The North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball program is the intercollegiate men’s basketball team of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The Tar Heels have won seven NCAA men’s college national championships (1924, 1957, 1982, 1993, 2005, 2009, and 2017).  North Carolina’s six NCAA Tournament Championships are third-most all-time, behind University of California, Los Angeles(11) and University of Kentucky(8). They have also won 18 Atlantic Coast Conference tournament titles, 32 Atlantic Coast Conference regular season titles, and also an Atlantic Coast Conference record 20 outright Regular Season Championships.  The program has produced many notable players who went on to play in the NBA, including all of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History: Billy Cunningham, Michael Jordan and James Worthy. Many Tar Heel assistant coaches have gone on to become head coaches elsewhere.
From the Tar Heels’ first season in 1910–11 through the 2017–18 season, the program has amassed a .738 all-time winning percentage (second greatest all-time), winning 2,232 matches and losing 792 games in 108 seasons. The Tar Heels also have the most sequential 20-win seasons with 31 seasons from the 1970–71 period throughout the 2000–2001 season.  On March 2, 2010, North Carolina became the next school basketball program to achieve 2,000 wins in its own history. The Tar Heels are currently ranked 3rd all time in wins trailing Kentucky by 31 games and Kansas by 16 games. The Tar Heels are one of only four Division I Men’s Basketball plans to have ever achieved 2,000 successes. Kentucky, Kansas, and Duke will be the other three. North Carolina has averaged more wins per year played than any other app in college basketball.
Carolina has played 160 games in the NCAA championship game. The Tar Heels have emerged in the NCAA Tournament Championship Game 11 occasions, and have been in a listing 20 NCAA Tournament Final Fours. The Tar Heels have made it into the NCAA tournament 50 occasions (second-most all time ), and have gathered 123 victories (second most all-time).  North Carolina also won the National Invitation Tournament in 1971, and appeared in two NIT Finals with six appearances in the NIT Tournament.  Additionally, the team has been the number one seed in the NCAA Tournament 17 occasions, the latest being in 2019 (most #1 seeds all-time).
North Carolina has been rated in the Top 25 in the AP Poll an all-time album 908 months, has beaten #1 ranked teams a record 14 times, has the maximum sequential 20-win seasons with 31, and also the most sequential top-3 ACC regular season finishes with 37.  North Carolina has ended the season ranked in the Top-25 of the AP Poll 50 times and at the Top-25 of the Coaches’ Poll 52 times. Further, the Tar Heels have ended the season ranked #1 in the AP Poll 5 occasions and rated #1 at Coaches’ Poll 6 days. In 2008, the Tar Heels received the initial unanimous preseason #1 ranking at the history of the Coaches’ Poll or the AP Poll.  In 2012, ESPN ranked North Carolina #1 on its list of the 50 most prosperous programs of the past 50 decades.