The Fayetteville Observer | Stephen Schramm: The Tar Heels need Joel Berry and Justin Jackson to step up and fill new roles this year. They will be crucial to the team’s ability to move on from the Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige era while continuing to compete.
Associated Press | Joedy McCreary: After days of outrage following the reveal of the new Victory Bell, North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham has now given his team permission to paint it. It’s now more important than ever that UNC beats Duke.
Carolina Blue | Ross Martin: What to expect from point guard Nate Britt in 2016. His role will likely change now that Theo Pinson will miss several weeks of game action to a broken foot.
The State | Lou Bezjak: The Tar Heels have successfully recruited South Carolina forward Jaelynn Murray. She is UNC’s second women’s basketball signee from Dreher High School in as many years.