Tag: ACC basketball

Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.

Terriers Kick Tar Heels’ Derrière


featured image courtesy of goheels.com/Jeffrey A. Camarati by R.L. Bynum What happened? CHAPEL HILL — No. 5 North Carolina couldn’t weather extended stretches without a field goal — including the final 4:29 of the game — and a hot-shooting Wofford team. Poor late-game execution ended the Tar Heels’ 23-game home win streak with a 79-75… Read more »

Tar Heels’ Shooting Against Western Sizzlin


featured photo courtesy of goheels.com//Peyton Williams 8 Things from UNC’s Tar Heels easy test vs. Western Carolina heading to their exam break By R.L. Bynum What happened? CHAPEL HILL — Combining North Carolina’s rebounding domination (53-25) with incredible proficiency from 3-point range doomed Western Carolina, even after the Catamounts jumped to a 5-0 lead. The… Read more »

Defensive Tar Heels ride the Green Wave


featured image by Jeffrey Camarati/goheels.com 8 Things From UNC’s Win Over Tulane By R.L. Bynum What happened? CHAPEL HILL — As probably the least-talented opponent that North Carolina has faced this season, Tulane (6–25 last season) gave the Tar Heels a chance at an easy victory. They pounced on that opportunity early on the way… Read more »

Where did UNC outplay Davidson? In Charlotte.


8 Things From UNC’s Win Over Davidson by R.L. Bynum   What happened? CHARLOTTE — It seems like every day of the Carolina basketball season is Maye Day. And, playing near his home in Huntersville, it was like that again with Luke Maye putting up a double-double by halftime on his way to 24 points… Read more »

Michigan Can’t Top UNC This Time Out


8 Things From UNC’s Win over Michigan by R.L. Bynum   What happened? CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina’s 86–71 blowout of Michigan on Wednesday was as much of a feel-good game — for the most part — as the Tar Heels’ loss to Michigan State on Sunday was a nightmare. Senior guard Joel Berry, who… Read more »

Stock Image Meme – ACC Style

So you’ve probably seen the stock image meme by now, but if you haven’t, you will soon and you’ll be sick of it. But before we get to that point, here’s a quick look around the ACC, stock image meme by stock image meme. Florida State Louisville Notre Dame NC State Syracuse Wake Forest Georgia… Read more »

ACC players in the NBA draft: winners and losers

The ACC set a record last night with 10 players drafted in the first round of the NBA draft, and 14 overall. Just how dominant has the ACC been in the draft? * The ACC is the only conference to have had 4+ first round picks for 9 straight NBA drafts * We’ve had at… Read more »