The Latest: North Carolina men's hoops seeking a home game
The program’s official Twitter account posted Monday that the Tar Heels are seeking a home game for this week. 18 Virginia Tech was postponed, the third Atlantic Coast Conference home game called off for the program. ___Vanderbilt says a limited number of students from its senior class can attend the men’s basketball home game Wednesday with Kentucky. ___The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Monday that Clemson's men's basketball game at Notre Dame scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed due to COVID-19 issues. AdThe conference says in a release that the postponement follows a positive test, subsequent quarantining, and contact tracing within the Clemson men’s program.
Freshman Anthony scores 34 points, No. 9 UNC beats Irish
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - Cole Anthony didn't need much time to make his mark on the North Carolina record book. Anthony scored 15 points during a 29-13 second-half run that put the Tar Heels in control. He helped the Tar Heels reach a milestone - they earned their 700th ACC victory, the first program in the conference with that many wins. RECORD BOOKThe record Anthony broke was previously held by McCants, who scored 28 points in the opener against Penn State in 2002. ON THE OTHER HANDAt times, the Tar Heels looked like they haven't played together very often - for good reason.