CLEMSON, S.C. -- North Carolina s players and coaches escaped injury Wednesday when the team bus was involved in a car wreck on the way to the team s shoot-around practice in preparation for a 9 p.m. game at Clemson, a team spokesman said.
Matt Bowers, associate athletics communications director for North Carolina, said a car hit the bus in the parking lot outside Littlejohn Coliseum. Bowers said the female driver of the car wasn t injured. There were some minor scrapes on the bus, but the woman s car sustained significant damage.
The crash slightly delayed the Tar Heels arrival at Littlejohn for the shoot-around.
On his Twitter page, North Carolina freshman forward John Henson had a sense of humor about the crash.
Wow on the way too shootaround and car spears us coincidence .......I think not lol, Henson tweeted.