9 NFL players who also excelled on the basketball court
|Hometown:||East Meadow, NJ|
|High School:||Holy Trinity|
|Born:||February 25, 1962 (57)|
|Notes:||Basketball, 1980 McDonald's All-American|
In addition to being an All-American on the gridiron for North Carolina, Julius Peppers walked-on for the two basketball coaches – Bill Guthridge and Matt...Monday October 8, 2018
Carolina Insider Podcast: ECU Preview, Matt Doherty, Part 2
Preview Saturday's football game at East Carolina and hear from former Tar Heel basketball head coach and player Matt Doherty in Friday's edition of the...Friday September 7, 2018
Carolina Insider Podcast: Matt Doherty, Part 1
Join hosts Jones Angell of the Tar Heel Sports Network and Adam Lucas of GoHeels.com on the latest episode of the Carolina Insider podcast for...
Thursday September 6, 2018
The Moment Roy Williams Turned Down UNC
It was UNC Athletic Director Dick Baddour's task to court and hire Roy Williams. We all know how it ended up in 2000: Williams declined,...
Thursday April 26, 2018
Chansky’s Notebook: A Circuitous Route
Notre Dame coach Mike Brey owes his job to Roy Williams. Brey, whose Fighting Irish host UNC Saturday, is in his eighteenth season at Notre...
Friday January 12, 2018
Young Jalek Felton is growing into a Roy Williams point guard
Raymond Felton was a Matt Doherty recruit — his class anchored that championship run — but he was the first starting point guard under Roy...
Thursday December 7, 2017
UNC’s Disaster Relief Jamboree preview: ECU Pirates
One of the teams joining UNC in the Disaster Relief Jamboree Sunday is the East Carolina Pirates. Coached by former UNC guard Jeff Lebo, the...Saturday November 4, 2017
Chansky’s Notebook: Perfect Time to Reset for Matt Doherty
Matt Doherty had almost fallen out of basketball after coaching stints at Florida Atlantic and SMU, following his short stay in Chapel Hill. Doherty had...
Friday August 18, 2017
Atlantic 10 Hires Matt Doherty As Associate Commissioner
Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner Bernadette V. McGlade announced Thursday the hiring of former basketball coach Matt Doherty to the position of Associate Commissioner for Men’s...
Thursday August 17, 2017
A look back at UNC's 1984 NCAA Tournament game versus Indiana
UNC meets Indiana in the Sweet Sixteen on Friday night. It will be the first postseason meeting between the two teams since 1984. That season...
Thursday March 24, 2016