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What in Tar Nation Ep. 4: South Carolina recap

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Are you done celebrating the win this past Saturday? Yeah, neither are we.

South Carolina v North Carolina Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

If you somehow missed all of the excitement from this past weekend, Mack Brown’s first return game with the Tar Heels resulted in a 24-20 victory over the South Carolina Gamecocks. It was the team’s first victory in an opener against a Power Five team since 1997, when...well...Mack Brown was here.

To celebrate, Hosts Tanya Bondurant (@tanyabondurant) and Brandon Anderson (@thbbrandon) are back for another episode of What in Tar Nation, and discuss the exciting win in Charlotte. Topics discussed include:

  • Sam Howell proving that he deserved the quarterback job
  • Jay Bateman’s surprisingly good defense
  • Best of and worst of the game
  • Seeing the clock tower lit up in person, championship belts, and Mack Brown’s suspect dance moves

As always, be sure to subscribe to the Tar Heel Blog podcasts on your favorite podcast app to stay up to date with everything Tar Heels. Also, be sure to keep checking in with us as we provide more previews and coverage leading up to the first home game of the year against Miami! Go Heels!