Tar Heels going with defensive Plan B

Roy Williams' teams are known for their offense, but this team can defend

Originally Published: February 19, 2014
By C.L. Brown | ESPN.com

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Several times during North Carolina's seven-game win streak, coach Roy Williams' postgame remarks have included, almost apologetically, that the opponent missed some shots they normally make.

As if Carolina might have caught them on an off night. As if the Tar Heels didn't have anything to do with the other teams' low shooting percentages. As if Williams doesn't want the secret to get out.

The Heels believe in their defense.

"We've taken that to heart ...

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