North Carolina coach Roy Williams has something to harp on going into Saturday's game against North Carolina State. And his players are part of the chorus.
Williams: Heels must guard better
The Shelby Star
As the nation's No. 1 team, North Carolina knows it's going to get every team's best shot.
It also is likely to get every coach's showiest wardrobe item.
UNC pays price for No. 1: It's blinding blazer madness
The Hampton Daily Press
Whether after a missed shot or free throw, a basket or turnover, N.C. State forward Brandon Costner said the Wolfpack's strategy for Saturday will be pretty simple against top-ranked North Carolina.
Run like heck back, Costner said.
Pack wants to get back
The News and Observer
Wayne Ellington's 3-pointer with 0.4 seconds remaining on Sunday proved something.
North Carolina is as good as a college basketball team any we are likely to see in this day of parity, where the average recruit has become more and more aware of the true meaning of playing time and the luxury that mid-major programs can afford him.
The Tar Heels are playing like a champion, but can they finish?
The Rocky Mount Telegram