NBA careers...
Saturday June 27, 2020
This day in sports history: Chris Webber's infamous timeout seals championship for North Carolina
The Tar Heels had put together their own outstanding season, entering the tournament as ACC regular-season champions with a 28-4 record. It was a veteran...
Sunday April 5, 2020
Triangle Timehop: Today in local college basketball history (April 3)
April 3, 1993: UNC beats Kansas 78-68 to advance to the title game, UNC's first appearance since 1982. It was a bit of revenge for...
Friday April 3, 2020
Eric Montross discusses Laettner, Dean Smith, Duke rivalry and more
Eric Montross won a national championship with UNC in 1993 and helped the Tar Heels upset Duke in the famous "bloody Montross" game. Now, he...Monday February 3, 2020
Eric Montross: The Analyst
Eric Montross, like Hubert Davis, played for Dean Smith and knows Roy Williams well. Montross, a 7-foot center in his playing days, sits in the...
Saturday December 28, 2019
The 25 Greatest Games in UNC Basketball History: No. 12 - “Bloody Montross”
When it was over, and elated Tar Heel fans stormed the Dean Dome floor, Mike Patrick said it best: “There is just something magical about...
Saturday June 29, 2019
Lucas: Eric Montross Father's Day Basketball Camp Impact Continues
The Eric Montross Father's Day Basketball Camp, which was first held in 1995 and will convene for the 25th time this weekend in Chapel Hill,...
Tuesday June 18, 2019