North Carolina Tar Heels
North Carolina opened the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament by reclaiming the form that carried the Tar Heels through February. The only question is whether they’ll have to continue their title chase without the guy who sparked their late-season surge.
The Miami Hurricanes continued their undefeated run through the Atlantic Coast Conference Saturday and even received a standing ovation from Miami Heat superstars LeBron James and Dwyane Wade.
The Miami Hurricanes hit Tobacco Road Thursday night with plenty of skeptics not ready to believe the Canes are ready to compete in the Atlantic Coast Conference. By the time the game in Chapel Hill ended, it was the North Carolina Tar Heels looking for answers after Miami knocked them off at the Deandome, 68-59.
University of Miami Hurricanes fans are likely looking ahead to next weekend’s matchup with the Florida State Seminoles. But, the team can’t afford to do that with a stout North Carolina Tar Heels team coming to Sun Life Stadium on Saturday.
The Miami Hurricanes journey to North Carolina this Saturday will go a long way towards determining whether the Canes have any chance at a bowl game in 2011.
The Miami Hurricanes pulled out a miraculous victory over Virginia Thursday afternoon in the ACC Tournament. But their luck ran out Friday on a buzzer beater against the North Carolina Tar Heels.