1978-1979 North Carolina Tar Heels

1978-1979 North Carolina Tar Heels Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
- Jimmy Black Fr PG 6-2 160 Nov 20, 1960 Bronx (NY) United States N/A
- Dudley Bradley Sr GF 6-6 195 Mar 19, 1957 Baltimore (MD) United States Edgewood High School
- Pete Budko So N/A N/A - N/A United States N/A
- Dave Colescott Jr N/A N/A - Marion (IN) United States Marion High School
- Mike O'Koren Jr GF 6-7 207 Feb 7, 1958 Jersey City (NJ) United States Hudson Catholic Regional High School
- Mike Pepper So PG 6-3 188 - Vienna (VA) United States Flint Hill School
- John Virgil Jr SG 6-5 185 Feb 3, 1958 Wilson (NC) United States N/A
- Jeff Wolf Jr F 6-10 205 Sep 3, 1958 Kohler (WI) United States N/A
- Al Wood So GF 6-6 193 Jun 2, 1958 Gray (GA) United States Jones County High School
- Rich Yonakor Jr PF 6-9 220 Oct 3, 1958 Euclid (OH) United States N/A

Recent North Carolina Tar Heels History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 6-3 (1-1) 5th (ACC) N/A N/A
2018-2019 29-7 (16-2) 1st (ACC) 4th Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2017-2018 26-11 (11-7) 3rd (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 2nd Rnd
2016-2017 33-7 (14-4) 1st (ACC) 4th Rnd NCAA Champion
2015-2016 33-7 (14-4) 1st (ACC) Champion NCAA Runner Up
2014-2015 26-12 (11-7) 5th (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 24-10 (13-5) 3rd (ACC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2012-2013 25-11 (12-6) 3rd (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 2nd Rnd
2011-2012 32-6 (14-2) 1st (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2010-2011 29-8 (14-2) 1st (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2009-2010 20-17 (5-11) 9th (ACC) 1st Rnd NIT Runner Up
2008-2009 34-4 (13-3) 1st (ACC) 3rd Rnd NCAA Champion
2007-2008 36-3 (14-2) 1st (ACC) Champion NCAA 5th Rnd
2006-2007 31-7 (11-5) 1st (ACC) Champion NCAA 4th Rnd
2005-2006 23-8 (12-4) 2nd (ACC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2004-2005 33-4 (14-2) 1st (ACC) 3rd Rnd NCAA Champion
2003-2004 19-11 (8-8) 5th (ACC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2002-2003 21-14 (7-9) 6th (ACC) 3rd Rnd NIT 4th Rnd

1978-1979 North Carolina Tar Heels Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Mike O'Koren Consensus All-American Second Team
Mike O'Koren NABC All-American Second Team
Mike O'Koren USBWA All-American Second Team
Mike O'Koren UPI All-American Second Team

1978-1979 North Carolina Tar Heels Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Roy Williams Assistant Coach - N/A
Rick Brewer Director of Sports Information 1975-1976 N/A