Posted by Andrew Carter on January 27, 2015
This was Roy Williams, the North Carolina coach , talking about Marcus Paige on Monday night and those questions that surrounded Paige not long ago, the ones about what was wrong with him and what was bothering him and whether the pressure was too much.
Silly questions, it seems now, with Paige perhaps coming off of his best game of the season.
“I really don't care about the questions,” Williams said. “I really don't. I don't care if it's you or the Pope – and I'm not Catholic. So I'm not making the Pope mad. I never questioned him. I never questioned him. So I really don't care.”
Posted by Andrew Carter on January 26, 2015
North Carolina and Wake Forest will play two non-conference games in football in 2019 and 2021, the schools announced on Monday.
Posted by Andrew Carter on January 15, 2015
JP Tokoto enjoys hearing the boos after helping the Tar Heels beat the Wolfpack for the 23rd time in 25 tries under Roy Williams.
Posted by Andrew Carter on January 12, 2015
Andrew Carter’s Dunks, Bricks and top 10 for his ballot for The Associated Press Top 25 men’s basketball poll.
Posted by Andrew Carter on January 8, 2015
Ten members of North Carolina's incoming recruiting class have enrolled early and are on campus. The most heralded of UNC's early enrollees is Jalen Dalton, the defensive end from Clemmons. Dalton should have a chance to make a significant contribution early, given the Tar Heels' struggles on defense this season and particularly on the defensive line.
Posted by Andrew Carter on January 6, 2015
T.J. Thorpe, a wide receiver who arrived at North Carolina as a heralded recruit and then spent years battling injury, is transferring to Virginia, he announced on Twitter on Monday. Virginia announced Thorpe's transfer, too, in a statement on Tuesday.