North Carolina Quick Hits, 10/13

Just when it appeared that North Carolina was on a downward spiral toward a disastrous finish to the 2014 season, the Tar Heels showed some life on Saturday by playing their best game of the year against No. 6 Notre Dame. The Irish walked away with the victory, but UNC came out of the 50-43 loss with hope that its season can still be salvaged.

Off the field, one Tar Heel decommit has announced plans to take an official visit to UNC, and Roy Williams has begun to make a late push for one of the nation’s top recruits. Here are some nuggets you may have missed over the last couple of weeks: