Some North Carolina hoops-related links from around the web:
North Carolina’s loss to NC State raises more questions about its starting lineup, writes Greg Barnes of Inside Carolina.
UNC in need of better effort, writes Harold Gutmann of The Herald-Sun.
It took the Tar Heels 4:46 of clock time to end their 13-game winning streak over NC State, Adam Lucas of goheels.com writes.
The urge to win hit the Tar Heels too late, writes Andrew Carter of The News & Observer.
There are only 11 returning players in the ACC who have yet to attempt a 3-pointer. Barry Jacobs at Duke Basketball Report breaks down the reticent bombers.