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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams hugs North Carolina guard Christian Keeling (55) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Virginia Tech at the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Tuesday, March 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

North Carolina keeps season alive, throttles Va. Tech 78-56

Mar. 10, 2020 9:57 PM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams joked that he nearly broke his dadgum neck Tuesday night because there was a light bulb out in the hallway steps leading up to the press room at the Greensboro Coliseum. “If we lost this game I was going to do it intentionally,”...

North Carolina guard Christian Keeling, left, and Duke guard Tre Jones chase the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Saturday, March 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Carey, Robinson help No. 12 Duke beat rival UNC 89-76

Mar. 7, 2020 10:04 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Vernon Carey Jr., Tre Jones and No. 12 Duke didn't need any wild escape to beat rival North Carolina this time. The Blue Devils took care of the Tar Heels with a strong start-to-finish performance — with the only unexpected part being the jolt coming from graduate reserve Justin...

North Carolina's Leaky Black (1) drives on Wake Forest's Ismael Massoud (25) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Tuesday, March 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Seward)

Anthony, Brooks lead North Carolina past Wake Forest 93-83

Mar. 3, 2020 10:46 PM EST

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is feeling like it did at the beginning of the season. More importantly, the Tar Heels are winning that way. Cole Anthony scored 19 of his 28 points in the second half to help North Carolina beat Wake Forest 93-83 on Tuesday night. Garrison Brooks added 25 points for...

North Carolina forward Garrison Brooks (15) takes a shot over Syracuse forward Bourama Sidibe (34) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Syracuse, N.Y., Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

North Carolina's long-range barrage sinks Syracuse, 92-79

Feb. 29, 2020 7:52 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Cole Anthony says it's simple to excel from long range — “just choose the right spots.” Anthony and his North Carolina teammates did just that on Saturday, hitting 11 of 26 tries from behind the arc in a 92-79 victory over Syracuse. Not bad for the worst...

Louisville forward Jordan Nwora (33) drives to the basket as he's defended by North Carolina guard Brandon Robinson (4) during an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

Nwora leads No. 11 Louisville past short-handed UNC 72-55

Feb. 22, 2020 7:50 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jordan Nwora holds himself to a high standard, and a recent rough patch was hard to endure. The junior wing ended his struggles Saturday, scoring 18 points to lead No. 11 Louisville over North Carolina 72-55. The Cardinals (23-5, 14-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their second...

Wake Forest's guard Chaundee Brown (23) reacts after scoring against North Carolina in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020 in Winston-Salem, N.C. (AP Photo/Lynn Hey)

Wake Forest beats UNC 74-57 for 1st win in series since 2014

Feb. 11, 2020 11:43 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Both Wake Forest and North Carolina entered Tuesday night's game trying to fix problems that had led to a growing list of losses, including one each on last-second baskets over the weekend. Only the Demon Deacons played with an attentiveness to detail, and maybe a little...

Duke forward Wendell Moore Jr., center, celebrates with guard Jordan Goldwire and forward Joey Baker (13) following Moore's game-winning shot in overtime of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Jones, Moore help No. 7 Duke top rival UNC 98-96 in OT

Feb. 8, 2020 11:49 PM EST

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Tre Jones got Duke to overtime, and Wendell Moore Jr. finished off North Carolina. They did it with a pair of plays sure to live on in replays and the lore of the fierce rivalry, too. Jones hit a jumper at the horn to force the extra period, then Moore scored on a putback of Jones'...

North Carolina guard Cole Anthony (2) is picked up by his teammates after Florida State was penalized for charging in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Tallahassee, Fla., Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. Florida State defeated North Carolina 65-59. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

Anthony's back, but UNC's offense out of sync for Duke game

Feb. 6, 2020 5:20 PM EST

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — The return of Cole Anthony from knee surgery hasn’t magically fixed North Carolina’s offensive problems that have lingered all year. The Tar Heels have lost both games since their star freshman point guard's return. Now they’re entering Saturday’s visit...