NCAA Tournament History for North Carolina

+ indicates wins over a higher seeded team.
- indicates losses to a lower seeded team.

Overall Record: 126-47, 0.728

YearConferenceRegionSeed
Results
2019ACCMidwest1
  • beat M 16 Iona 88-73
  • beat M 9 Washington 81-59
  • -lost to M 5 Auburn 80-97
  • 2018ACCWest2
  • beat W 15 Lipscomb 84-66
  • -lost to W 7 Texas A&M 65-86
  • 2017ACCSouth1
  • beat S 16 Texas Southern 103-64
  • beat S 8 Arkansas 72-65
  • beat S 4 Butler 92-80
  • beat S 2 Kentucky 75-73
  • beat M 3 Oregon 77-76
  • beat W 1 Gonzaga 71-65
  • 2016ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Florida Gulf Coast 83-67
  • beat E 9 Providence 85-66
  • beat E 5 Indiana 101-86
  • beat E 6 Notre Dame 88-74
  • beat M 10 Syracuse 83-66
  • -lost to S 2 Villanova 74-77
  • 2015ACCWest4
  • beat W 13 Harvard 67-65
  • beat W 5 Arkansas 87-78
  • lost to W 1 Wisconsin 72-79
  • 2014ACCEast6
  • beat E 11 Providence 79-77
  • lost to E 3 Iowa State 83-85
  • 2013ACCSouth8
  • beat S 9 Villanova 78-71
  • lost to S 1 Kansas 58-70
  • 2012ACCMidwest1
  • beat M 16 Vermont 77-58
  • beat M 8 Creighton 87-73
  • beat M 13 Ohio 73-65
  • -lost to M 2 Kansas 67-80
  • 2011ACCEast2
  • beat E 15 Long Island 102-87
  • beat E 7 Washington 86-83
  • beat E 11 Marquette 81-63
  • -lost to E 4 Kentucky 69-76
  • 2009ACCSouth1
  • beat S 16 Radford 101-58
  • beat S 8 LSU 84-70
  • beat S 4 Gonzaga 98-77
  • beat S 2 Oklahoma 72-60
  • beat E 3 Villanova 83-69
  • beat M 2 Michigan St 89-72
  • 2008ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Mt St. Mary's 113-74
  • beat E 9 Arkansas 108-77
  • beat E 4 Washington St 68-47
  • beat E 3 Louisville 83-73
  • lost to M 1 Kansas 66-84
  • 2007ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Eastern Ky 86-65
  • beat E 9 Michigan St 81-67
  • beat E 5 Southern Cal 74-64
  • -lost to E 2 Georgetown 84-96, OT
  • 2006ACCEast3
  • beat E 14 Murray St 69-65
  • -lost to E 11 George Mason 60-65
  • 2005ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Oakland 96-68
  • beat E 9 Iowa State 92-65
  • beat E 5 Villanova 67-66
  • beat E 6 Wisconsin 88-82
  • beat S 5 Michigan St 87-71
  • beat M 1 Illinois 75-70
  • 2004ACCSouth6
  • beat S 11 Air Force 63-52
  • lost to S 3 Texas 75-78
  • 2001ACCSouth2
  • beat S 15 Princeton 70-48
  • -lost to S 7 Penn State 74-82
  • 2000ACCSouth8
  • beat S 9 Missouri 84-70
  • +beat S 1 Stanford 60-53
  • +beat S 4 Tennessee 74-69
  • +beat S 7 Tulsa 59-55
  • lost to E 5 Florida 59-71
  • 1999ACCWest3
  • -lost to W 14 Weber St 74-76
  • 1998ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Navy 88-52
  • beat E 8 Charlotte 93-83, OT
  • beat E 4 Michigan St 73-58
  • beat E 2 Connecticut 75-64
  • -lost to W 3 Utah 59-65
  • 1997ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Fairfield 82-74
  • beat E 9 Colorado 73-56
  • beat E 5 California 63-57
  • beat E 6 Louisville 97-74
  • -lost to SE 4 Arizona 58-66
  • 1996ACCEast6
  • beat E 11 New Orleans 83-62
  • lost to E 3 Texas Tech 73-93
  • 1995ACCSoutheast2
  • beat SE 15 Murray St 80-70
  • beat SE 7 Iowa State 73-51
  • beat SE 6 Georgetown 74-64
  • +beat SE 1 Kentucky 74-61
  • lost to M 2 Arkansas 68-75
