Sunday Basketball Brunch: Is North Carolina a legit title contender? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTHE FIRST WORD: North Carolina added another top 10 victory to its head-scratching résumé on Saturday, outlasting a young turnover-prone Kentucky team 82-77 despite 19 missed foul shots to … Read More

No. 1 Michigan State loses to North Carolina 79-65 – Washington Post

Washington PostEAST LANSING, Mich. — Tom Izzo was somber after his team’s first setback of the season. J.P. Tokoto had 12 points and a career-high 10 rebounds to help North … Read More

4-point play: Instant analysis on North Carolina-Michigan State – USA TODAY

USA TODAYHOW THE TAR HEELS WON: The hallmark of Tom Izzo’s Michigan State program has been toughness. But undermanned North Carolina was the clear aggressor from the start tonight. In … Read More