Michael Jordan, when the rest of the world was already tuned into him in the NBA, was very much known for his exceeding dominance in all aspects of the game. Not too many people know that a lot of skills he displayed in the NBA were acquired, with him being the pure competitor that he … More The Skills Michael Jordan Always Had When He Was a Tar Heel
North Carolina is arguably one of the most successful programs in college basketball. It has 6 NCAA national championships under its belt. The Carolina basketball program is known for its emphasis on team play and solid fundamentals. But their game plan wouldn’t be as successful without their star players. Here are the top Tar Heels … More University of North Carolina’s top 4 greatest players
In January 1910, the first ever basketball game North Carolina was played. They beat Virginia Christian by doubling their score, 42-21. Eleven years later, North Carolina became part of the Southern Conference. Three years later, in 1924, the Tar Heels went undefeated, tallying up a jaw-dropping 26-0 record. In 32 seasons, from 1921-1953, the Tar … More The Early History Of The Tar Heels
The occasional injury is an endemic part of any sport. For young athletes, it becomes almost second nature to receive an occasional sprain. Being able to learn the sources of these injuries and how to avoid them becomes a very important part of sports like basketball, which stands out as a leading cause of many … More Avoiding Sports Injuries In Basketball.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has produced many notable figures over the years. I’m sure you’ve heard of a few of them (I can definitely think of one alumnus that nearly everyone on Earth should’ve heard of by now). Many of these figures have been Tar Heel players, a few of whom … More Cream of the crop: A summary of the best players produced by the Tar Heels