By Matt Paul
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    Will We See The Old McDonald?

    January 15, 2014 at 9:58 am

    It’s difficult not to notice that as Leslie McDonald has gone of late, so have the Tar Heels. McDonald, who returned to the lineup on Dec. 18 vs. Texas after missing the first nine games of the regular season for receiving impermissible benefits, had a solid game vs. the Longhorns with 15 points. Like his […]

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    James’ Return Should Bolster Heels On Both Ends Of Court

    January 8, 2014 at 11:05 am

    Setbacks like Sunday’s loss at Wake Forest are surely frustrating for the Tar Heels, but for the most part you can’t blame their defense. UNC has been mostly stellar on that end of the court, holding opponents to just 38.5 percent shooting. That was not the case vs. the Deacs, who knocked down 48.1 percent […]

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    Bobcats Down Raptors 104-102 With Help From Kemba

    December 19, 2013 at 2:22 pm

    Kemba Walker poured in 29 points, including a buzzer-beating jump shot in overtime, to lift the Charlotte Bobcats to a 104-102 win over the Toronto Raptors Wednesday.

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    Breaking Down The Bearcats

    December 18, 2013 at 1:00 pm

    Cincinnati is more than just a town known for the Reds, great chili and the comedy classic WKRP, it also happens to boast a very good college football program. UNC will see for itself when it takes on the American Athletic Conference team in the 2013 Belk Bowl on Saturday, December 28th, in Bank of […]

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    Bobcats Blow Lead, Fall To Lakers At Home, 88-85

    December 15, 2013 at 9:39 am

    The Charlotte Bobcats blew a late lead and a chance to hand the Los Angeles Lakers a devastating blow with an 88-85 loss Friday night at Time Warner Cable Arena.

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    “Dome At Last”: My First Visit To The Smith Center

    December 11, 2013 at 2:00 pm

    Despite all the stories he does for and WCHL, there’s still only one Matt Oakes. Therefore, when Matt O took off for Charlotte to cover Florida State’s rout over Duke in the ACC title game, Matt P had an opening to report on Saturday’s Tar Heels men’s game vs. UNC-Greensboro. I did not tell […]

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    UNC Men’s Basketball Dominates UNCG 81-50

    December 7, 2013 at 9:29 pm

    The UNC men’s basketball team took a quarter of action to get rolling before pulling away for a for a 31-point lead, 81-50.

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    UNC Men’s Basketball Comeback Falls Short To UAB, 63-59

    December 1, 2013 at 9:05 pm

    One week after erupting for 93 points in an upset win over Louisville, UNC’s offense sputtered in a 63-59 non-conference loss to UAB Sunday at Bartow Arena.

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    Orange HS FBall Season Halted By So. Durham

    November 29, 2013 at 10:58 pm

    Marvin Tillman picked off a pass and returned it 70 yards for a touchdown, lifting Southern Durham to a 31-24 win over Orange in a thrilling North Carolina 3AA third-round playoff game Friday night.

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    Defense Helps Build Tar Heels Into Winner

    November 27, 2013 at 10:18 am

    Eighty, as in the number of points the Tar Heels scored in Saturday’s 80-20 win over Old Dominion, is remarkable to be sure. Another number associated with the Tar Heels, 90, might be even more impressive, however. It’s the total points the team has allowed in its last five games, all wins, as UNC climbed […]