Bradley, who averaged 7.1 points and 5.1 rebounds this past year, was going to be the inside focal point for the North Carolina attack this upcoming season. Now Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams will have to make due with a batch of new faces.
Berry’s return to the UNC fold (along with fellow senior Theo Pinson) gives the Tar Heels veteran leadership in an era where such experience is void in college basketball.
College hoops rivals North Carolina and Duke resume their continual battle for Tobacco Road supremacy in Durham on Thursday, and figures to be another in the long line of historic battles between the two programs.
The Tar heels have been able to keep up a frenetic pace on offense so far this season. UNC has nearly cracked triple digits in all three wins early this year, led by Joel Berry II and Justin Jackson.
4.7 seconds. Not a very long time. That’s all it took for North Carolina’s hoops dreams to come crashing down.
Stakes are high as the Big Ten Challenge continues tonight with No. 9 UNC and No. 2 Maryland
As the NCAA Men’s basketball season rolls around, preseason number 1, the University of North Carolina, is again in the national spotlight.
The North Carolina Tar Heels and the South Carolina Gamecocks kick off the 2013 College Football season with a game this Thursday on ESPN at 6 pm. North Carolina, a state school known for its basketball history, will be traveling to Columbia to face South Carolina, a state school that is consumed with its recent football success and is hungry for more.
It marked the latest off-court misstep for Hairston, who had been cited twice in the span of a month while driving a rental vehicle linked to a convicted felon. Authorities dropped one set of those charges last week.