UNC freshman Coby White declares for NBA draft
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina freshman Coby White is entering the NBA draft.
White announced his decision on social media Wednesday, saying "this year, this school, this experience...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina freshman Nassir Little is entering the NBA draft.
Little announced his decision on social media Monday, saying he was "ready now to put everything I...
Tar Heels set for different look, await NBA decisions
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina thrived with a seemingly perfect balance of veteran composure and youthful upside to earn a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — North Carolina guard Kenny Williams is ready to go against Auburn in the NCAA Tournament after straining his hamstring last weekend, while top bench player Nassir Little is...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After making an early exit from the NCAA Tournament last season, North Carolina breezed to the Sweet 16.
Luke Maye and Nassir Little each scored 20 points and the...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Nassir Little has carved out a role at third-ranked North Carolina: fly to the rim, attack the glass and get to the foul line.
Johnson, Maye lead No. 8 UNC past No. 16 FSU, 77-59
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — No. 8 North Carolina convincingly beat both of the Atlantic Coast Conference's hottest teams over a four-day span.
In the process, the Tar Heels laid claim to that...
No. 8 Tar Heels banged up entering trip to Wake Forest
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — It's unclear whether eighth-ranked North Carolina will have freshman Nassir Little at Wake Forest on Saturday due to an ankle injury.
Little, UNC's top bench scorer at 9.8 points, left Monday's loss to fourth-ranked Virginia after rolling his right ankle with 12:06 left before halftime.
No. 11 North Carolina beats No. 10 Virginia Tech 103-82
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina went from being unable to hit a 3-pointer to seemingly unable to miss. And its touted freshmen rolled to big nights against a highly ranked Atlantic Coast Conference opponent.
This is more what coach Roy Williams envisioned — or hoped for, anyway — from his 11th-ranked Tar Heels.
Little, No. 13 North Carolina hold off Notre Dame 75-69
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Once Nassir Little got rolling, No. 13 North Carolina didn't have to worry much about yet another home loss.
Little scored all 11 of his points in the final 11 minutes, and the Tar Heels beat Notre Dame 75-69 on Tuesday night.
"It was just a matter of time," Little said. "Everybody was just waiting for me to do what I do, to help the team be as good as we can be."
Johnson, Maye, No. 14 UNC rout Davidson 82-60
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has been pretty good so far at bouncing back from losses. The 14th-ranked Tar Heels just wish they weren't doing it so often.
Cameron Johnson scored 17 points, Luke Maye had 11 points and 14 rebounds, and North Carolina beat Davidson 82-60 on Saturday.
No. 14 North Carolina beats UNC Wilmington 97-69
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina gave its Hall of Fame coach what he wanted in a dominant second half against an in-state opponent.
The 14th-ranked Tar Heels need it to be the first step during an important month that could give them the chance to sharpen their imperfect play.
Cameron Johnson scored 21 points to help the Tar Heels beat UNC Wilmington 97-69 on Wednesday night, turning a close game into a rout by doing the very things coach Roy Williams has been pushing them to do.
Little, Johnson lead No. 7 UNC past Saint Francis 101-76
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Once seventh-ranked North Carolina started taking care of the basketball, the Tar Heels had no trouble taking care of Saint Francis of Pennsylvania.
Cameron Johnson scored 20 points, freshman Nassir Little added 19 and North Carolina beat Saint Francis 101-76 on Monday night in the on-campus round of the Las Vegas Invitational.