Countdown to #ACCTipoff: North Carolina Tar Heels



Heel Hype

Three starters and eight of the top 10 scorers return from a North Carolina team that won nine of its last 12 games and finished 25-11 overall and third in the ACC with a 12-6 league mark ... UNC earned its 44th NCAA Tournament bid with a No. 8 seed in the South Regional ... UNC’s top 11 players consisted of one senior, two juniors and eight underclassmen ... the Tar Heels have won 25 or more games 34 times, including seven in the last nine seasons under head coach Roy Williams ... Williams has a career record of 700-180 in 25 seasons and is one of four active Division I coaches in the nation to win 700 games (joining Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Boeheim and Bob Huggins) and the 21st in NCAA history.

James Michael McAdoo was a second-team All-ACC selection by both the media and the head coaches in 2013 ... led the team and was ninth in the ACC in rebounding (7.3) ... scored 10-or-more points in 32 of UNC’s 36 games ... was second on the team in scoring (14.4) and minutes played (29.9) ... led the team and was fourth in the ACC in steals (1.5) ... was fourth in the league with 10 games of 10-or-more rebounds.

P.J. Hairston led the Tar Heels in scoring (14.6) and ended the 2013 season having scored in double figures 33 consecutive games ... was fifth in the ACC in 3-point field goal percentage (.396).

Returning Numbers

2012-13 PG Pct.
Starts108 of 180.600

Team Statistics

Category   ACC NCAA
Scoring Offense76.7316
Scoring Defense69.29241
FG Percentage.4418124
FT Percentage.67510234
3-Pt FG Pct.376435
3-Pt FG PG7.6149
FG Pct. Defense.4238149
Blocked Shots3.311191
Rebound Margin+1.65124
Turnover Margin+3.2218
Roy Williams    
North Carolina(10)282-79
Career Totals(25)700-180
22 NCAA appearances62-21
1 NIT appearance4-1