  • 1994ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Liberty 71-51
  • -lost to E 9 Boston College 72-75
  • 1993ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 East Carolina 85-65
  • beat E 8 Rhode Island 112-67
  • beat E 4 Arkansas 80-74
  • beat E 2 Cincinnati 75-68, OT
  • beat M 2 Kansas 78-68
  • beat W 1 Michigan 77-71
  • 1992ACCSoutheast4
  • beat SE 13 Miami-Ohio 68-63
  • beat SE 5 Alabama 64-55
  • lost to SE 1 Ohio State 73-80
  • 1991ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Northeastern 101-66
  • beat E 9 Villanova 84-69
  • beat E 12 Eastern Mich 93-67
  • beat E 10 Temple 75-72
  • -lost to SE 3 Kansas 73-79
  • 1990ACCMidwest8
  • beat M 9 Missouri St 83-70
  • +beat M 1 Oklahoma 79-77
  • lost to M 4 Arkansas 73-96
  • 1989ACCSoutheast2
  • beat SE 15 Southern U 93-79
  • beat SE 7 UCLA 88-81
  • -lost to SE 3 Michigan 87-92
  • 1988ACCWest2
  • beat W 15 North Texas 83-65
  • beat W 10 Loyola-Marymnt 123-97
  • beat W 3 Michigan 78-69
  • lost to W 1 Arizona 52-70
  • 1987ACCEast1
  • beat E 16 Pennsylvania 113-82
  • beat E 9 Michigan 109-97
  • beat E 5 Notre Dame 74-68
  • -lost to E 2 Syracuse 75-79
  • 1986ACCWest3
  • beat W 14 Utah 84-72
  • beat W 6 UAB 77-59
  • lost to W 2 Louisville 79-94
  • 1985ACCSoutheast2
  • beat SE 15 Middle Tenn St 76-57
  • beat SE 7 Notre Dame 60-58
  • beat SE 11 Auburn 62-56
  • -lost to SE 8 Villanova 44-56
  • 1984ACCEast1
  • beat E 8 Temple 77-66
  • -lost to E 4 Indiana 68-72
  • 1983ACCEast2
  • beat E 10 James Madison 68-49
  • beat E 3 Ohio State 64-51
  • -lost to E 4 Georgia 77-82
  • 1982ACCEast1
  • beat E 9 James Madison 52-50
  • beat E 4 Alabama 74-69
  • beat E 3 Villanova 70-60
  • beat M 6 Houston 68-63
  • beat W 1 Georgetown 63-62
  • 1981ACCWest2
  • beat W 10 Pittsburgh 74-57
  • beat W 3 Utah 61-56
  • beat W 8 Kansas St 82-68
  • +beat E 1 Virginia 78-65
  • -lost to ME 3 Indiana 50-63
  • 1980ACCMidwest3
  • -lost to M 6 Texas A&M 61-78, 2 OT
  • 1979ACCEast1
  • -lost to E 9 Pennsylvania 71-72
  • 1978ACCWest
  • lost to San Francisco 64-68
  • 1977ACCEast
  • beat Purdue 69-66
  • beat Notre Dame 79-77
  • beat Kentucky 79-72
  • beat UNLV 84-83
  • lost to Marquette 59-67
  • 1976ACCMideast
  • lost to Alabama 64-79
  • 1975ACCEast
  • beat New Mexico St 93-69
  • lost to Syracuse 76-78
  • beat Boston College 110-90
  • 1972ACCEast
  • beat South Carolina 92-69
  • beat Pennsylvania 73-59
  • lost to Florida St 75-79
  • beat Louisville 105-91
  • 1969ACCEast
  • beat Duquesne 79-78
  • beat Davidson 87-85
  • lost to Purdue 65-92
  • lost to Drake 84-104
  • 1968ACCEast
  • beat St. Bonaventure 91-72
  • beat Davidson 70-66
  • beat Ohio State 80-66
  • lost to UCLA 55-78
  • 1967ACCEast
  • beat Princeton 78-70, OT
  • beat Boston College 96-80
  • lost to Dayton 62-76
  • lost to Houston 62-84
  • 1959ACCEast
  • lost to Navy 63-76
  • 1957ACCEast
  • beat Yale 90-74
  • beat Canisius 87-75
  • beat Syracuse 67-58
  • beat Michigan St 74-70, 3 OT
  • beat Kansas 54-53
  • 1946SouthernEast
  • beat New York 57-49
  • beat Ohio State 60-57, OT
  • lost to Oklahoma St 40-43
  • 1941SouthernEast
  • lost to Pittsburgh 20-26
  • lost to Dartmouth 59-60