Inside Carolina | Greg Barnes: North Carolina basketball will need to fill the leadership role that was left vacant after Marcus Paige graduated. Many of the upperclassmen have become more vocal in the lead up to the beginning of the season.
Carolina Blue | Jarrett Corder: The Hurricanes have a great defense against the run, but the Tar Heels will test them against the passing game, something they have not seen a lot so far. Mitch Trubisky and the Carolina offense may be uniquely talented to challenge Miami.
Athlon Sports | Jon Kinne: Miami is projected to beat the Tar Heels this weekend, as long as the Hurricanes can disrupt Mitch Trubisky in the field. Watch out for Miami’s rushing attack against North Carolina’s defense, and UNC’s receivers against the Hurricane secondary.
Rivals.com | Krysten Peek: 2017 North Carolina recruit Isaiah Stokes speaks about the recruiting process and his upcoming visit to UNC Chapel Hill.