Hornets First-Round Pick Charged With Assault After Punching Teenager

Former UNC star P.J. Hairston—who was forced to turn pro and spend last season in the D-League after being suspended by the NCAA for receiving impermissible benefits—went to a local pickup game at the YMCA this weekend, where he got mad and punched a 17-year-old kid he was playing against. » 7/07/14 12:19pm 7/07/14 12:19pm

Marcus Paige Is College Basketball's Newest Little Badass

Despite all the good it offers, a college basketball season like the one we are currently enjoying—one that comes stocked with All-American talent and blue chip NBA prospects—can find itself lacking in the presence of a particular brand of collegiate star: the little guy who, despite his diminutive size and long-shot… » 2/27/14 10:56am 2/27/14 10:56am

UNC Academic Scandal Continues, Reportedly Tolerated Cheating

While the actual "student-athlete" may have died a long time ago, the conceit somehow lives on. As college athletics has grown in popularity and profitability, the NCAA quietly killed the student-athlete and replaced him with an evil twin brother. It used to be a ringer was a guy who had no connection to a team, he… » 11/18/12 10:07am 11/18/12 10:07am

UNC And Michigan State Will Wear Ugly Camo Uniforms In Game On Aircraft…

Now is as good of a time as any to remind the world that in just a week and a half, two premier college basketball programs will be playing an actual game that will actually count on a giant aircraft carrier on the water in San Diego. And they'll be doing so, it turns out, in camouflage jerseys that say "U.S.A." on… » 11/01/11 6:00pm 11/01/11 6:00pm

Here's Video Of UNC's Anticlimactic Buzzer-Beater

UNC came back from down 17 19 against Miami this afternoon. Their only lead of the game came at the buzzer, when Kendall Marshall drove valiantly to the hoop and... dished it off to Tyler Zeller for a lay-up. Still, a game-winning buzzer-beater is a game-winning buzzer-beater, a win is a win, and so on. The Heels… » 3/11/11 2:30pm 3/11/11 2:30pm