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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.

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 »

R.L.’s Media Musings: An Update on Cam vs. The Media


Editor’s note: New contributor R.L. will write regularly about media topics of interest to the sports fans of NC. He’ll also contribute to our coverage of UNC hoops. And if I know him well, he’ll probably write some stuff about running (he’s closing in on 50 career marathons). R.L. spent 27 years as a newspaper… 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 »