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Justin Jackson is saving North Carolina without Marcus Paige
You can make the argument that Marcus Paige is more important to his team than any player in the country. Consider that, last season, Paige hit 94 three-pointers while the rest of UNC combined to make 90. He also led the team in scoring, assists, steals and made free throws, all during a year he was battling nagging injures most of the time. (SB Nation
How UNC Can Make The College Football Playoff
Didn’t think we’d be saying this after the South Carolina game, but here we are: there’s one week left until bowl selection time, and UNC still has a shot at the College Football Playoff. Carolina currently sits at no. 11 in both the AP and coaches’ polls – I’m writing this on Saturday night – but they’ll be in the top 10 when the new polls come out. (Chapelboro.com
The North Carolina Tar Heels Can Still Make The College Football Playoff
Andrew Flowers at FiveThirtyEight gives the Tar Heels a 39 percent chance at making the College Football Playoff if Carolina wins out. He writes that teams like Carolina and Michigan, “need a messy highway pileup for them to swerve into the mix.” So. Let’s look at the games and find that pileup. (Chapelboro.com
A scientific look at Roy Williams' emotions
Emotion. It's something that UNC Men's Basketball Coach Roy Williams has a lot of. And now we know exactly what he's feeling. Microsoft released a new tool that uses an algorithm to guess how you feel, by using a picture of your face. The Daily Tar Heel used the tool to run some old photos of Roy to see just how he was feeling and graphed the results: (Daily Tar Heel
Roy Williams On The Win Over Kansas State
What did you learn about your team tonight? Roy Williams: “Well, I told them at the 3:28 that I felt like we were in good shape, that our team could be made right now. The team is made during the season. It’s not made in the preseason practicing. The team, the whole chemistry of everybody, the toughness of everybody, is made once you start playing the games." (Inside Carolina
Video: Justin Jackson CBE Hall of Fame Classic Highlights
Justin Jackson was dominant in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic, combining for 43 points (16-28 FG) to go along with 18 rebounds and 8 assists in two games against Northwestern and Kansas State - both Carolina victories.
UNC AD Bubba Cunningham talks about Tar Heels' football schedule
"When we started doing our scheduling when we first got here, the philosophy was, ‘How do we get to a BCS game?’ All you have to do is win your league, so it really didn’t matter who you played with the guaranteed spot,” Bubba Cunningham said in a recent interview. “Now we have the College Football Playoff, so the metrics have changed, and the schedule hasn’t caught up to it yet." (ESPN.com
CBS Sports College Football Power Rankings: UNC makes big gain
9 North Carolina (13): The ACC title game is going to be the most entertaining in the country. Book it. Clemson has the No. 5 defense. The Tar Heels have the No. 10 scoring offense. The Tigers' path to the playoff is anything but clear. (CBS Sports
Schoettmer: "I just don't like their football program"
Fifth-year senior linebacker Jeff Schoettmer has seen it all. The former walk-on was on the sideline when Gio Bernard ran back the game-winning punt against N.C. State in 2012. He was also on the field when the Wolfpack ran all over the Tar Heels last season for an embarrassing 35-7 loss. (Carolina Blue
Video: Roy Williams 'Dabs' After Beating KSU for CBE Classic Title
North Carolina celebrates after beating Kansas State for the CBE Classic Tournament title and Roy Williams learns that he's a natural at the 'Dab.'